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A regional guide to current and forthcoming exhibitions, lectures, conferences and seminars, selected to meet readers' cpd needs. Information for inclusion should be sent to Andrew Mead at The Architects' Journal at leasttwo weeks before publication.


Houseworks 12 June-24 July. A touring exhibition of work by young Edinburgh architects at Pitshanger Manor, Mattock Lane, Ealing (0181 567 1227).

Jean Nouvel Saturday 13 June, 18.30. A lecture at the Royal Academy. Tickets 0171 300 5687.

Inclusive Design 15, 22 June, 18.30. Lectures on environmental access at the aa, 36 Bedford Sq, WC1. Details 0171 887 4092.

pfi 98 16-17 June. A conference and exhibition at the Paragon Hotel, Earls Court. Details 0171 970 4741.

Building Winning Teams Wednesday 17 June. A Construction Study Centre event in London. Details 0121 434 3337.

Future of the riba Architectural Library Wednesday 17 June, 18.30. A debate at the riba. Details Tim Drewitt 0171 483 3979.

Peter Hall Wednesday 17 June, 18.30. The Annual Urban Design Group Lecture at 77 Cowcross St, EC1. Details 01235 851415.

Marcus Taylor 17 June-12 July (Wed-Sun). New sculpture connects all three floors of The Tannery, 57 Bermondsey St, SE1 (0171 234 0587).

Fire Safety during the Construction Process Thursday 18 June. A seminar at the riba. Details Sally Barber 0171 307 3681.

Brian Clarke Until 19 June. An exhibition at Faggionato Fine Arts, 49 Albemarle St, W1 (0171 409 7979).

Mikel Toms and Reservoir Friday 19 June, 19.30. The Philips Pavilion 40th anniversary concert at the aa. Details 0171 887 4039.

Building Types in London Saturday 20 June. A Buildings of England conference at the Paul Mellon Centre, 16 Bedford Sq, WC1 (0171 580 0311).

Brazil Still Builds Until 26 June. An exhibition at the aa (0171 887 4039).

Victoria Arney Until 26 June. New paintings at Shillam + Smith, 122 Gt Titchfield St, W1 (0171 637 0057).

Making Partnering Work in Practice Friday 26 June. An ibc conference at a London venue. Details John Wilson 0171 453 2107.

Dark Field Until 28 June. Artists' installations in the Boiler House, Hackney Wick. Details 0956 568525.

Architecture for Austria 1896-1996 1 July-5 September. An exhibition at the riba Architecture Centre, 66 Portland Place, W1 (0171 580 5533).

Antoni Malinowski Until 4 July. A wall drawing at the riba (0171 580 5533).

Canadian Practice Until 6 July. The work of 16 architects in an exhibition at the riba (0171 580 5533).

Richard Burdett Wednesday 8 July, 18.30. The udg Kevin Lynch Memorial Lecture at 77 Cowcross St, EC1. Details 01235 851415.

A Renaissance Enigma Until 12 September. The 'North Italian Album' - an exhibition at the Soane Museum, 13 Lincoln's Inn Fields, WC2.

Aspects of Architecture: Representing Exteriors Until 11 October. An exhibition at the V&A, South Kensington, SW7.


Repair of Timber-framed Buildings Thursday 18 June. An Essex County Council course at Cressing Temple, Witham. Details 01245 437644.

Paved with Gold Until 21 June. An exhibition at Kettle's Yard, Castle St, Cambridge. Details 01223 352124.

Cambridge Dept of Architecture Annual Exhibition 22 June-3 July (excl. weekends). At 1 Scroope Terrace (01223 332958).

Cable Fire Hazards Wednesday 1 July. A seminar at the bre, Garston, Watford. Details 01923 664765.

riba Certificate in Project Management 3-5 July and 11-13 July. A residential course at the Watford Hilton Hotel. Details 0121 331 4497.

East Midlands

riba cpd Event: Energy Ratings and the Building Regulations Tuesday 9 June, 14.00. At Nottingham. Details 0121 331 4497.

Contaminated Land, New Opportunites Tuesday 16 June. A seminar at Nottingham. Details Jayne Griffiths 01733 334455.

North West

Manchester School of Architecture End of Year Shows 13-17 June. Details Gillian Ward 0161 247 6950.

South East

Kent Institute Architecture End of Year Show 22 June-4 July. At Canterbury (01227 769371).


Peter Aldington's House and Garden Sunday 21 June, 14.00-17.00. Open to the public for the afternoon. At Turn End, Townside, Haddenham, Bucks.

L N Cottingham 1787-1847: Architect of the Gothic Revival Until 21 June. An exhibition at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford.

South West

Art, Architecture and Design in Devon 1910-58 20 June-25 July. An exhibition at the City Museum and Art Gallery, Drake Circus, Plymouth.

riba Business Dinner Friday 3 July, 19.00. At the National Marine Aquarium, Plymouth. Details 01752 265921.

riba cpd Event: Brickwork Problems - Prevention and Cure Wednesday 8 July, 12.00. At Ibstock's Pinhoe Factory, Exeter. Details Mrs Alexander 0870 903 4041.


Designs on Rome 11-17 June. An exhibition by this year's graduating students at the University of Bath. Details 01225 826654.

Edward Nash Monday 15 June, 19.00. A lecture at the brsli, 16-18 Queen Sq, Bath (01225 312084).

Turning Green Until 26 June. An exhibition of 'green' extensions and conversions at the Architecture Centre, Narrow Quay, Bristol. Details 0117 911 1540.

Modern Technology in Building Conservation Friday 26 June. The 1998 cotac Conference at the Old Town Hall, Swindon (0171 973 3615).

West Midlands

Urban Design Road Show Thursday 18 June. A riba/rtpi event at the Tally Ho Centre, Birmingham. Details 0121 331 4497.

Walters & Cohen Thursday 25 June, 19.30. A lecture at The Pheasant, New St, Worcester. Details Steve Moore 01584 781338.

cdm Regulations/Planning Supervisor Course 30 June, 7 and 14 July. A three-day riba course at Birmingham (0121 331 4497).

Economics of Faclities Management Tuesday 30 June. A Construction Study Centre event at Birmingham. Details 0121 434 3337.

Claustrophobia Until 2 August. A group show on 'all things domestic' at the Ikon Gallery, Brindleyplace, Birmingham (0121 248 0708).

A Splash of Colour New public art works in the Saltly and Small Heath area of Birmingham, curated by Shillam + Smith. Free map of the projects from 0800 614 900.


Sculpture and the Garden 15-18 July. A conference at University College Bretton Hall, near Wakefield (01924 830261 x2073).

John Kippin: Histories of the Imagination Until 4 October. A public artwork for the Rotunda Museum, Scarborough, and Scarborough Castle (01723 374839).


Transforming Architecture: Richard Murphy Architects Until 27 June. An exhibition at the Seagate Gallery, Seagate, Dundee (01382432 025).

Edward Piper: Circles of Stone Until 5 July. Photographs at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery, 1 Queen St, Edinburgh.


Alvar Aalto in Seven Buildings Until 16 August. An exhibition at the Netherlands Architecture Institute, Rotterdam (003110 4401200).


Art Nouveau architecture flourished early this century in the Latvian capital of Riga, beyond the boundaries of its Old Town. These buildings are the subject of an exhibition at the riba Heinz Gallery, 21 Portman Square, London W1 until 25 July (0171 580 5533). Above: detail of a facade by Michail Eisenstein.

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