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'Ingress', a show of recent prints and drawings by Shirley Diamond, is at the Bothy Gallery, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Bretton Hall, Wakefield until 15 November. Open daily 11.00-16.00. Admission free. Details 01924 830302.


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.


Performing Buildings Monday 26 October, 20.00. An evening of artists' films projected on to Bankside Power Station, SE1 (0171 887 8000).

Willem Jan Neutelings Tuesday 27 October, 18.30. A lecture at the Architectural Association, 36 Bedford Sq, WC1. Details 0171 887 4039.

Light, Colour and Health - Design for Reduced Stress in the Workplace Thursday 29 October. A one-day Workplace Comfort Forum conference at the ice, 1 Gt George St, SW1. Details 01892 531830.

The Special Relationship: American & British Architecture Since 1945 29-30 October. A two-day conference at the Architectural Association.

Details 0171 580 0311.

Scale: Anna Lopez de la Torre Until 30 October. An exhibition at Shillam+ Smith, 122 Gt Titchfield St, W1. Details 0171 637 0057.

Architecture, Experience, Thought - Tony Fretton Architects Until 31 October. An exhibition at the aa, 36 Bedford Sq, WC1 (0171 887 4039).

Oscar Niemeyer Until 31 October. An exhibition at the riba Architecture Centre. Details 0171 580 5533.

Fuel for Thought Until 1 November. A 'car-free London' exhibition at the Architecture Foundation, 30 Bury St, SW1 (0171 839 9389).

Beyond Minimalism: Recent Architecture of Tadao Ando Until 1 November. An exhibition at the Royal Academy, Piccadilly, W1.

Wolf D Prix (Coop Himmelblau) Tuesday 3 November, 18.30. A lecture at the riba (0171 580 5533).

Ben Van Berkel Tuesday 3 November, 18.30. A lecture at the aa. Details 0171 887 4039.

Business Management Training for Architects Begins 4 November. Six half- day sessions at the riba. Details 0171 580 3058 or 0171 937 6699.

Houses in Children's Books Until 6 November. An exhibition at the Prince's Institute, 14 Gloucester Gate, NW1 (0171 916 7380).

Tony Fretton Tuesday 10 November, 18.30. A talk at the riba.

The High Performance Workplace Wednesday 11 November, Thursday 3 December. Four half-day Workplace Comfort Forum seminars in London. Details 01892 531830.

Keep Off The Grass? Thursday 12 November. A one day conference at the riba on 'developing greenfields for new communities'. Details from the tcpa 0171 930 8903.

Avoiding Potential Contractual Pitfalls Thursday 12 November. A Construction Study Centre course in London. Details 0121 434 3337.

Ralph Ball Until 15 November. Furniture and lighting at the Plateaux Gallery, 1 Brewery Sq, Tower Bridge Piazza, SE1. Details 0171 357 6880.

Arabian Sites: The Architecture of Oman Until 21 November. An exhibition at the riba Architecture Centre. Details 0171 580 5533.

Bernd & Hilla Becher Until 29 November. Photographs of industrial structures at Camden Arts Centre, Arkwright Rd, NW3 (0171 435 2643).

The Work of Charles and Ray Eames Until 3 January. The Library of Congress/Vitra Design Museum show is at the Design Museum, Shad Thames, SE1. Details 0171 403 6933.


peter Ahrends Wednesday 28 October, 18.00. A lecture at the Dept of Design, University of Luton (01582 489230).

riba cpd Event: Project Management Skills - Time and Risk Management Thursday 5 November, 13.30. At New Hall, Cambridge. Details 01223 461458.

riba cpd Event: The Party Wall Act 1996 Wednesday 11 November. A one- day course at New Hall, Cambridge. Details 01223 461458.

The Art of Building: Phase 2 Until 19 November. New European art galleries - an exhibition at The Minories, 74 High St, Colchester (01206 577067).

Whole Building Studies 26-27 November. The bre's 3rd Cardington Conference at Cardington, Beds. Details Maureen Gaddes 01923 664765.

North West

Fusion 30 October-27 November. Industrial design by Grimshaw & Partners at the Tea Factory, Liverpool. Details 0151 225 2914.

Peter Wilson Tuesday 10 November, 19.00. A lecture at Manchester Town Hall. Tickets £5 from 0161 236 5667.

Richard Murphy Tuesday 17 November, 19.30. A lecture at the Grenfell Baines Gallery, Vernon St, Preston. Details Peter Trebilcock 0161 973 1505.

Transparent Room: Michael Pinsky Until 2 January. An installation at Bolton Museum & Art Gallery. Details 01204 522311.

South Western

Design in the Devon Environment Friday 20 November, 10.00. A Design Forum event at Buckfast Abbey. Details Alan Stone 01392 382601.


James Burland Tuesday 17 November, 18.15. A lecture at the Arnolfini, Narrow Quay, Bristol (01179 299191). After Hours II Until 20 November. An exhibition of art works by construction professionals at the Architecture Centre, Narrow Quay, Bristol. Details 0117 922 1540.

West Midlands

Roger Swaab (Hickton Madeley Architects) Tuesday 27 October, 19.30. A lecture at the Shirehall, Shrewsbury. Details Mark Newall 01743 361261.

riba cpd Course: cdm Regulations/

Planning Supervisors Course 3, 10 and 17 November. At Birmingham. Details 0121 331 4497.

1998 National Project Management Exhibition 11-12 November. At the National Motorcycle Museum, Birmingham. Details 01256 766984.

Avoiding Potential Contractual Pitfalls Friday 13 November. A Construction Study Centrecourse at Birmingham. Details 0121 434 3337.

Callum Innes/Ellen Gallagher Until 22 November. Two abstract painters at the Ikon Gallery, Brindleyplace, Birmingham (0121 248 0708).


Working with cdm Regulations Monday 2 November. A Construction Study Centre course at Harrogate. Details 0121 434 3337.

Avoiding Potential Contractual Pitfalls Wednesday 11 November. A Construction Study Centre course at Harrogate. Details 0121 434 3337.

Feasibility of Loft Space Conversions Thursday 12 November, 12.00. A Velux seminar at riba Regional hq, Leeds (0113 2456250).

The Conservation of Historic Interiors 23-24 November. A course at the University of York. Details 01904 433963.


Marc Newson Wednesday 28 October, 18.00. A lecture at Glasgow Film Theatre, 12 Rose St, Glasgow. Tickets 0141 332 8128.

Hideo Furuta Until 7 November. Sculptures at the Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh. Details 0131 650 2211. Jonathan Glancey Monday 16 November, 19.00. A talk at Waterstone's, Sauchiehall St, Glasgow.

Murray Grigor Tuesday 17 November, 19.30. A lecture at the rias, 15 Rutland Sq, Edinburgh. Details 0131 229 7545.

Making/Thinking: Artists Build - Per Kirkeby Until 29 November. Architectural projects by Per Kirkeby at the Matthew Gallery, 20 Chambers St, Edinburgh. Details 0131 650 2306.

A Beautiful Dream Until 20 December. 'Two visionary palaces by K F Schinkel' at the National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh (0131 624 6200).


Minimising Construction Waste Tuesday 27 October, 14.30. A workshop at the Trevithick Building, Cardiff University. Details Torgun Cane 0171 222 8891, fax 0171 222 1708.

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