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Art & Urban Design Event Milton Keynes, UK: Michel Mossessian Information

Art & Urban Design Conference

15 Jul 2010

Location: Milton Keynes Gallery

World class designer Michel Mossessian confirms attendance at Next Week’s
Art & Urban Design event

Standard Rate £155 + VAT
3rd Sector Rate £135 + VAT

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Join us on the 14-15 Jul 2010 in Milton Keynes

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The international architect and designer Michel Mossessian will discuss his “urban room” concept – a new way of thinking about defining public spaces.

Henrik Sander & Stefanie Bremer, of the German urban research bureau Orange Edge, will look at public design on a regional level with a focus on the ‘Metropole Ruhr’.

Shaeron Averbuch, artist & founder of Art in Architecture will examine DIY regeneration and a project to transform an area of Granton through an exciting community owned project.

The 3rd annual national conference highlights include:

a. Strategies for urban change
b. Artists & the arts on the placemaking agenda
c. Contemporary arts in city development
d. Reclaiming abandoned & neglected urban areas

Debate will focus on the role of artists and the creative community in making places, the effects of the recession on creativity in placemaking, collaborative working practices and ways of engaging local communities in the creation of inspiring and interesting places.

Speakers include:

a. Will Cousins, Architect, Urban Designer & Director, David Lock Associates
b. Stephanie Fuller, Senior Manager, Regional Planning, Arts Council England
c. Michael Stanley, Director, Modern Art Oxford
d. Liza Fior, Director, MUF Architects & Artists
e. And many more of the industry’s key figures

The venue in Milton Keynes is well served by rail:

a. taking only 30 minutes from London
b. only 50 minutes from Birmingham New Street
c. and just 1hr 30mins from Manchester

Location: Milton Keynes, Bucks, England, UK

Buckinghamshire Buildings – Selection

Milton Keynes Academy building
Design: BDP
Milton Keynes Academy
image from the architects
Milton Keynes Academy

Milton Keynes Stadium
Design: HOK Sport Architecture
Milton Keynes Stadium
image : HOK sport architecture
Milton Keynes Stadium

Stowe House – Restoration Phase 2
Design: Purcell Miller Tritton
Stowe House
image from the architects
Buckinghamshire house

Bedfordshire Buildings – Selection

Carnival Arts Centre, Luton, Bedfordshire, England
Design: Ash Sakula Architects
Carnival Arts Centre
photo : Morley von Sternberg
Carnival Arts Centre Luton

The Long Barn Studio
Nicolas Tye Architects
Long Barn Studio
photo : Nerida Howard
The Long Barn Studio

The Long Barn
Nicolas Tye Architects
Long Barn
image from the architects
The Long Barn

The University of Bedfordshire New Luton Campus
RMJM Architects
University of Bedfordshire
image from the architects
Luton Campus

London Architect

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