• Reconfiguring Place: What’s Vital Now?

    POSTPONEMENT ANNOUNCEMENT This event has been postponed and will no longer take place on 25 March 2020.  We have agreed this in conversation with our partner UCL and our speakers, based on the current health warnings associated with the coronavirus. A new date for the event will be agreed and announced in due course. The […]

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  • Reconfiguring Place: Housing

    In this climate, how can we propose inventive, realistic ways to shift culture and improve the quality, range and affordability of housing? Reconfiguring Place: Housing is the third event in the 2019/20 Glass-House WE design event series. Housing is seen as a commodity – by those who build, buy it and live in it. However, a complex range […]

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  • Think Station: your ideas for a new passenger hub

    This session entitled PASSENGERS is one of a series of one-day workshops on the design of a new passenger hub being organised by Network Rail and Design Council.

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  • Empowering Design Practices: LIVE

    EVENT ORGANISED BY Empowering Design Practices  ABOUT THIS EVENT Empowering Design Practices: LIVE will create a space for discussion and for sharing stories, as well as present the learning and resources developed through our five-year Empowering Design Practices research project. We will be sharing approaches to supporting community leadership and engagement in the design and […]

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  • DOTI fest 2019 | a festival of new design ideas

      EVENT ORGANISED BY Snook ABOUT THIS EVENT DOTI Fest 2019 is a platform for honest, system-wide conversation and collaboration. Our vision is to create a world where people and communities thrive. We see this as a systems challenge. DOTI Fest joins up voices across systems to take on some of our planet’s biggest challenges, from critical health […]

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  • Community engagement: collaborative design techniques

    EVENT ORGANISED BY: Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) ABOUT THE EVENT In 2019, The Glass-House will be delivering a series of continuing professional development seminars for the RIBA Core CPD 2019 and the City Club CPD 2019 programmes. This interactive seminar will explore how to work with community stakeholders and clients through collaborative design processes. […]

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  • RIBA Guerrilla Tactics 2019

    On 6 November, Grace Crannis and Myra Stuart from The Glass-House will be running a workshop at the CPD day of this year’s RIBA Guerrilla Tactics. They offer a brief and playful introduction to working with communities and community clients, and the opportunities that can be created by operating as an enabler. The workshop will […]

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  • Reconfiguring Place: High Streets

    How can we uncover the opportunities high streets could offer local people, and enhance the role they can play in making them thrive? Reconfiguring Place: High Streets is the second event in the 2019/20 Glass-House WE design event series. With central government injecting £1 billion in funding into high street renewal, there is a real opportunity for us […]

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  • Reconfiguring Place: Intergenerational Cities

    Intergenerational Cities How can we design and develop places where people of different ages can connect and help each other? What can bringing different generations together through place do to help improve our quality of life and create new opportunities for all of us? Intergenerational Cities is the first event in Reconfiguring Place, the 2019/20 [...]

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  • 13th European Biennial of Towns and Town Planners 2019 | Planning Fringe

    EVENT ORGANISED BY: Plymouth City Council ABOUT THIS EVENT This year Plymouth will be hosting the 13th European Biennial of Towns and Town Planners 2019, themed ‘Planning on the Edge’ . As a precursor to this international event Plymouth City Council, who is a partner in the biennial, will be curating the Planning Fringe. This […]

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