Welcome to the Blog site of staff teaching on courses of the Grenfell-Baines Institute of Architecture at the University of UCLan. Located a few minutes walk from the City Centre, the institute provides world class facilities and teaching on courses which explore architectural design and research issues on a regional and global scale. Part of the School of Art, Design and Fashion (ADF) in the College of Culture and Creative Industries, the Institute resides within a vibrant creative environment; maintaining strong historic ties with the construction and engineering disciplines, while retaining its identity and culture as a thriving architecture school.