Author: desf

01 Mar BoB North

Architecture and Architecture Technology modules will be taking over space in the unused former Central Post Office – a listed building in the heart of the city’s historic markets area - to collaborate for the second year in this edgy ‘pop-up’ design fair. A showcase...

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01 Dec President Medal Student Success

Student Aadil Sidat (Bsc Hons Architecture) has been shortlisted for the RIBA Presidents Medal Bronze award 2015. Remarkably, this is the second year that a student at the institute have been short-listed for this prestigious award, following Darius Narmontas’s shortlisting in 2014. The RIBA President’s Medals...

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01 Dec Design Research North

The University has recently announced funding for an architecture office ‘Design Research North’ to launch in within the Institute. The office will be run by staff and students. Work has already started on two live projects. The office offers students the opportunity to contribute to...

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01 Nov Student Mentoring Scheme

A collaboration with RIBA North West and the Lancashire Society of Architects Twenty-four Year 3 students signed up to participate in this scheme – an expansion of the successful mentoring collaboration between the RIBA NW Region and the Manchester schools of architecture that was set up...

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01 Oct Peoples Canopy Exhibition

Following on from the Stoneygate competition, students were invited to exhbit their designs in the mobile exhibition and event space – ‘The Peoples Canopy’ installed in Preston City Centre in October and designed by Peoples Architecture Office, China. Designed on the theme of the city as...

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01 Sep Stoneygate Competition

During Fresher’s Week 2015, students from all courses and years in the Institute were invited to take place in a week long competition aimed at welcoming new students. Each group was set the task of creating a design to celebrate the work of Preston-born inventor...

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