York Design Awards 2019 Launch Evening - 30 January 2019

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Temple Hall

University of St John

Lord Mayor's Walk

York

YO31 7EX

United Kingdom

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Join us for the launch of the 2019 York Design Awards

13th Annual York Design Awards

LAUNCH EVENING

Wednesday 30th January 2019 from 6pm - 9pm

Our guest speaker Stephen Witherford of Witherford Watson Mann Architects, London

Lecture Title: Dwelling - Place: re-imagining the fragmented city


Since establishing Witherford Watson Mann Architects in 2001, Stephen has led projects for Amnesty International UK’s headquarters, the Bankside Urban Forest, Arts Council England’s North West offices in Manchester, Olympic Legacy Masterplan, Astley Castle, a contemporary almshouse in London, Clare College, Cambridge and The Courtauld Institute of Art. The practice was awarded the 2013 RIBA Stirling Prize for the construction of a contemporary house within the medieval ruins of Astley Castle.

Stephen is an artist Trustee of Tate Gallery, and member of Tate Modern Council. He was previously a member of the British School at Rome Faculty of Fine Arts, the Mayor’s Design Advisory Group and a Visiting Fellow in Urban Design at the London School of Economics


York Design Awards 2019 Launch Evening schedule

18:00 Pre-launch drinks and canapes reception and networking

19.00 Welcome

19:05 Introduction David Warburton, York Design Awards

19:15 Keynote speaker Stephen Witherford of Witherford Watson Mann Architects

20:00 Drinks and networking

You can book your place online by clicking on the REGISTER button, above.

Getting to the Venue

Campus parking is unavailable, York Council’s Union Terrace and Monk Bar pay and display car parks are just a short walk from the campus. The entrance to Temple Hall is from Lord Mayor's Walk. Click here for campus map

For more information about the York Design Awards visit: http://www.yorkdesignawards.org or email inspire@yorkdesignawards.org

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Temple Hall

University of St John

Lord Mayor's Walk

York

YO31 7EX

United Kingdom

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