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Fire Experience Day for Architecture Students

On June 9, 2022 a group of staff and students from the School of Architecture + Cities, University of Westminster attended a pilot day hosted by the Fire Service Training College. The experience and information gathered was particularly useful with regard to the new Building […]

The Westminster Hydro Green Wall Installed in Marylebone Campus

This academic year, several of the BSc Architecture and Environmental Design students [who are part of the Westminster Environmental Society] and academics have been collaborating with Square Mile Farms in the creation of a hydroponic green wall for the production of food. This project is the […]

Urban Inclusion in Middle Eastern Cities | Contribution by Nasser Golzari (UoW) to “HABITAT: Embracing Change in the Post-2030 Future”

Congratulations to Dr Nasser Golzari on his contribution to “HABITAT: Embracing Change in the Post-2030 Future” SDG 16: “URBAN INCLUSION IN MIDDLE EASTERN CITIES” Credits to all authors, The Global Sustainable Technology & Innovation Community G-STIC, Thames & Hudson and HABITAT Coalition. The exhibition in the press: urbanNext the Photographic […]

Patent for the design of a Helical Structural Framework

Pete Silver, Senior Lecturer in the School of Architecture and Cities has been awarded a patent from the UK’s Intellectual Property Office for his design for a helical structural framework. Hopefully, we shall be able to prototype and construct this at a large scale on […]

Lindsay Bremner wins new British Academy Research Grant

Lindsay Bremner and an interdisciplinary and intersectoral team of researchers from India, the UK and Canada have been awarded a British Council Knowledge Frontiers: International interdisciplinary Research 2022 grant for a two-year project titled ‘Reimagining the Good City from Ennore Creek, Chennai.’ Ennore Creek is […]