In Place of Architecture: Architecture Portfolio Day

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To coincide with the In Place of Architecture exhibition at the NTU's Bonington Gallery, we are offering 30 aspiring architects the opportunity to attend a portfolio building day at NTU’s City site on Wednesday 25 November, 9 am - 3 pm.

  • From: Wednesday 25 November 2015, 9 am
  • To: Wednesday 25 November 2015, 3 pm
  • Location: Bonington building, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus, Shakespeare Street, Nottingham, NG1 5LS

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Event details

To coincide with the In Place of Architecture exhibition at the NTU's Bonington Gallery, we are offering 30 aspiring architects the opportunity to attend a portfolio building day at NTU’s City site on Wednesday 25 November, 9 am - 3 pm.

Students participating in this event will have the opportunity to:

  • visit the In Place of Architecture exhibition
  • participate in two workshops focussing on the exhibition and architecture in Nottingham
  • meet current Architecture students to find out about their university experience
  • find out more about the university application process.

For more information about the day, please see the programme tab (above).

Requirements
Students should apply if they are intending to study Architecture at university and are currently in their first year of A-level or studying a relevant BTEC course.

If you have any questions about the event, please email Sarah Barkley.

Programme

Schedule for the day
TimeSession
9 amRegister.
9.30 amGroup One – Visit the In Place of Architecture exhibition
Group Two – Visit the SPUR exhibition.
10 amIndividual discussion with tutor or current final year Architecture student at NTU reflecting on what you have seen. You'll be asked to respond to the visual pieces in the exhibitions.
10.30 amSwap exhibitions and repeat the reflecting exercise.
12 pmLunch.
12.30 pmDebate the social issues facing architects that have been highlighted by the exhibition.
1 pmWhat would you do as an architect? Create posters and images that reflect the social issues discussed above.
3 pmExhibition of final work.
3.30 pmSummary and close.

Preparation

Please note that participants will be asked to complete a short preparatory exercise before they attend this event.

Booking information

This is a free event open to students who are intending to apply for an Architecture course at university. Participants must be in the first year of studying an A-level or a relevant BTEC course.

Please contact Sarah Barkley for more information.

Location details

Room/Building:

Bonington building

Address:

Nottingham Trent University
City Campus
Shakespeare Street
Nottingham
NG1 5LS

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