14 Oct 2009

Grant Brooker and Luis Vidal present Heathrow East

Grant Brooker, Executive Director of Foster + Partners and Luis Vidal, Founder of Vidal y Asociados arquitectos, gave a fascinating presentation of their plans for Heathrow East to a packed audience on Wednesday morning.

8 Oct 2009

The Future of the School Building Programme in London

Mairi Johnson, Head of Design at Partnerships for Schools (PfS), gave the keynote speech at a conference looking at the future of the schools building programme in London.

22 Sep 2009

Steve Norris Speaks at NLA Nights

At this month’s NLA Nights event, NLA supporters were treated to an insightful talk from guest speaker Steve Norris, Former Minister and London Mayoral Candidate, and Board Member for Transport for London and the London Development Agency.

22 Sep 2009

Housing Design Guide Consultation Event

This July, Mayor of London, Boris Johnson published the draft London Housing Design Guide, with the aim of setting a new benchmark for the design and quality of London’s housing.

17 Sep 2009

London's Learning

NLA’s busy Autumn programme kicked off this morning with a full-house at this month’s education breakfast talk ‘London’s Learning’.

21 Aug 2009

London's Learning

Continuing NLA’s workplace series this month, Philip Ross, CEO of The Cordless Group, presented a fascinating vision of the potential impacts of ‘cloud computing’ on London’s workplaces at a packed breakfast talk this morning.

18 Aug 2009

NLA and Time Out London Launch 'Don’t Move, Improve!’

Time Out London and New London Architecture (NLA) are launching 'Don't Move, Improve!', a competition which aims to find London's best and most innovative home extensions.

12 Aug 2009

New Chelsea Barracks Shortlist Revealed

Ten architecture and masterplanning practices have been shortlisted to design a new masterplan for the Chelsea Barracks site, following the withdrawal of the Richard Rogers scheme by Qatari Diar.

5 Aug 2009

London's Future Workplace

A series of leading office experts, expert witnesses and development practitioners were invited to NLA on Wednesday morning to speak at a conference examining ‘London’s Future Workplace’. With the BPF highlighting the dramatic impact of the current downturn on the office sector, the conference aimed to look at how London’s workplaces will change when we emerge from recession, and what impact new technology and new ways of working will have on the design and procurement of office space.

3 Aug 2009

NLA Nights: What Should London Be Made Of?

In a special ‘Two Minute Talks’ event on Monday evening NLA invited a series of eleven leading architects and practitioners, including Peter Bishop from the LDA, Alan Baxter from Alan Baxter & Associates and our very own Peter Murray, to speak on the topic of 'What Should London Be Made Of' for just 120 seconds each.