Manchester Architects Dinner 2017

Manchester Architects Annual Dinner 2017

Come and join us for a great evening with colleagues, friends and clients at the Manchester Architects Annual Dinner 2017. Enjoy a complimentary arrival drink, three course dinner and live entertainment all evening, with entry into our charity raffle included with ticket purchase. Tickets are on sale now priced at £70 plus VAT. Table bookings […]

Sir Henry Royce Institute – the home of graphene

Lecture series: Rafael Vinoly

Martin Clancy, Director at Rafael Vinoly, will talk about their design for the University of Manchester’s £60 million Graphene Engineering Innovation Centre (GEIC). Martin will also discuss Vinoly’s RIBA award-winning City Football Academy for Manchester City FC. Located on the university’s North Campus, the 8,400m2 GEIC building will be used for industry-led innovation and applications […]

Craftworks 2017 // 2-day Heritage Stone Masonry Event: Session 2

Craftworks 2017 2-day Heritage Stone Masonry Event: Session 2 Set out, carve and embellish your own ovolo section from soft limestone and learn the art of indenting and plastic repair with direction and guidance from expert master carver Nick Roberson. This is a unique opportunity for an intensive hands-on learning experience in Manchester. The event […]

Craftworks 2017 // 2-day Heritage Stone Masonry Event: Session 1

  Craftworks 2017 2-day Heritage Stone Masonry Event: Session 1 Set out, carve and embellish your own ovolo section from soft limestone and learn the art of indenting and plastic repair with direction and guidance from expert master carver Nick Roberson. This is a unique opportunity for an intensive hands-on learning experience in Manchester. The […]

Maggie's Manchester

Tour of Maggie’s at the Robert Parfett Building

Manchester Architects have arranged for a tour to take place around the RIBA Award-winning Foster and Partners designed Maggie’s Centre in Manchester. The tour will take place at 10am on the 6th July 2017 and we will be taken around the building by Sinéad Collins,who is the Centre Head. Places for the trip are limited […]

Building cakes with Aliya

The art of building cakes with Aliya

Firmness, commodity and delight – those Vitruvian principles apply just as much to cake baking as they do to well-designed buildings. And with the graduate employment market as tricky as it is, one Manchester Architects member has diversified her skillset. Aliya Farjo has recently completed her MArch / Part II architecture degree at Liverpool John […]

Sixtwo receive Building of the Year award from Richard Murphy

Your work recognised at MA Awards 2017

We celebrated architecture across our incredible city on 14 June, in the Manchester Architects Awards 2017. With awards across 14 categories – from commercial to community, and built to unbuilt – we presented awards to architects of all levels of experience. The standard of entries was exceptionally high. Judging was conducted independently by legendary architect, […]

Future Manchester Symposium 2017

Future Manchester Symposium 2017

On 12 June 2017, we held our inaugural Future Manchester Symposium – bringing together architects from across the city to celebrate pioneering projects on our doorstep, and discuss critical issues and themes in the coming months and years. Held in the superbly-restored Deansgate tunnels of 53two, guests were served food and drink courtesy of our […]

Manchester Architects Awards: 14 June 2017

The Manchester Architects Awards

The annual Manchester Architects Awards will be held on the 14th of June at the 53Two venue space in the heart of Manchester’s Deansgate. The Awards and Future Manchester Symposium will take the place of last year’s awards exhibition, with the work of Manchester’s finest architects on show at both events. The Awards this year […]

Manchester Skyline

Future Manchester Symposium

The event will comprise a series of presentations that will address a number of projects and issues relating to culture, transportation, living and working in the city of Manchester. Carol Patterson from OMA will present the Factory Project – a £110 million arts centre that will be built on the site of the former Granada TV […]