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 […]

Craftworks Contemporary: Construct a VELUX Modular Skylight

Craftworks Contemporary: Construct a VELUX Modular Skylight This event presents Manchester Architects with the unique opportunity to engage in a hands on learning experience that will cover how to construct and install a VELUX Modular Skylight system. Learning from an experienced VELUX representative, you can gain insight into the workflow of one of the construction […]

Future Manchester Exhibition

Join Manchester Architects at the Design Manchester Festival for the Future Manchester Exhibition The work designers do is used by everyone. Design Manchester is for established and emerging designers, creative professionals, students, public services, industry, families, young people and old people in all of Greater Manchester’s diverse communities, as well as visitors from across the […]

Regeneration and Retrofit report launch

Regeneration and Retrofit report launch Regeneration often focuses on large scale redevelopment projects, however regenerating the UK’s cities will mean transforming areas where it is impractical or unviable to demolish and rebuild. UKGBC’s Regeneration and Retrofit Task Group has been investigating the regeneration impacts of whole home retrofit and how it can be integrated into […]

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, […]