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Interim research findings: university spatial development and urban regeneration

Interim research findings: university spatial development and urban regeneration

26 March 2015

New university developments are moving away from out of town campuses and focusing on integrated urban sites with good access to amenities and affordable housing. There are also high expectations of universities to ...

Urban Pamphleteer is 'Magazine of the Week' on MagCulture

25 March 2015

Urban Pamphleteer featured on MagCulture

MagCulture have featured the Urban Pamphleteer in its 'Magazine of the Week' feature.

Matthew Gandy wins 2014 Meridian Book Award for ‘innovative’ The Fabric of Space

20 March 2015

The fabric of space by Matthew Gandy

Matthew Gandy, Professor of Geography and former Director of the UCL Urban Laboratory (2005-11), has been awarded the 2014 AAG Meridian Book Award for Outstanding Scholarly Work in Geography for his book The ...

Call for Papers: Cyborg Cities and Urban Resilience

18 March 2015

Cyborg Cities_CLP

How can we engage with the dynamic and boundary-breaking role of technology and infrastructure in the Cyborg City within the context of global city region resilience? Cities have long embodied cyborg attributes with ...

Call for Contributions: Urban Pamphleteer #6 Global Education for Urban Futures

09 March 2015

Urban Pamphleteer 1-4

Proposal deadline: Wednesday 25 March, 12pm GMT

DPU summerLab 2014 pamphlet now available

18 February 2015


Each summer the DPU summerLab hosts a workshop series in cities around the world – seeking to stimulate and provoke a reconsideration of the role of designers in promoting spatial justice. Now, the 2014 ...

Call for Papers: Urban Lab+ London Symposium 2015

11 February 2015

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Urban Lab+ London Symposium, 16-17 September 2015 

Call for Proposals: Open Source Housing crisis

03 February 2015

Open Source Housing

With a shortfall of 100,000 units per year and a decline in the availability of social tenancies, London's developers and housing associations add to the already considerable cost of housing ...

Contribute to the new project 'London is Changing'

21 January 2015

London is Changing

London is Changing is a research project studying the impact of economic and policy changes on the culture and diversity of London.

Urban Lab partners with Somerset House and A(by)P for 'Mapping the City' exhibition

19 January 2015

Mapping the City

UCL Urban Laboratory is partnering with Somerset House and A(by)P to support the Mapping the City exhibition and events programme, opening on Thursday 22 January.

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Urban Lab Films: Nights in the Electric City

Urban Lab Films: Nights in the Electric City

30 April 2015

An evening of screenings and discussion at Omnibus Clapham about nightlife in early-twentieth century cities, accompanied by a live pianist and invited guests.

Reactivating the Social Condenser! Architecture against Privation

18 May 2015

Yoga at the Narkomin, Moscow, July 2014

'In the habits and attitudes of the mass population, low-voltage activity and a weak consciousness would be focused through the circuits of these ‘social condensers’ into high-voltage catalysts of change.' (Moisei Ginzburg, 1927)

Urban Lab+ London Symposium 2015

16 - 17 September 2015

Cities Methodologies 2014

UCL Urban Laboratory will host a major international symposium on global approaches to urban higher education on 16 and 17 September 2015.

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