Jun16LSE Cities' Senior Urban Fellow Adam Greenfield lead a slow and considered walk through Elephant and Castle. The walk looked for appearances of the networked digital in the physical capital city, and vice versa.Jun16Sheila O’Donnell and John Tuomey discussed the ideas behind their architectural design for the Saw Swee Hock Student Centre. The lecture was followed by the book launch of ‘Space for Architecture the work of O’Donnell + Tuomey’.Jul8In this workshop petro-urbanisms were interrogated to investigate how uncertainty mediates unfolding urbanisation across and beyond oil regions, the politics of these material transformations and the ways that imaginaries, responses and contestations of the urban future can be understood as deeply entwined with global infrastructures of oil.
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