EVENT REVIEW: AGM and Talk by LI President, Adam White

  On the 28th March the Branch held their annual AGM followed by an inspiring talk and presentation by LI President Adam White.   A new Branch Committee was elected with positions filled as follows: Chair: Laura Welborn-Baker Secretary: Emma Watson Tresurer: Amy McAbendroth Branch Representative: Mark Smeeden Members: Sue Firth, Faye Walton, Alan Nowell, Steven Sixsmith Student Members: Cara Pedley, Alana Silk, Nicola Stevens, Mark O’Connel and William Francis   During his presentation, Adam White, talked about his journey … Read full story

EVENT REVIEW: Slow the Flow: Calderdale

  Community Led Natural Flood Management: A Celebration of Local Resilience The Calder Valley was dramatically impacted by the floods of Boxing Day in 2015. It affected businesses and our communities but there was also a response: residents asked ‘what can I do?’  Slow the Flow Calderdale was part of that response. We are a small local charity working on natural flood management, promoting SuDS/rain gardens, monitoring and education. We have come a long way in three years and we … Read full story

New LIYHB Newsletter

We are proud to launch our new monthly newsletter which will contain news and events from across the Yorkshire and Humber Region. We are keen to include items from our members, so if you have recently been involved in an Award, Research Project or an Event, that you would like to see featured please contact us at mail.yorkshirehumber@landscapeinstitute.org Please click here to read the March Newsletter.       … Read full story

P2C Seminar Day – 10th October 2018

An opportunity to attend a Pathway to Chartership Seminar Day, organised by the Yorkshire and Humber Branch. This is ideal for those on the Pathway to Chartership at any stage, from just starting out to taking their oral exam in the next few months; or any Practitioner who would like a refresher session to count towards their CPD hours.  There are no other seminars anticipated on these topics in the near future in our region. The day includes a session … Read full story

Pathway Surgeries 18th September to 2nd October

We are offering a series of revision seminars to support candidates currently on the Pathway to Chartership, with a focus on preparation for the oral exam. There will be three sessions focusing on the main P2C topics. These will run on Tuesday evenings, commencing at 6.30pm for approximately 2 hours, on the following dates: 18th September 2018 25th September 2018 2nd October 2018 You will need to attend all three session to cover the whole syllabus. The ticket price will cover … Read full story

Leeds Becket School of Architecture & Design End of Year Show

  This year’s show will feature amazing work from across the school. Think Art, Think Architecture, Think Design, Think Beautiful. Broadcasting Place, Woodhouse Lane, Leeds LS2 9EN Opening Night Friday 1 June: 18:00 – 20:00 The show will exhibit the creative talent of students from the following courses:- BA (Hons) Architecture BA (Hons) Design Product BA (Hons) Fine Art BA (Hons) Graphic Arts & Design BA (Hons) Interior Architecture & Design BA (Hons) Landscape Architecture & Design MArch Architecture MA Landscape Architecture … Read full story

The Yorkshire Landscapes of Humphry Repton talk- Free event

2018 sees the bicentenary of the death of Humphry Repton, the landscape gardener famed for his Red Books that used overlays to show scenes before and after improvement. Dr Patrick Eyres will talk about Repton’s work in Yorkshire and there will be a chance to see Repton’s Red Book for Oulton Hall that is in the collection of the West Yorkshire Archive Service. Date and Time Tue 5 June 2018 11:00 – 12:30 BST Location West Yorkshire History Centre 127 … Read full story

Jana Crepon Lecture 4th May

A top figure in the renowned Dutch landscape design and interior architecture practice, Inside Outside, will share the secrets of her success with students and practitioners in Leeds. Jana Crepon, Senior Partner and Landscape Architect at Inside Outside, will give a free public talk at Leeds Beckett University on Thursday 4 May as part of the School of Art, Architecture and Design’s annual INSIDE/OUT lecture series. Places can be booked at http://bit.ly/JanaCrepon … Read full story

Isamu Noguchi lecture at the Henry Moore Institute

Isamu Noguchi: Landscape as Sculpture Wednesday, 29 March 2017 Lecture by Marc Treib in the Institute’s seminar room, starting at 6pm An opportunity to hear a lecture by Prof. Marc Treib (Berkeley University and Henry Moore Institute Visiting Senior Research Fellow, 2016-17) discussing the prolific American artist and landscape architect Isamu Noguchi (1904-88). Probably no figure in modern American landscape architecture has been more influential, yet more ambiguously regarded, than the sculptor Isamu Noguchi. Although his landscapes include several of the … Read full story

The Brewery Social: Landscape Institute Yorkshire & Humber X Young Planners

We are delighted to present our first joint event with the RTPI Yorkshire Young Planners: The Brewery Social on Thursday 23 March from 6 til 10pm We have exclusive use of the North Brewing Co. Tap room where their head brewer will take us on a journey from pale to porter. If the weather is fine we shall have the shutters open and one of Yorkshire’s finest street food vans to soak up the ABV with a selection of mouth-watering … Read full story