|The LRSA has branch meetings on the last Wednesday of the month.||The venue is the Turkey Cafe on Granby Street in Leicester.
Wednesday, 25 November 2015, 17:00 *
* Please note this meeting will be held
at the Leicester School of Architecture
Wednesday, 27 January 2016, 18:00
Wednesday, 25 February 2016, 18:00
The LRSA branch meetings are open to all local members and architects and architecture students in Leicestershire and Rutland are encouraged to attend.
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Wednesday 25 November 2015
|The second event in the popular Pecha Kucha format will feature quick-fire and thought-provoking presentations about all aspects of Housing.
Architects from across the RIBA East Midland Region will each present 20 slides with 20 seconds per slide on the subject of "Housing A to Z" to share their thoughts.
The event is open to architects, architecture students and interested members of the public.
The evening is free of charge and includes free drinks and snacks.
Thursday 01 October 2015
|Organized by the Local Joint Consultative Committee for the Building Industry, the construction dinner is open to all members from the Leicestershire & Rutland branches of the National Federation of Builders, the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, the Royal Institute of British Architects and the Association For Consultancy & Engineering.
The evening will include the presentation of the Annual LJCC Craftsmanship Awards for 2015 and guest speaker Grant Butterworth, the Head of Planning at Leicester City Council.
|Guided Walk: The Cultural Quarter
Thursday 21 May 2015
|A guided walk, free and open to members of the public, covered the history and recent transformation of Leicester's Cultural Quarter from hosiery and boot making factories to the cluster of today’s creative industries.
The tour was led by architect Nils Feldmann on behalf of the Leicestershire and Rutland Society of Architects.
|Guided Walk: De Montfort University
Thursday 14 May 2015
|The architectural tour of the De Montfort University campus included a site visit to the major redevelopment of the Fletcher Building.
The walk was led by Dr Arthur Lyons on behalf of the Leicestershire & Rutland Society of Architects and was free and open to members of the public.
|Guided Walk: University of Leicester
Thursday 07 May 2015
|The architectural tour of the University of Leicester campus was free and open to members of the public.
Led by Dr Arthur Lyons on behalf of the Leicestershire & Rutland Society of Architects the walk included the listed Engineering Building by James Stirling overlooking Victoria Park.
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|The event involved quick fire, thought provoking and light-hearted presentations in the popular Pecha Kucha format.
20 slides with 20 seconds per slide on the subject of Leicester Architecture from architects and lecturers proved to be an easy way of sharing thoughts on the subject and provided entertainment to students and presenters alike.
|President's One Day Competition
Friday 27 February 2015
|The competition was a one day charette open to all students at the Leicester School of Architecture to design a mobile exhibition pavillion for Richard III.
The topic was unveiled on Thursday evening with introductory lectures by Prof Sarah Hainsworth from the University of Leicester and Jonathan Park, the structural engineer behind the stage sets of the Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd and many others
24 hours of frantic and buzzing design activity followed and the winners were announced on Friday afternoon.