Past UDG Events


The Urban Design Group holds regular events in London at The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, EC1M 6EM unless otherwsie stated. There are usually one or two per month and are open to the general public as well as members.



Thu, 21/07/2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
STREET NW would like to invite you to our Salford’s Super Growth Agenda event : Embankment Greengate presentation and tour on Thursday the 21st July 2016. 21st July 2016 at 17.50 for 18.00...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 13/07/2016 - 6:20pm - 8:00pm
Convened by Emilie Leclercq, this event discusses issues raised in the special edition of Urban Design 138 - Industry and Urban Design Urban design and the creative industry Juliana Borowczyk Martins...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 08/06/2016 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
UDG AGM  Kevin Lynch Memorial Lecture - Sir Terry Farrell  Wednesday 8th June 2016.  6.15-8.15 The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ Admission by ticket only...... available...
Greece
Sat, 04/06/2016 (All day) - Sun, 12/06/2016 (All day)
URBAN DESIGN GROUP STUDY TOUR 4th-12th JUNE 2016   We shall be visiting a number of places that exemplify medieval Byzantine urbanism in the Peloponnese. Firstly the Máni, a wild and remote...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 11/05/2016 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
Jane Jacobs Centenary A celebration of the life and work of Jane Jacobs, the American-Canadian journalist, author, and activist best known for her influence on urban studies. Led by Paul Reynolds...
Milan and Turin
Thu, 21/04/2016 (All day) - Mon, 25/04/2016 (All day)
Outline Schedule We will leave from London Gatwick on the Thursday 21st April at 13.20 and return from Milano on Monday 25th arriving back at Gatwick at 17.40. We will be staying at the...
Thu, 14/04/2016 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
Housing for London Thursday 14th April 2016  6.15 for 6.30 @ The Gallery 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ TPS / UDG members and students - free;      non members £7...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Tue, 15/03/2016 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
An evening based on the theme of the latest edition of Urban Design - Edition 137 Latin America Contributors include: Urban design Latin America - the context - Sebastia Loew La Plata, a Latin...
The Victory Servces Club, 63-79 Seymour St, London W2 2HF
Wed, 09/03/2016 - 6:15pm - 10:15pm
An evening featuring the finest achievements in Urban Design  Practice Award  - Francis Tibbalds £1000 Award Public Sector Award Book Award Student Award – Francis Tibbalds...
Argent, 4 Stable Street, London N1C 4AB (next to Central St Martins)
Wed, 10/02/2016 - 6:30pm - 8:45pm
A view of what public realm has been created, how it's financed and managed Chaired by Philip Cave, with Anna Strongman, Partner at Argent, and  Victor Callister, now Deputy Director at...
The Gallery 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 13/01/2016 - 6:20pm - 8:10pm
Film Night  - introduced by Paul Reynolds   https://vimeo.com/78106436 Free event  - All welcome.   Dress code (optional) - smock and straw hat. 
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 02/12/2015 - 6:20pm - 8:20pm
Celebrate the best in urban design and the onset of the festive season at this Urban Design Group event Wednesday 2nd December 2015 18.20-20.20 Venue: Gallery, 70 Cowcross St, EC1M 6EJ Come and enjoy...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 11/11/2015 - 6:20pm - 8:30pm
Featuring papers from the latest edition of Urban Design, with speakers including: Andy von Bradsky, of PRP Architects on the latest issues in Affordable Housing Amy Burbidge, on how four local...
Bristol - The SS Great Britain Museum and Conference Centre
Thu, 08/10/2015 - 1:00pm - Sat, 10/10/2015 - 5:00pm
Development, Design and Profit in C21 How developers and society can profit from well designed towns and cities a conference for all professionals, politicians and academics involved in design and...
70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 16/09/2015 - 6:20pm - 8:10pm
 For many cities, growing up and out is no longer sufficient to meet their development needs.  Urben will host an event introducing key considerations and innovations in planning and...
Castlefield, Manchester
Wed, 26/08/2015 - 5:50pm - 8:30pm
The Landscape Institute and STREET NW | Urban Design Group would like you to join us for an evening of sketching in Castlefield. The evening will be hosted by Simone Ridyard, Manchester Urban...
The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Mon, 20/07/2015 - 6:20pm - 8:20pm
What does science tell us about designing cities that make the most of the weather, and shield us from extremes.  This event sees a lecuture on a book that provides the insight, "Weather in...
Wed, 08/07/2015 - 6:20pm - 8:20pm
Looking at the potential for cities to enterprise the future of their areas by taking an active commercial lead. Led by John Worthington   Joint with the Academy of Urbanism
70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ
Wed, 10/06/2015 - 6:00pm - 8:20pm
This evening combines the Annual General Meeting of the Urban Design Group - to which all members are welcome - 6.00 start, with the second of a two part event series on Garden Cities, examining the...
Sat, 06/06/2015 - 12:00pm - Sun, 14/06/2015 - 12:00pm
Thirty years ago the Urban Design Group visited the bastides of the Dordogne and the Lot. We are now returning to look at examples in the neighbouring region of Gascony. Bastides are planned towns...