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Design@UL 2017 Launch Event

23 May 2017 7:00 pm

Design@UL is an exhibition that brings together a diversity of design from the undergraduate courses at the University of Limerick

Global Free Unit: International Practice Programme

7 April 2017 10:17 am

THE GLOBAL FREE UNIT: INTERNATIONAL PRACTICE PROGRAMME responds to the changing nature of architectural practice and research globally with an innovative new programme.

In Conversation, Grainne Hassett & Sarah Glennie

5 April 2017 6:30 pm at IMMA, The Irish Museum of Modern Art, The Royal Hospital, Kilmainham

Grainne Hassett, founding architect of The Calais Builds Project and Sarah Glennie, Director, IMMA - reflect on some of the most pertinent issues arising out of the The Calais Builds Project that continue to drive Hassett’s work as an architect and educator as well as her ideas on the ethical responsibilities of architects and society at large, to contribute to the global refugee crisis.

The Calais Drawings

29 March 2017 12:00 am at The Irish Museum of Modern Art, The Royal Hospital, Kilmainham

Drawings by The Calais Builds Project, with Film footage by Drone Press

THE GRADUATE CAREER INFORMATION EVENING

23 March 2017 7:00 pm at Product Design Technology Studio, University of Limerick Foundation Building (FB0031-4)

The Faculty of Science and Engineering present monthly Graduate Work Experience Talks.  This month, former University of Limerick students from Architecture and Product Design & Technology will present an overview of their careers since graduating.

Japanese Traditional Houses: Climate Space Society by Prof. Masao Noguchi, Tokyo University of the Arts

21 March 2017 5:00 pm at SAUL Studio

Japanese Traditional Houses are closely connected with a severe local climate, timber construction and social status. They reflect the spatial hierarchy and the real life of 18th and 19th century Japan. Specific house types including those of rich merchant, farmers and shipbuilders will illustrate the high sophistication of their architecture

Living Limerick: Engage City Limerick

28 February 2017 12:00 am at Various* (2 Pery Square, Fab Lab Limerick, Limerick Chamber & Narrative 4.)

A critical opportunity to make real change in the city through a series of community engagement events in the city to gather public opinion about the future the city.
Your imagination and enthusiasm will make all the difference. Take part!

Open Source Prosthetics Workshop

23 November 2016 10:00 am at Fab Lab Limerick (No. 7 Rutland Street)

Fab Lab Limerick and The Health Hub are organizing this workshop which will bring together users, prosthetists and open source prosthetics community leaders to discuss past, present and future of prosthetics

Open Source Prosthetics by Jen Owen of E-nable

22 November 2016 6:00 pm at Fab Lab Limerick (No. 7 Rutland Street)

e-NABLE is a global open source prosthetics community. Co-founder Jen Owen is coming from Seattle to share e-NABLE story with us

Fred Scott, On Altering Architecture

17 November 2016 6:30 pm at SAUL Studio (CG-042)

‘The only question is, how much can I change the building?’ - Julian Powell Tuck