Cultural Event Calendar

2016

Ongoing | September | October | November | December

The MIMOA Cultural Event Calendar is the online guide to international cultural events related to architecture and design.

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  ONGOING 2016

 

  • On permanent display | Exhibition | London UK
    New London Model

    NLA’s giant new interactive model of central London brings the story of London’s historical and physical development to life through a sophisticated projection system integrated with films.



    photograph © Paul Raftery
    time: Monday – Friday 9.00hr – 18.00hr, Saturday 10.00hr – 17.00hr, Sunday closed
    price: free
    location: The Building Centre, 26 Store Street, London UK
    more info: www.newlondonarchitecture.org

  • Saturday, May 28 - Sunday, November 27 | Event | Venice IT
    Venice Biennale - 15th International Architecture Exhibition: Reporting from the Front

    "Reporting from the front" will be about listening to those that were able to gain some perspective and consequently are in the position to share some knowledge and experiences with those of us standing on the ground.

    time/price: visit the website for the venues, opening hours and admission prices
    location: Venice IT
    more info: www.labiennale.org

 

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  OCTOBER 2016

 

  • Every Friday | Excursion/tour | Amsterdam NL
    Crash Course & Guided Tour Marine Area

    The Crash Course is a lecture which introduces you to the city and its architecture, from the beginnings to today. After the lecture, a local ‘guiding architect’ of Architour will take you on a 2-hour walk from ARCAM to the newly opened Marineterrein, to Oosterdokseiland (including the Public Library) and a ferry ride to the northern shore of Het IJ.



    time: every Friday, 13:30hr - 16:30hr
    price: € 22,50
    tickets: www.arcam.nl
    location: start at ARCAM, Prins Hendrikkade 600, end of the tour at EYE Film Institute, Amsterdam NL
    more info: www.architour.nl/specials

  • Sunday, October 2 | Excursion/tour | Barcelona ES
    Visit the Mirador

    Every month, there is a chance to visit the upper floor of the CCCB, where you can enjoy a very special view on Barcelona. Through the glass façade, visitors can contemplate Barcelona from an unusual perspective: the sea, the Barri Gòtic, Ciutat Vella, Montjuïc, Tibidabo and the tower at Collserola.



    time: 11:00hr – 20:00hr
    price: free
    location: CCCB Centre de Cultura Contemporania de Barcelona, Carrer de Montalegre 5, Barcelona ES
    more info: www.macba.cat

  • Saturday, October 22 – Sunday, October 30 | Exhibition | Eindhoven NL
    Dutch Design Week

    For 9 whole days, DDW boasts 100 locations, presenting the processes, experiments and ideas, answers and solutions thought up by 2400 designers.

    location: spread on three major 'areas': Strijp Area, Central Area and East Area, Eindhoven NL
    more info: www.ddw.nl

  • Wednesday, October 26 | Tour | London UK
    New London Walking Tour - Midtown

    Midtown, linking the City and the West End, is the historic heart of the legal profession and home to long-standing estates as well as new developments like Bennetts Associates' New Street Square. Discover this rich slice of the city as it gears up for the changes that Crossrail will bring in 2018.



    time: 10:30 - 12:30hr (registration from 10:15hr)
    price: £14 – £18
    location: This walk starts at Chancery Lane Underground (south side High Holborn exit) and finishes at Somerset House. London, UK
    more info: newlondonarchitecture.org

  • Thursday, October 27 | Party | New York USA
    Heritage Ball

    Architects and industry professionals will come together for the Heritage Ball, the annual black tie event to support the Center for Architecture.



    time: from 18.00hr
    price: Reservation and donation required
    location: Chelsea Piers, Pier Sixty, New York, USA
    more info: cfa.aiany.org

 

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  NOVEMBER 2016

 

  • Saturday, November 5 | Event | Amsterdam NL
    Museumnacht Amsterdam

    On the first Saturday in November every year, Museum Night Amsterdam sees around 50 museums in the city open their doors from 19:00 to 02:00 and organise special events, including workshops, concerts, special tours and performances.



    time: Saturday 5 November, 19:00 - 02:00hr
    price: € 19,95
    location: 57 museums in Amsterdam NL
    buy tickets online: www.museumnacht.amsterdam/tickets
    more info: www.museumnacht.amsterdam


  • Sunday, November 6 | Excursion/tour | Barcelona ES
    Visit the Mirador

    Every month, there is a chance to visit the upper floor of the CCCB, where you can enjoy a very special view on Barcelona. Through the glass façade, visitors can contemplate Barcelona from an unusual perspective: the sea, the Barri Gòtic, Ciutat Vella, Montjuïc, Tibidabo and the tower at Collserola.



    time: 11:00hr – 20:00hr
    price: free
    location: CCCB Centre de Cultura Contemporania de Barcelona, Carrer de Montalegre 5, Barcelona ES
    more info: www.macba.cat

  • Friday, November 11 | Lecture & tour | Venice IT
    Pier Luigi Nervi in the United States: major projects and teaching

    This workshop wants to be an introduction to the international career of Pier Luigi Nervi, with a special focus on the United States, where he built some of his main projects and where in 1961 he delivered the Charles Eliot Norton Lectures at Harvard University. The day will end with a guided tour to the Cassa di Risparmio di Venezia building in Campo Manin.



    time: 9:30 - 17:00hr
    price: free
    location: Venice International University, Isola di San Servolo. Venice, IT
    more info: univiu.org

  • Saturday, November 12 | Tour | London UK
    New London Walking Tour - Canary Wharf

    Just 28 years after construction began, Canary Wharf is one of London’s planning success stories. This walk will explore new developments in the area as it awaits the arrival of Crossrail in 2018.



    time: 14:00 - 16:00hr (Registration at 13:45hr)
    price: £14 – £18
    location: This walk will start at West India Quay (DLR), the exit point on ground level on the waterfront. London, UK
    more info: newlondonarchitecture.org

  • Saturday, November 12 – Saturday, November 19 | Festival | Eindhoven NL
    GLOW Eindhoven

    For the 11th time, from November 12 until November 19, the city of Eindhoven will be all about Light Art. This year's GLOW edition focuses on magnificent light projects evolving around the theme City & Science. All projects will be exhibited along one GLOW route consisting of a loop of 3.5 kilometres across the University of Technology area and one loop of 3.8 kilometres across the city centre of Eindhoven.



    time: Start Saturday 12 November at 18:30hr
    Sunday to Thursday from 18:30 to 23:00hr
    Friday and Saturday from 18:30 to 24:00hr
    price: free
    location: Eindhoven NL
    more info: www.gloweindhoven.nl/en

  • Wednesday, November 29 – Friday, December 2 | Party | Amsterdam + Rotterdam NL
    ArchitectsParty 2016 NL

    ArchitectsParty, cocktails in the architecture practices of Europe, arrives in the Netherlands for the second time. From 29 November to 2 December the itinerant event gathers enthusiasts and sector professionals in famous practices based in Amsterdam and Rotterdam, making it possible to visit creative locations normally accessible only to a few and to make direct acquaintance with the architects and their works.



    time & location:
    Tue 29 November |Hilversum_ C4ID | 20:30hr
    Wed 30 November | Amsterdam _ Framework Studio | 19:00hr
    Thu 1 December | Amsterdam _ Mark Koehler Architects | 19:00hr
    Fri 2 December | Rotterdam _ KOOL ontwerpers + Natrufied Architecture + Orange Architects + Studio OxL | 19:00hr
    price: free
    more info & tickets: www.towant.eu

 

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  DECEMBER 2016

 

  • Sunday, December 4 | Excursion/tour | Barcelona NL
    Visit the Mirador

    Every month, there is a chance to visit the upper floor of the CCCB, where you can enjoy a very special view on Barcelona. Through the glass façade, visitors can contemplate Barcelona from an unusual perspective: the sea, the Barri Gòtic, Ciutat Vella, Montjuïc, Tibidabo and the tower at Collserola.



    time: 11:00hr – 20:00hr
    price: free
    location: CCCB Centre de Cultura Contemporania de Barcelona, Carrer de Montalegre 5, Barcelona ES
    more info: www.macba.cat

  

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