ARCHITECTURE GROUP. Meet usually 4th Thursday.
This is a group for anyone who enjoys looking at, and finding out about, buildings.
Venue: St Michael’s Church Hall, (the small hall at the rear), junction of Canongate/Walkergate, Alnwick, 2 to 4 pm. DUE TO COVID RESTRICTIONS - from October 2021 - for a period, presentations will take place in the Large Hall.
|.||For programme dates and topics prior to this click on: Previous Architecture Programmes|
|DATE 2021||ARCHITECTURE GROUP - 2021 PROGRAMME|
|.||MEETINGS – generally at 2pm every 4th Thursday|
|.||The New Year begins with buildings that have been constructed since 1900.|
|14th January – 11am||Some modern buildings, part 1 (Peter)||ZOOM|
|28th January||The Pompidou Centre in Paris and its place in modern French architecture (George)||ZOOM|
|11th February||Some modern buildings, part 2 (Peter)||ZOOM|
|25th February||T Dan Smith & the Brasilia of the North – 1970s Newcastle (Andy)||ZOOM|
|11th March||The Architect I M Pei (Maureen)||ZOOM|
|25th March||The Bauhaus movement (Barbara)||ZOOM|
|8th April||‘Pevsner’s Buildings of England’, the updated new volume on County Durham including places visited by Alnwick u3a (Peter)||ZOOM|
|22nd April||The Aesthetics and Design of Bridges (Alan)||ZOOM|
|13th May||ECO buildings worldwide (Maureen)||ZOOM|
|27th May||NO MEETING|
|10th June||Sir Edwin Lutyens (Peter)||ZOOM|
|24th June||Bridges 2 (Alan)||ZOOM|
|8th July||NO MEETING||.|
|22nd July||Garden ornaments and their contribution to the gardens of country houses||ZOOM|
|12th August||NO MEETING|
|26th August||Discussion about future group activities & the buildings of Bletchley Park||ZOOM|
|23rd September||NO MEETING||.|
|.||MEETINGS TO RETURN TO MONTHLY AT ST MICHAELS|
|28th October||An Architectural Walk around Alnwick, possible lunch afterwards?||MORNING EVENT|
|25th November||The Buildings of Orkney||St Michaels normal time|
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