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Changing Space

Lucy gives keynote lecture at Re-City 2017: (Im)possible Cities, the 2nd International City Regeneration Congress, 24-25 August 2017, Tampere, Finland

Lucy is Place Vision Strategist for Meridian Water, Enfield Council's flagship regeneration development

Urbanista partners with China Britain International Design Week 2016

Lucy speaks at events about Recoded City: Co-creating Urban Futures, a new book

Lucy speaks at the Moscow Urban Forum, 2016

Lucy Speaks On Masterplanning And Urban Growth at Smart City Expo Casablanca, 18-19 May 2016

Lucy moderates a panel on the Maker Age and Global Urban Development, Recode the City symposium

Lucy speaking at CITYx 2015, the TEDxVienna Salon

Urbanistas: the women changing the design of our cities today – new exhibition, 6 March – 27 June 2015, Roca London Gallery

London Urban Visits dinner debate: Masterplanning the Lower Lea Valley

Masterplanning The Future round table

Up-and-coming activities, autumn 2014

Lucy Bullivant gave talk as part of 'Architects meet in Fuoribiennale_OFF', 6 June 2014, Venice

Rebooting the Masterplan part 2, 12 May 2014

Rebooting the Masterplan events staged, spring 2014

Lucy Bullivant's Masterplanning Futures Has Won the Urban Design Group's 2014 Book of the Year Award

Masterplanning Futures - what the media said

Masterplanning Futures shortlisted for the Urban Design Group's Francis Tibbalds Award

Lucy speaking at the Rethinking Cities: Liveable Cities session, Smart City Expo World Congress, Barcelona, 19-21 November 2013

Lucy participates in NYC's Archtober architecture and design month: lecture at NYIT School of Architecture and Design, 7 October 2013

Future fitting - Urbanista.org event at Lime Wharf, 4 July 2013

Interview with Lucy Bullivant in a+d+m architecture magazine, Milan

Lucy becomes Adjunct Professor, history and theory of urban design, Syracuse University in London

Art and Architecture - a panel discussion, Gazelli Art House, 21 May 2013

Masterplanning Futures lecture, AIA New York Center for Architecture, 14 February 2013

Masterplanning Futures lecture at Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture, University of Houston, 12 February 2013

Urbanista.org launched on 6 February 2013

Lecture at the 2nd Future Cities Laboratory conference: Territorial Encounters

Carmody Groarke, Talking Architecture series of talks by Lucy Bullivant with architects, 18 September 2012

Lucy joins Scientific Committee, Institut pour la Ville en Mouvement PSA Peugeot Citroen

New Arcadians reviewed in Domus, June 2012

Masterplanning Futures panel discussion, Tuesday 20th July, 2012

New Arcadians book signing, talk & Q&A, Thursday 28th June, 2012

Lecture at School of Architecture, Architectural Association, Wed 9 May, 6pm

Catalan alchemy, Architectural Review guide to Barcelona

Lecture at University of Rome, Faculty of Architecture, 24 February 2012, 6pm

New Arcadians published 26 April 2012

Video excerpts from the B&B Italia event, 21 Sept 2011

Lucy to join tutor team for cyber-GARDENing the city, AA Visiting School 2011/12, 7-17 July, Milan

Lucy chaired Systemic Design as Critical Practice roundtable, ecoLogicStudio, Architectural Association, 24 January 2012

Talking Architecture, V&A, Tues 28 February 2012: Lucy Bullivant in conversation with Michel Mossessian

Masterplanning Futures lecture at Westminster University, 20 October 2011

Masterplanning Futures lecture at the Strelka Institute, 18 June 2011

Alejandro Zaera-Polo in conversation with Lucy Bullivant, Talking Architecture series, V&A Museum, Tuesday 24 May, 7pm

Lucy lectures at IAAC, Barcelona, Friday 6 May 2011

Lecture at Cities for People event, Turku, Finland. Open Lecture in the Cultural Capital of Europe programme, 17 March 2011

Why isn't Architecture a U.S. Export Priority?, Oculus, New York City Chapter, Winter 2010/2011

Lucy Bullivant receives Honorary Fellowship from RIBA, 10 February 2011

Lucy to judge the 2011 Emirates Glass LEAF Awards

Lucy speaks at Cabinet: Connection and Collection: Design Knowledge, 17 May 2011, School of Architecture, Design and Environment, University of Plymouth and Plymouth City Museum and Archives, Plymouth

Responsive Environments and the sentient city, The Ephemeral City: Ethics and Aesthetics, Concordia University, Montréal, Canada
Lucy gave a lecture at The Ephemeral City conference staged by Design + Computational Arts, Faculty of Fine Arts, Concordia University, Montréal, at CCA, Montréal, on 22 October 2010.

Responsive Environments and the sentient city, School of Art and Design, Wolverhampton University
On 26 October 2010 Lucy gave a lecture to the research groups in the Centre for Art, Design, Research and Experimentation (CADRE), School of Art & Design, Wolverhampton University.

The Informational City
Lucy lectured at The Informational City, a London Design Festival event at the London College of Communication, on 23 September 2010, 6-8pm.

V&A Talking Architecture series:
Ken Yeang

14 September 2010, 7pm. Ken Yeang, in conversation with Lucy Bullivant, discussed his design solutions for the construction of schemes including the skyscrapers in the tropics.

Lucy Bullivant is Honorary Fellow of RIBA
Lucy has been elected an Honorary Fellow of RIBA, in the 2011 Fellowships announced this year (2010).

Lucy Bullivant awarded research grant
by the Stimuleringfonds voor Architectuur, Rotterdam, for Masterplanning Futures.

'Second Nature', Datum: KL, International Architectural Design Conference 2010, Kuala Lumpur
Lucy gave a talk, Responsive Environments: the hybrid genre of softspace architecture, at Datum: KL, International Architectural Design Conference, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, 2 & 3 July 2010, an event that attracted an audience of 2500 people.

Reveal: designing a better world, an international design symposium
Lucy gave a paper, Hybridesign, in the session 'Blurring of disciplinary boundaries' at Reveal: designing a better world, a one-day international design symposium staged by the School of Design, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, on 16 June 2010.

Beauty Spot Diptych - Rowena Easton


Mind-Sets, Ineke Hans


Comité Technique du FRAC Centre, Orléans, France
In May 2010, for a three year period, Lucy joined the Technical Committee of the FRAC Centre, Orléans, France, established by the Director, Marie-Ange Brayer.

V&A Talking Architecture series:
Renzo Piano

(27 May, 2010) Renzo Piano in conversation with Lucy Bullivant.

RIBA London Architecture Awards 2010
Lucy Bullivant was one of the judges of the RIBA Architecture Awards 2010.

VIII MAGIS - Gorizia, Italy
Lucy gave a 45 minute lecture, Softspace: the emergence of interactive architecture, at VIII MAGIS, Gorizia, Italy, on 19 March 2010.

Masterplanning Futures
Lecture by Lucy Bullivant invited by the Swedish Association of Architects, Stockholm on Thursday 4 February 2010, 6pm at Konstakademiens, Lecture Hall, Fredsgatan 12, 103 26 Stockholm. www.konstakademien.se

Ecobuild
Lucy Bullivant chaired an Architectural Association symposium in London, 25 February 2009.

Urban Age South America
Lucy Bullivant was invited by the Alfred Herrhausen Society, the international forum of Deutsche Bank, to attend the latest Urban Age conference staged by the Society and the Cities Programme at the LSE, held in São Paulo in December 2008. She reviewed the event for Domus (January 2009 issue).

Masterplanning Futures
Taylor & Francis / Routledge is to publish Lucy Buulivant's book Masterplanning Futures in July 2010.

Rafael Lozano-Hemmer talk
Lucy Bullivant gives a talk about Rafael Lozano-Hemmer's work in The Curve, Barbican where the artist's Frequency and Volume installation is on display to 18 Jan 2009.
Talk: 6:30pm, Tue 13 Jan 2009 at The Curve, Barbican, London

Tomorrow's World
On 27 November 2008 Lucy gave two presentations on the first day of a two-day seminar in London on communal politics which focussed on architecture, community provision, religion and attitudes of young people in the city.

Lightscapes
Lucy Bullivant gave a talk at the Lightscapes symposium, Barcelona, 6-8 October 2008, curated by José Luis de Vicente and staged by Arquinfad.

Masterplanning Futures
On 7 October 2008 Lucy Bullivant gave her third lecture at the Institut d'Arquitectura Avançada de Catalunya (IAAC), Barcelona, about the ideals and processes of contemporary masterplans, the topic of her next book.

Fresh Flower pavilion
Lucy gave a talk at the Tonkin Liu - Fresh Flower pavilion, London Festival of Architecture 2008, on 12 July 2008.

Inter_multi_trans_actions
Emerging trends in post-disciplinary creative practice. Lucy is chairing this one-day symposium at Napier University, Edinburgh, Thursday 26 June 2008

Metropolitan Landscapes
An exhibition to be curated by Lucy on new landscape design for public spaces in London, opening in 2009

Softspace/UCLA
Interactive architecture - an emerging hybrid discipline. A lecture by Lucy Bullivant held at the Design/Media Arts Department, UCLA, Los Angeles, Feb 6, 2008

Responsive Environments:
Architecture, Art and Design. Korean version of Lucy's book published...

Gross.Max./C3 Publishing Co
Essay in new book on landscape architects Gross.Max., published by C3 Publishing Co, Oct 2007

Delta Light / Design Regio Kortrijk
Lecture: Interactive Design Environment and the Creative Role of Light

Design Museum, London
Lucy was a nominator for the Brit Insurance Designs of the Year, a new Design Museum project; 2007/8.

Urban Screens Manchester
Lucy Bullivant chaired Animated Architecture, a Focus Session at the Urban Screens 2007 conference in Manchester (Oct 11, 2007)

IAAC Barcelona
Responsive Environments, lecture at the Institut d'arquitectura avançada de Catalunya on 4 Oct 2007

2007 London Design Festival Guide
Lucy was editor of the 256-page festival guide

Tate Modern;AD/Wiley
Softspace - a one-day conference on interactive environments. Staged Sep 2007

4dsocial
Interactive Design Environments - AD Sept 2007 issue guest-edited by Lucy Bullivant

Yorkshire Forward
Lucy was selected to be a Renaissance Advocate to the regional development agency Yorkshire Forward for two years from March 2007

14 Days to Save the World
Sustain magazine conference, March 14, 2007

Caledonian, London
Lucy acted as Expert Witness in a successful planning appeal to the London Borough of Southwark for developers Caledonian (2006/7)

Landscape: Site-Non-Site
AD; publication March 2007

Northern City
Lucy's essay "Old Town New Town - No Town?: Gross.Max.'s pitch for a sublime new world" is published in the catalogue accompanying Northern City (Between Light and Dark), an exhibition at the Lighthouse, Glasgow (to 4 March 2007), touring to Palagio di Parteguelfa, Florence (12 March - 6 April 2007)

Responsive Environments:
Art, Architecture and Design.
V & A Contemporary, published in July 2006

The Urban Picture
Lucy presented a paper on Electronic Surfaces and Interactivity in Architecture at The Urban Picture, an Art & Architecture magazine/Landor conference held at the Lewis Media Centre, London SW1 on 6 July 2006

Science Museum Arts Projects
Best practice in interactive design for museum and gallery learning environments. A one-day workshop with 30 practitioners. Chaired by Lucy Bullivant and Hannah Redler (Art Projects curator, Science Museum). Staged Jun 2006

Macro Micro Architecture
Lecture at the Institut d'arquitectura avançada de Catalunya, Barcelona, 30 June, 2006

Venice SuperBlog
on the International Architecture Biennale, Venice, Sep-Nov 2006

Design Talks
at Somerset House during The London Design Festival 2006

Landscape architecture & urban design
a + u magazine feature series

This is Tomorrow 2
This is Tomorrow 2 is a major exhibition currently in planning.