Monthly Archives: June 2011

The pull of the park

Gosforth Shopping Centre opened in 1979: an internalised world of covered shopping. The centre offered a pedestrian-only alternative to the busy traffic of Gosforth High Street, historically the retail backbone of the town. Although a few storefronts opened onto the … Continue reading

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UNICEF Notes from Tim Stonor’s presentation

Upgrading Urban Slums The importance of child-centred planning and design United Nations New York City, New York UNICEF Headquarters Speaker Tim Stonor (architect and town planner) UCL Space Syntax (Research Organization and Consulting Group) UNICEF escort Nikola Balvin 17 June … Continue reading

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24h in New York

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20h in Philadelphia

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28h in Washington DC

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18h in Chicago

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Weekly update

13th-19th June 2011 Monday Fly to Chicago. Meeting with SOM Chicago, BlackBox Studio. Tuesday Fly to Washington DC. Meetings¬†at British Embassy¬†with UK Trade & Industry and Science & Innovation teams. Wednesday Presentation at the National Capital Planning Commission. Train to … Continue reading

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6th-12th April 2011 Tuesday Meeting with Richard Burck Associates, landscape architects. Meeting with Ronee Saroff, Content Manager at Harvard Graduate School of Design to discuss Loeb Fellowship digital communications. Wednesday Meeting with Ken Kruckemeyer and Barbara Knecht, Program Directors at … Continue reading

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Upgrading urban slums – a talk at UNICEF, New York

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Weekly update

30th May-5th June 2011 Monday Memorial Day in Jamestown, Rhode Island. Wednesdy Lunch with Jim Stockard & Sally Young re Loeb Fellowship digital media strategy. Thursday Travel to Maine.

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