Category Archives: Events

Posts about Conferences, Workshops, Open Days and other events.

Measure Draw Build – Classicism, Craft and (the absence of) Computers

On show at the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) in London is “Measure Draw Build, an exhibition of classical architecture and architectural drawings by the British architect George Saumarez Smith, a director of ADAM Architecture. It showcases architectural work … Continue reading

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New Offices for the Digital Building Heritage Group

Happy to say we’ve finally moved into our brand new offices at De Montfort University’s new VJ Patel Building. We’ve even got a great shared kitchen, storage, ceiling projection and truly outstanding views from our 180 degree wrap around glazed … Continue reading

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Chairman of Leicestershire County Council Praises DMU Architecture Students’ Designs for Village School

De Montfort University architecture students held an exhibition of their 2nd year design projects for an extension to a Victorian village school in the Leicestershire village of Swannington on Saturday 16th May 2015. This co-production project with Swannington C of … Continue reading

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Pop-Up Digital Heritage Cinema at Greyfriars THI Launch

The Digital Building Heritage Group (DBHG) had their AHRC funded show-stand and a pop-up “digital heritage cinema” at the launch event on Thursday 14th May 2015 for the Greyfriars Townscape Heritage Initiative (THI) in Leicester, held in the covered courtyard of the Boot … Continue reading

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Writing Our History and Digging Our Past Showcase

It’s been a busy week at the DBHG with three of our AHRC Connected Community, Community Heritage projects drawing to a conclusion and an AHRC film crew coming to record one of them (of which more in a future post). … Continue reading

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Heritage Symposium and Exhibition – “Before The Last Traces Are Gone”

De Montfort University in Leicester is hosting an Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) funded one day symposium and exhibition on 16th December 2013 entitled “Before the Last Traces Are Gone”. This is part of an AHRC funded project hosted at DMU … Continue reading

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New Technologies on Show at Digital Heritage 2013, Marseille

The Digital Building Heritage Group is currently at the biggest digital heritage conference ever held in Europe, Digital Heritage 2013 (28 Oct -1 Nov 2013) at Marseille’s architecturally stunning new waterfront museum complex (the restored Fort Saint-Jean and adjoining new … Continue reading

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AHRC Community Heritage 2013 Summit – The Bristol Gig

This week the Digital Building Heritage Group were in Bristol to attend the AHRC Connected Communities Research for Community Heritage 2013 Summit. We were accompanied by Sian Dureau and Adrianna Muller, Community Partner representatives from our Pembroke Historic Dockyard project … Continue reading

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Autumn Adventure at the TCT Show

We’re reminded that another academic year is about to begin in the UK not when the geese fly south or the leaves begin to turn but when we get the call to up sticks for our annual day out at … Continue reading

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AHRC Edinburgh Showcase – Successful Day

The Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) Connected Communities showcase in Edinburgh today has been a great success. There was a remarkable range of groups showing on-going projects and demonstrating what they do in engaging community research in co-production projects … Continue reading

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