Architecture LGBT+ Manchester Pride Celebrations

🌈 We are proudly supporting the LGBT+ community 🌈

Architect LGBT+ & LF Architecture are bringing their competition-winning float, designed by Raw Architecture Workshop, to celebrate Manchester PRIDE 2019.


ON Bar (Sky Lounge), Gay Village, Canal Street

Join us for Friday Drinks with fellow LGBT+ members and allies from the built environment. Kick start your Manchester Pride the right way!

Date: Friday, August 23, 2019
Time: 18:00

Book Launch Tickets Here


PRIDE BREAKFAST 9.30 – 11.15
BDP Manchester office, 11 Ducie St, Manchester M1 2JB

PARADE 12.00
Following the breakfast, we will leave the BDP Manchester office and join the parade behind the Architecture LGBT+ float.

You will need to book a ticket with a parade pass to walk in the parade.

Date: Saturday, August 24, 2019
Time: 9:30 – 15:30

Book Breakfast Tickets Here

Aperitivo & Xylocleaf Product Launch

Italian design is renowned the world over – unique, stylish, refined, subtle.

Thursday 4th July sees the introduction of a new collection of finishes from the exclusive XyloCleaf decorative surfaces range. All designed in Milan to the highest quality standards, it can be used for any kind of interior furniture and furnishings.

To celebrate… Join James Latham and Xylocleaf for one of Italy’s favourite traditions, aperitivo and enjoy an afternoon with us, whilst reviewing the portfolio…

James Latham Manchester showroom

Thursday 4th July

4pm – 7pm / aperitivo time

Looking forward in welcoming you!

Book your FREE ticket here

RIBA North West Awards Party

Join RIBA North West and industry peers for an evening of celebration and find out who will be taking home the coveted RIBA North West Building of the Year.

Guests will be treated to a drinks reception and canapes on arrival, followed by the presentation of the Regional Awards and networking opportunities.

The 2019 RIBA North West Awards event will take place on 8 May 2019 in the stunning surroundings of the Benzie Building, Manchester School of Art.

Dress code for the evening is business casual (not black tie).

Date / Time: Wed, 8 May 2019 – 19:00 – 22:00 BST

Venue: Manchester Metropolitan University – Manchester School of Art – Benzie Building, Boundary Street West, Manchester, M15 6BR

Building Nature into Architecture

Join us at ‘Building Nature into Architecture’, a thought-leading event accompanied by a free bar and BBQ at Albert’s Shed in Castlefield.

Thursday 9th May 2019 at 6pm

Find out How wood can help improve sustainability, lower carbon emissions, reduce waste and even decrease stress in modern buildings.

In partnership with the Wood Window Alliance, Manchester Society of Architects has invited Eleanor Brough from Sarah Wigglesworth Architects and Gerrit Jan Teunissen from International WELL Building Institute to talk about the well-being and sustainability benefits of using materials like timber in buildings.

Tickets are free of charge and include drinks and food.