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10 Architects:10 Schools. Photo A Cooper

ARCHITECTURE WEEK 2006 in the East Midlands brought buildings and places to life with a vibrant range of events and activities for everyone to get involved with and be inspired by.

WHATEVER THEIR AGE age people found something of fun or interesting to see, talk about or do. With OVER 90 EVENTS, everyine could take their pick of walks, guided tours, exhibitions, childrenÂ’s activities and opportunities to meet the architects and designers who are helping to shape the way the East Midlands will be tomorrow.

CONGRATULATIONS to the following prizewinners who had their feedback forms drawn from a pile of over 300 that had been returned to us from around the region. A bag of exciting goodies is on the way to them all

Mrs H Stillyards of Lincoln
John Lowe of Matlock
Mrs S Bell of Wellingborough
Fred Brookes of Nottingham
Jane Ashton of Leicester

Thanks to everyone for their feedback and comments and to all who helped make this years Architecture Week in the East Midlands such a stimulating and exciting event.

Jasia McArdle and Alan Cooper

AW06 East Midlands Coordinators


AW06 in the East Midlands is a joint initiative between Arts Council England, the RIBA and Opun, the architecture and built environment centre.




Highlight events

Amozozo at the International Children's Theatre Festival

A feast of colour, light and sound awaits you in the Amozozo Luminarium at Nottingham University Lakeside until June 25th.

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Architects of Air

The Lace Market Low Energy House

The house designed by Marsh & Grochowski, who also developed the Ozone Tower concept, is open by appointment - see the website detail.

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New Walk! New Walk!

Enjoy a 1km conducted walk along New Walk, a quiet, unique, leafy part of Leicester's urban history - see the detail on the web site

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