Constructing excellence

Constructing excellence

Press releases   •   Dec 11, 2014 00:00 GMT

Architecture graduate Richard Marsden is building a bright future after winning a prestigious national award for his achievements in the construction industry.

Golden Jubilee of Building Services celebrated

Golden Jubilee of Building Services celebrated

Press releases   •   Jun 08, 2015 00:00 BST

Students and staff from the last five decades came together recently to celebrate 50 years of Building Services Engineering at Northumbria University.

FEATURE: Bringing IKEA to the classroom

FEATURE: Bringing IKEA to the classroom

Press releases   •   Feb 17, 2015 00:00 GMT

The creator of IKEA’s ‘flat-pack homes’, David Morton, talks about making the change from international architect to teaching the next generation of students at Northumbria University.

Student visions for Gibside Hall to be revealed

Student visions for Gibside Hall to be revealed

Press releases   •   Jun 16, 2014 00:00 BST

A gin distillery, a theatre and an observatory were among the unique proposals presented to the National Trust by Northumbria University’s Interior Architecture students in a bid to re-imagine the potential future of Gateshead’s Gibside Hall.

COMMENT: Don’t bulldoze Britain’s brutalist housing – it’s culture you can live in

COMMENT: Don’t bulldoze Britain’s brutalist housing – it’s culture you can live in

Press releases   •   Feb 01, 2016 14:01 GMT

​Sebastian Messer, Senior Lecturer in Architecture at Northumbria University, writes about brutalist housing for The Conversation.

Gibside’s Walled Garden to host Northumbria University students’ artwork

Gibside’s Walled Garden to host Northumbria University students’ artwork

Press releases   •   Apr 21, 2016 10:04 BST

​A new exhibition at the National Trust’s Gibside in Tyne and Wear will showcase a range of illustrations created by Northumbria University interior architecture students.

Northumbria and BIM Academy win hat trick of awards

Northumbria and BIM Academy win hat trick of awards

Press releases   •   Oct 04, 2016 14:56 BST

​Academics from Northumbria University, in partnership with the BIM (Building Information Modelling) Academy, have been celebrating a triple award win.