Architecture, Culture and Tectonics Research Group

ACT Guest Seminar - 4 May 2022

B38 Lenton Firs
Wednesday 4th May 2022 (13:00-14:00)
For further information please contact Professor Jonathan Hale, or send an email to
The Architecture, Culture & Tectonics Research Group warmly invites you to attend their Wednesday Seminar on 4th May at 2pm, B38 Lenton Firs


“New Museum Design”

Guest speaker: Laura Hanks


Laura Hanks is Associate Professor in the Department of Architecture and Built Environment at the University of Nottingham, where she teaches across the undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.  Her research interests include contemporary museum design, the architectural expression of identities and issues of narrative place making.  She has published chapters in Architecture and the Canadian Fabric (UBC Press, 2012), The Future of Museum and Gallery Design (Routledge, 2018) and Museum Making: Narratives, Architectures, Exhibitions (Routledge, 2012), which she also co-edited.  Notable among her other publications are Museum Builders II (John Wiley and Sons, 2004) and New Museum Design (Routledge, 2021).

Architecture, Culture and Tectonics

The University of Nottingham
Faculty of Engineering
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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