Posts Tagged ‘architecture’

Last Bricks in Flicks screening

Posted by on December 6th, 2010 No Comments
On Tuesday 7th December the Shetland Film Club will be showing Of Time and the City at the NAFC Marine Centre at 7:30pm. Mark Kermode’s favourite film of 2008, which he describes as “at once heartbreaking and hilarious, with Davies’ gorgeously ripe narration rolling like heady wine around a half-filled glass, this life affirming memoir….grows… Read the rest...

Frank Gehry film at Scalloway Marine College

Posted by on November 4th, 2010 No Comments
Frank Gehry film at Scalloway Marine College On Tuesday 9th November the Shetland Film Club, supported by Shetland Arts, will be showing Sketches of Frank Gehry at the NAFC Marine Centre at 7:30 pm. Architect Frank Gehry and filmmaker Sydney Pollack are two of the best-known names in their respective fields. In this documentary, director Pollack turns his camera on to his… Read the rest...

BRICKS IN FLICKS: Architecture in Films

Posted by on September 16th, 2010 No Comments
Bricks in Flicks is a series of four monthly film screenings that show the different ways in which architecture has featured in films. The films are part of the Power of Place (Shetland’s Year of Architecture and Place 2010) project and are being shown in partnership with the Shetland Film Club. The four films range… Read the rest...

Architecture on film

Posted by on September 14th, 2010 No Comments
Anyone with an interest in the built environment should get along to the Scalloway Marine College on Tuesday evening (tomorrow) to see ‘My Architect’, being screened by Shetland Film Club as the opening film of the Bricks in Flicks film season, as part of Power of Place, Shetland’s Celebration of Architecture and Place. Louis Kahn… Read the rest...

Shetland Architects’ Doors Open

Posted by on June 15th, 2010 No Comments
As part of Power of Place Shetland Architectural Society are holding an open-doors event, called Doors Open, where they will be opening their homes and homes of clients to members of the public.   When would be better than in Shetland’s Year of Architecture 2010 for the local profession to give the public an opportunity to… Read the rest...

2100: Future Shetland

Posted by on April 1st, 2010 No Comments
Power of Place is Shetland’s first year long celebration of architecture and place. In partnership with WordPlay, Shetland’s annual book festival, we are launching a creative collaboration open to everyone in Shetland entitled ‘2100: Future Shetland’. We are asking people to imagine what Shetland will be like in the year 2100, ninety years from now.… Read the rest...

What’s on: Previous events

Posted by on February 4th, 2010 No Comments
Previous events For upcoming events: What’s On John Etheridge – Peerie Willie Guitar Season 2010 October events Friday 22 October, Aith Hall (19.30) – £10/8 – John Etheridge & Ben Ferguson Saturday 23 October, St Columba’s Church, Lerwick (da Big Kirk) (19.30) – £12/10 – John Etheridge & Harris Playfair Big Band Project Sunday 24… Read the rest...

Power of Place Launch ‘The POP Phone’

Posted by on October 14th, 2009 No Comments
Power of Place, Shetland’s first year long celebration of architecture and place, have launched The POP Phone as an easy and quirky way for people to take part in the celebrations. Power of Place will run throughout 2010 and will help to raise the profile of architecture, design and construction within Shetland and place this… Read the rest...

Building Biographies

Posted by on April 17th, 2009 No Comments
Media Release: The 4th biennial survey of architecture in Scotland is the starting point for the next exhibition at the Bonhoga Gallery, Weisdale Mill. It is entitled Building Biographies and is on tour from The Lighthouse, Scotland’s National Architecture and Design Centre, in Glasgow. It is a self contained exhibition featuring recent projects from Scotland… Read the rest...