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CUBE ARTIST TALK: OFFICE FOR SUBVERSIVE ARCHITECTURE, MONDAY 28TH MARCH 6:30PM
CUBE ARTIST TALK: OFFICE FOR SUBVERSIVE ARCHITECTURE, MONDAY 28TH MARCH 6:30PM
osa – Office for Subversive Architecture will giving a talk on their current CUBE commission: osa/MERZEN/, past projects and practice on Monday 28th March at CUBE Gallery
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North West Regional Construction Awards EXTENDED DEADLINE
NORTH WEST REGIONAL CONSTRUCTION AWARDS EXTENDED DEADLINE
The entry deadline for the North West Regional Construction Awards 2011 is being extended due to overwhelming demand. Applicants now have until Monday 7th March to enter the Awards.
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osa/MERZEN/ needs your help!
OSA/MERZEN/ NEEDS YOUR HELP!

For our next exhibition osa/MERZEN/, The Office of Subversive Architecture will transform CUBE by using materials collected and provided by the city of Manchester, and our visitors are encouraged to become part of the development process by bringing their own collected materials of the built environment into the gallery.


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MSA call for entries
MSA CALL FOR ENTRIES

Manchester Society of Architects, Exhibition and Design Awards 2011. A showcase of the architectural profession in Manchester. These annual awards are judged by a panel of architects and none architects on the criteria of positive influence on the local environment.


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Volunteer Front of House Gallery Manager vacancy
VOLUNTEER FRONT OF HOUSE GALLERY MANAGER VACANCY
An exciting opportunity has at CUBE for two Gallery Managers to manage the exhibition and work with artists over the period of our next exhibition and act as front of house and have experience of dealing with the public, data collection and cash handling.
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VOLUNTEER AS AN INFORMATION ASSISTANT AT CUBE
We are looking to recruit new volunteers to act as Information Assistants. For further information please contact [email protected]
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MSA Presents David Hills of DSDHA Lecture
MSA PRESENTS DAVID HILLS OF DSDHA LECTURE
The Manchester Society of Architects presents a lecture with David Hills of DSDHA who have been nominated for this years RIBA Sterling Prize.
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A Christmas (Procurement) Carol
A CHRISTMAS (PROCUREMENT) CAROL

Tales From Procurement Past, Present And Yet To Come?

Date: 14th December, 4.30pm - 7.30pm

Venue: Manchester Town Hall


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CUBE GALLERY ASSISTANT INTERNSHIP

CUBE is running a student placement scheme for creative, arts, design, arts management or heritage graduates. An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the gallery team as a gallery assistant to help deliver an exciting programme of exhibitions and events and coordination of CUBE’s membership scheme.


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ADAPTAHOUSE PROTOTYPE ON DISPLAY AT CUBE
ADAPTAHOUSE PROTOTYPE ON DISPLAY AT CUBE

As seen on Grand Designs on Wednesday 27th October 9pm on Channel 4, Adaptahaus is now being exclusively exhibited at the Centre for Construction Innovation in Manchester.


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RIBA EVENTS AND TALK SERIES


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This House Believes Regeneration is DeadNorth/South Divide
THIS HOUSE BELIEVES REGENERATION IS DEADNORTH/SOUTH DIVIDE

This debate will question the successes and failures of the large regeneration schemes of the north- asking what are the new tools to tackle the north/south divide?


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Manchester Society of Architects Annual Dinner, 5th November, Hilton Hotel.
MANCHESTER SOCIETY OF ARCHITECTS ANNUAL DINNER, 5TH NOVEMBER, HILTON HOTEL.

Following the success of last year, this year’s annual dinner will take place on Friday 5th November at the Hilton Hotel, Manchester.


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CUBE GALLERY ASSISTANT INTERNSHIP
CUBE is running a student placement scheme for creative, arts, design, arts management or heritage graduates. An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the gallery team as a gallery assistant to help deliver an exciting programme of exhibitions and events and coordination of CUBE’s membership scheme.
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ARTISTS JOIN CAMPAIGN AGAINST FUNDING CUTS
ARTISTS JOIN CAMPAIGN AGAINST FUNDING CUTS

Over a hundred leading artists including David Hockney, Anthony Caro, Damien Hirst, Howard Hodgkin, Anish Kapoor, Richard Hamilton, Antony Gormley and Tracey Emin have joined the campaign to fight against the proposed 25% cuts in government funding of the arts.

The campaign is being launched today Friday 10 September 2010 with the release of a new video animation by artist David Shrigley highlighting the effect of the funding cuts. Each week the work of a different artist, created in response to the campaign, will be released. Jeremy Deller and Mark Wallinger will follow David Shrigley.

Visit the Save the Arts website (including links to Facebook, Vimeo and Twitter) and to sign the online petition, www.savethearts.org.uk
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THE SECRET TO THE PERFECT GALLERY ON CREATIVE TOURIST
Jane Anderson, creative director of design centre CUBE, reveals the secret to the ideal exhibition space. ‘No cobwebs,’ she tells Neil McQuillian at Creative Tourist
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Sarah Walters reviews The Perfect Gallery for the MEN
SARAH WALTERS REVIEWS THE PERFECT GALLERY FOR THE MEN
"Could CUBE's new show be the first time a gallery in Manchester - maybe even beyond - that has welcomed people into an entirely empty space?"
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Manchester's Perfect Gallery
MANCHESTER'S PERFECT GALLERY
We are delighted to be announcing CUBE’s new transformation into a television programme, sculpture and art video courtesy of international artist Christian Jankowski. This major exhibition, “The Perfect Gallery”, is based on the idea of translating a television format into the art world and vice versa and will be launching at CUBE this summer.
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Innovation Bazaar
INNOVATION BAZAAR

The Innovation Bazaar is an open innovation marketplace based around the theme of “new ways of working.” The Innovation Bazaar is looking for concepts located between the point of an idea and the first prototype, making it different to, and more inclusive than, other exhibitions or awards for innovation.
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MAKING HOMES AS WARM AS DUVETS

Leading national sustainable building products supplier Green Building Store, to be launching Passivhaus products exhibition at CUBE Gallery on Wednesday 7th July 2010.


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URBAN PIONEERS YOUTH PROJECT IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE ARCHITECTURE FOUNDATION
URBAN PIONEERS YOUTH PROJECT IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE ARCHITECTURE FOUNDATION
This summer, Cube is partnering with The Architecture Foundation to deliver an architecture education programme for 16-19 year olds, which will focus on Cheetham Hill, Hulme and New Islington.
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4 Degrees at CUBE Gallery showcasing the best in North West creative talent
4 DEGREES AT CUBE GALLERY SHOWCASING THE BEST IN NORTH WEST CREATIVE TALENT

CUBE is delighted to be hosting a series of regional graduate showcases ‘4°’ highlighting fresh creative talent from the region, including Blackpool and The Fylde College, Stockport College, Northern School of Design (UCLAN) and the University of Chester.

Recent graduates will be showcasing a broad range of creative skills from ten differing degree courses. Don’t miss the opportunity to see cutting edge designs, photography, illustration and object based work over the coming weeks at CUBE.


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BUDDLEIA ARTIST TALK: SANS FACON, THURSDAY 10 JUNE

Buddleia Artist Talk: Sans Facon

4-6pm

At Buddleia Space: Basement 575 Cheetham Hill Road, M8 9JE Opposite old Library


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MANCHESTER SOCIETY OF ARCHITECTS QUIZ IN ASSOCIATION GREENBUILD EXPO

You are invited to the Manchester Society of Architects quiz night in association with Green Build Expo.


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North West Solid State Lighting Demonstration Showcase
NORTH WEST SOLID STATE LIGHTING DEMONSTRATION SHOWCASE
Monday 24th May - Friday 28th May, 2010 CUBE Gallery, 113 -115 Portland Street, Manchester, M1 6DW Opening times: 12:00 - 17:30
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CUBE Creative Director appears on Channel M
CUBE CREATIVE DIRECTOR APPEARS ON CHANNEL M

Jane Anderson, Creative Director of CUBE has been interviewed by John Robb of Channel M, for their new series Zeitgeist.


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MADF CELEBRATORY EVENT

An exhibition preview celebrating work by Manchester School of Architecture throughout MADF, Thursday 13th May, 6-9pm


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Academy of Urbanism
ACADEMY OF URBANISM

The fifth annual congress of the Academy of Urbanism will be held this year in Manchester from 12 -13 May. The Congress will bring together delegates from a wide variety of disciplines and locations to explore the relationships between City-regions and their constituent communities.


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MSA Student Travel Award Winners 2010
MSA STUDENT TRAVEL AWARD WINNERS 2010

The winners of the Manchester Society of Architects Student Travel awards 2010 were announced last night by RIBA President Ruth Reed at CUBE.

The Student travel awards have enabled students to travel to a wide range of destinations and experience architecture in context at first hand.


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Hive Minds: Future Proofing Manchester
HIVE MINDS: FUTURE PROOFING MANCHESTER
Chaired by Dave Haslam, Hive Minds Symposium takes the model of the hive to question the viability of urban creative networks in sustainable cities. A range of speakers from various disciplines will explore the effective investments in social and cultural adaptability in a time of finite resources.
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Manchester Society of Architects Annual Design Awards 2010
MANCHESTER SOCIETY OF ARCHITECTS ANNUAL DESIGN AWARDS 2010
CUBE is collaborating with the Manchester Society of Architects to bring you their annual Design Awards 2010. The awards provide the public with a fantastic opportunity to see some of Manchester's freshest and most exciting architecture at various stages of development.
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Haiti.Artists.Art.Auction
HAITI.ARTISTS.ART.AUCTION

In response to the recent devastating earthquake in Haiti, the Greater Manchester contemporary fine art community is pooling its resources to stage a one-day exhibition and silent auction to raise money for UNICEF’s Haiti Earthquake Children’s Appeal.


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Green Lighting Debate - Chaired by Fred Talbot, Television Presenter
GREEN LIGHTING DEBATE - CHAIRED BY FRED TALBOT, TELEVISION PRESENTER

The North West Construction Knowledge Hub will mark the launch of CUBE’s ‘Brighter Futures' Exhibition by hosting a lively debate on Green Lighting - chaired by Fred Talbot, Television Presenter.

Taking place on Tuesday 23rd March, the event will explore green lighting options and new lighting technologies; in particular solid state lighting, whilst highlighting the potential energy savings and significant reduction of carbon emissions.


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