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18th June 2011

Soap and Chalk Carving Workshop
open event with muf architecture

Mabley Green Meadow
Mabley Green Meadow blogspot

6th June 2011

SPMA/IFA Urban Planning and Archaeology
seminar with Ben Perrot

Museum of london Dockland
Society for Post Medival Archaeology

12th May 2011

Get Over It Symposium
talk with muf architecture/art

School of Architecture
MA Architecture & Urbanism blog

12th May 2011

London Artists and Subculture
discussion with Liza Fior

Barbican Centre
London Artists and Subculture

24th March 2011

Le stade fait-il la ville?
Liza Fior presents the Olympic Fringe Projects

7th forum Batir et Planifier
Conference Programme

10th December 2010

Stadtfinden Symposium
talk by Mark Lemanski


21 November 2010

Make Space!
Salutiamo Venezia - 6 meetings concerning Venice

The British Pavilion

Villa Frankenstein

20 November 2010

Make Space!
European Urban Public Space Talk

18th Vienna Architecture Congress

20 October 2010

Supercity Symposium


29 August 2010

Villa Frankenstein
British Pavillion

12th Architecture Biennale

21 - 30 July 2010

Dessau Summer School
Home comforts on the move

15 July 2010

A place for creativity?
Inspiring urban change

One day conference
10:15 am until 4:55 pm

Milton Keynes Gallery
Midsummer Boulevard
Milton Keynes

6 August 2009

What is the role of public space
in Dalston's cultural life?

An evening of celebration and debate: muf architecture/art and
J&L Gibbons

Off Dalston Lane
with the Barbican

Radical Nature: Outdoor commissions

22 - 31 July 2009

Bauhaus Summer School
muf to run workshops at the International Summer School

Bauhaus Dessau Foundation

15 June 2009

muf talk
by Liza Fior


31 May 2009

The Big Art Project series
muf's work on Beckton Alp in Newham is broadcast on the Channel 4 series
'The Big Art Project'

7pm, Channel 4
Sunday 31st May

The Channel 4 Big Art Project

Newham site

Beckton Alp blog, muf

23 April 2009

Women in Architecture, Women and Architecture
Lecture by Mark Lemanski

The University of Strathclyde

22 April 2009

AND NOW WHAT Rethinking Spatial Practice
Contributor Liza Fior
A Series of filmed Roundtable discussions that will be available to watch at the Architecture Foundation online

The Architecture Foundation

21 April 2009

Europan 10 Lecture series
Lecture by Liza Fior

Chalmers University

Europan 10

31 March 2009

MUF: Collaborative design in green urban contexts
A lecture by Katherine Clarke

The Architecture Centre

The Architecture Centre

26 February 2009

Fly Eric Symposia Series. No 1
'Changing Perceptions of What Artists Can Do'

Expanding artist's professional practice; Opportunities for Artists in the social, natural and built environment
Talk by Verity-Jane Keefe

Art Gene

Art Gene

25 February 2009

Talk with Jane Rendell
With Katherine Clarke and Liza Fior

British Psychoanalytic Society

19 February 2009

The Strategic Sell-Out and the Virtues of Risk
A lecture by Liza Fior.

Yale University
New Haven, CT, USA

from 26 November 2008

Actions: What You Can Do With the City
An exhibition of international architects, artists and collectives (including muf) looking at how experimental interactions with the urban environment can generate new levels of participation within the city.

Canadian Centre for Architecture,

exhibition website

24 October 2008

Playpath Finder
An action research presentation.

Camden, London

20 October 2008

Feminism in Current Cultural Practice
A salon discussion organised by Public Works

ICA, London

2 October 2008

Gendersite Launch
Official launch of GENDERSITE a new online resource for gender and the built environment. muf will be manning its very own muf stall alongside other women groups from the built environment and equalities organisations.

The Octagon,
Queen Mary University of London,
Mile End Campus, London E1

OPEN from 1pm onwards

23 July 2008

In Conversation...
Improvisational practitioner and choreographer Jennifer Monson in conversation with Katherine Clarke on artistic practice.
Part of London Dance International 2008

The Grant Museum of Zoology,
UCL, Malet Place, London

OPEN TO ALL from 7.00pm

20 June 2008

Gender in Barking
The role of the Arts in future-proofing new developments in the Thames Gateway - academics, case studies and a panel of experts.


18 June 2008

Urban Revisit: Part II
muf revisits the workshop and exhibit in Linz last year with sociologist Peter Arlt and Andreas Lang

Haus der Architektur, Graz, Austria

20 May 2008

Des Res
A talk by Liza Fior at the New London Architecture Des Res conference


20 May 2008

A talk
Katherine Clarke at the Overgarden Gallery

Copenhagen, Denmark

16 May 2008

Feminism is on the Agenda
Liza Fior, Doina Petrescu, Support Structure, Constant Collective, Taking Place and the Showroom in conversation

Public Works, London

1 & 2 May 2008

Guest Critic
Liza Fior invited guest critic

Yale, USA

20 February 2008

The Disinterested Observer
a talk by Liza Fior at the London Women and Planning Forum

LWP seminar, London

18-19 December 2007

Guest Critic
invited guest critic Liza Fior

ETH, Zurich, Switzerland

31 October 2007

a lecture by Liza Fior

The Bartlett, UCL

21-22 October 2007

a workshop on play devised by Mark Lemanski

KHIO National Academy of the Arts, Oslo, Norway

10 October 2007

Artistic Intervention
a talk on muf's art practice given by Verity-Jane Keefe - for a conference on artistic intervention

Dunamaise Arts Centre, Portlaoise, Ireland

September 2007

a talk on muf practice by Liza Fior

Stockholm, Sweden

29 March 2007

On Diversity
a lecture given by Katherine Clarke

Birmingham Architectural Association, Birmingham

22 March 2007

On Politics and Form
a talk on muf practice given by Liza Fior at a symposium on public space and the politics of form - with Sergison Bates, Jonathan Hill and others

School of Architecture, Syracuse University, Florence, Italy

7 March 2007

A day of teaching and a talk given by Katherine Clarke to Fine Art students at the University of the West of England

University of the West of England, Bristol

February - March 2007

a muf workshop on public spaces in the Frankviertel district of Linz with Peter Arlt and the University of Applied Arts, Linz

Frankviertel, Linz, Austria

24 February 2007

Athens Conservatory
muf in conversation with Deca Architecture in association with the British Council

Athens, Greece

February 2007

Revisit: Urbanism Made in London
exhibition on London public spaces (curated by Peter Arlt with public works and muf) with contributions from Celine Condorelli, Nicoline van Harskamp, public works and muf

Architekturforum Oberosterreich (AFO), Linz, Austria

13 February 2007

The Charm Bracelet
muf (and 4 other international practices) invited to present proposals to revitalise and create a new vision for the public spaces of Pittsburgh's North Side

Pittsburgh Children's Museum, Pittsburgh, USA

20 January - 3 June 2007

Gritty Brits: New London Architecture
exhibition of muf work with Adjaye Associates, Caruso St John, FAT, Niall McLaughlin and Sergison Bates architects.

Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, USA

11 November 2006

a muf talk in OeGFA lecture series on strategies of visibility in architecture

Austrian Society for Architecture (OeGFA), Vienna, Austria

on show until October 2006

The Good Life
exhibition of muf work
on new public spaces for recreation

Van Alen Institute, New York, USA

Winter 2006

Designing Modern Britain
exhibiting muf's model for the Greenway

Design Museum, London

27 January 2006

City-Developing lecture series
a talk by Liza Fior

Architekturforum Oberosterreich (AFO),
Linz, Austria

24 January 2006

a talk and discussion with Liza Fior and Katherine Clarke

Royal College of Art, London

11 January 2006

Sputnik Observatory + muf
filmed interview with Liza Fior and Katherine Clarke to be archived in Sputnik Library: a permanent NYC-based collection of filmed interviews with leading thinkers within the arts, sciences and technology.

muf studio, London

1 December 2005

Whitsable structure opening

Whitsable, Kent

21 November 2005

Where I'm calling from
a muf talk by Mark Lemanski

Bergen, Norway

26 September 2005

Creating Communities: Arts, Housing and Regeneration
seminar with Housing Minister Yvette Cooper with a muf presentation by Liza Fior

Labour Party Conference, Brighton

17 September 2005

Open House
a talk about the arts centre garden by Katherine Clarke

Camden Arts Centre, London

13 September 2005

a-n Social Space Think Tank
a talk by Katherine Clarke

Springhill Institute, Birmingham

9 August 2005

Horses Tale website launched

29 July 2005

Woking library exhibition
muf artists working with the Moorcroft art group

Woking library, Woking

6 July 2005

muga design workshop part I
working with pupils to design a multi-use games area for Memorial Park

Eastlea School, Newham

28 June 2005

muf presentation of St Albans scheme
as part of Architecture Week

Verulamium Museum, St Albans

23 June 2005

High Density: High Quality
a talk by Liza Fior as part of Architecture Week

Portsmouth School of Architecture

25 May 2005

Reynolds exhibition opens

Tate Britain

21 May 2005

muf response to call for ideas
for the former site of Berlin's royal castle that is also, formerly, the site of the Communist Palace of the Republic. muf are proposing a comfort zone in which historically disparate monologues can be drawn together into inclusive debate. muf's ideas will be exhibited at the Berlin Academy of the Arts in July and presented in a forthcoming publication: Fun Palace Berlin 200x.

Berlin, Germany

20 May 2005

Now Insert Utopia Here
talk by Claire Pentecost at the Big Problems Event

School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois, USA

28 April 2005

muf lecture

University of East London

27 March 2005

St Albans Hypocaust Pavillion
opens to the public

St Albans Park

15 March 2005

Diversity as the space of possible social relations
talk by Katherine Clarke at ixia event on public art, regeneration, diversity and engagement

Thinktank, Birmingham

8 March 2005

International Women's Day Symposium
a muf talk

Chalmers School of Architecture, Gothenburg, Sweden

17 February 2005

a photo opportunity
400 boys, footballers and the mayor of Newham for the launch of muf's 'social cage' scheme

Major Road, Stratford

14 January 2005

Strategic Fictions
Wallenberg Studio Lecture

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA

12 December 2004

No Enclosure
a 2 day seminar on architecture and urbanism: muf with MVDRV space group and s333 (amongst others)

AHO School of Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway

24 Oct 2004

Architect's Ideas
muf lecture and workshop on reusing redundant industrial buildings in association with the British Council

Sapnu Fabrik, Riga, Latvia

13 Oct 2004

Creative Thinking in Schools
muf presenting ideas generated with Creative Partnerships

Canterbury, Kent

11 Oct 2004

Art at the Centre
a muf case study for Southern and South East Arts

MK Gallery, Milton Keynes

8 Oct 2004

workshop with Liza Fior

Kunstwerk, Berlin, Germany

24 August 2004

muf is photographed
by Tim Soar for AJ at 3.40pm

Central Street, London

11 June 2004

a talk on digression

The Lighthouse, Glasgow

4 May 2004

muf 10th Birthday

muf organise events demanded by the project: consultation, celebrations and explorations.

Partners and associates are in demand for giving lectures.
Contact Liza Fior ar Katherine Clarke to book
Members of muf are also involved in educational projects for specific schools and cultural organisations.
Contact Ashley McCormick