'SPACE: A SOCIAL AGENDA' - forthcoming symposium

18 October 2013

Friday 18 October, 10am - 4pm

Space: A Social Agenda explores the links between art, architecture and society. Speakers include:

  • Arthur Acheson (Architect and Chair of the Ministerial Advisory Group)
  • Cara Courage (Arts and Culture Consultant and PhD researcher at University of Brighton Doctoral College - Arts, Relocalism and the City)
  • Ciaran Mackel (Architect and founder of ARD, Academic and non executive director of PLACE)
  • James Hennessy (Landscape Architect and Urban Designer at The Paul Hogarth Company)
  • Jo Anne Butler & Tara Kennedy (Artists and Architects, Culturstruction)
  • Marianne O’Kane Boal (Art and Architecture Critic)
  • Michael Corr (Creative Director of PLACE, Architect and co-founder of Pie Architects, London)
  • Tom Keeley (Writer, Educator, researcher and publisher)
  • Torange Khonsari (Architect and co founder of Public Works, London)
  • Richard Harris (Co founder of Upstart Dublin)

Hosted by Ballymena Borough Council, Braid Arts Centre & Mid Antrim Museum in partnership with PLACE.

For further information contact symposium organiser Marianne O’Kane Boal on 0035385 7687757 or email