TS Evening Lecture 09/10/14: Patrick Bellew, Atelier Ten: Anthills to Labyrinths – Engineering Sustainable Architecture

Patrick Bellew – Atelier Ten

Anthills to Labyrinths – Engineering Sustainable Architecture

Thursday 9th October, 6.30pm, Room M421

Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment

University of Westminster

35 Marylebone Road

London NW1 5LS


Founding director of Atelier Ten, Patrick has more than thirty years’ experience in the design of high performance buildings and systems. With extensive work in the integration of environmental and building systems with architecture, Patrick has particular expertise in thermal mass energy storage technologies and high efficiency building conditioning systems.

Atelier Ten have pioneered numerous environmental innovations in the built environment and have six offices across the world, focused on the delivery of high-performance buildings.

Patrick taught the core environmental design course on the MArch program at the Yale University School of Architecture from 2000 – 2009 and led Advanced Design Studios in 2010 and 2011. He was on the Design Review Committee of CABE from 1999 to 2003, a Governor of the Building Centre Trust in London between 1996 and 2011 and on the Employer Panel of the Construction Industry Council. He also lectures widely on issues relating to the creation of a more sustainable Built Environment.

Patrick’s success in integrating innovative technologies with noteworthy architecture has been acknowledged by the Royal Institute of British Architects, who made him an Honorary Fellow in 2001. Patrick was elected a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering in 2004.

In 2008 Patrick delivered the 6th Happold Medal Lecture and received the Happold Medal from the Construction Industry Council and the Happold Foundation. He is currently the Eero Saarinen Visiting Professor at Yale School of Architecture and on the Awards panel for the 2012 – 2015 RIBA Awards and the World Architecture Awards.

From: http://www.atelierten.com

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