CAMPUS – a celebration of the UMIST Campus
As part of RIBA lovearchitecture festival 2012 & Cornerhouse MicroCommissions, the Manchester Modernist Society invite you to a celebration of the 1960s campus at UMIST.
Sunday June 24th
Join us for cake, the conferring of Degrees from the Modernist University of Mancheser and a tour around the campus during which the Modernist Society will declare the campus to be a 20th Century Conservation Area.
2pm – RECEPTION AND PICNIC LAUNCH
2.30pm – AN INTRODUCTION TO UMIST
3PM – CEREMONY/CONFERING OF DEGREES
3.30 – DECLARATION OF CONSERVATION AREA / WALKING TOUR OF CAMPUS GROUNDS
4.30pm – CELEBRATION ENDS WITH A GRAND VIEW & PHOTO OPPORTUNITY FROM THE CAR PARK ROOF FOLLOWED BY A WELCOME RETREAT TO THE RETRO BAR
All attendees will receive a specially commissioned map of Campus designed by Lisa Barlow & Nick Yates
Special thanks also go to Jonathan Hitchen & Sue Platt of Manchester School of Art, Graphic Design.
Places are limited – reserve your ticket here