Unit A

Unit A is an undergraduate design studio at the School of Architecture at the University of East London, lead by Carsten Jungfer and Ferndanda Palmieri


Fri 30 Oct Tutorials + 14.00 field-trip guide briefing (all attend)

Tutorials in the studio from 10.00 onwards. Have all your previous work with you and printed.
14.00 short briefing on the field-trip guide which we will collectively produce. Please all attend for this.


51N4E Lecture Tue 27 Oct 17.00

Young blood from Belgium...this one is not to be missed!

Tue 27 Oct - drawing workshop 10.00

We are doing a drawing workshop all day tomorrow, as mentioned on Friday.
We are starting with an introduction to the day brief at 10.00

Please bring: a couple of A1 size tracing paper and cartridge paper, drawing tools (pencils, pens etc,) + ruler!


Fri 23 Oct - Casting Workshop Leyton

As you know we are doing the casting workshop in Leyton all day tomorrow.
We will meet straight away in Leyton at 10.00 - so you make your own journey there...

Please bring all your moulds with you.
We have the plaster.

Please also remember to bring some textured materials you can make casts in ALGENATE of (the pink stuff!)  to insert into you mould


Tue 20 October

tutorials in studio from 10.00 onwards. bring print out of drawings you are working on. etc 

15.00 set off from studio by public transport (all) for presentation meeting with GLA & Haringey council (near Tottenham Hale). super important. everybody needs to attend this!
finish of day approx 17.30. 


Fri 16 Oct - mould-making workshop

We are runnig a full day workshop with Roey Hunt from 10.00 in the morning in our studio space.
Please continue to work on your sections and print those out for Friday - they will be needed for the workshop. Everybody needs to attend from 10.00 until end of day 18.00


Tue 13 Oct - Studio + workshop visit Leyton from 14.30

Studio day from 10.00 onwards with working in studio on your drawings and group-tutorials across the entire day.

Please bring a print-out of your drawing or the drawings itself if hand-drawing, including key photos of specific conditions and your sketchbook.

14.30 We will set off for our Casting work-shop visit (via public transport to Leyton (via DLR& Tube) Finish around 17.30 in Leyton. everybody must attend this in preparation for next week.  


Fri 9 Oct - Group tutorials from 10.00 / Unit meeting 14.00

Studio day from 10.00 onwards with working in studio on your drawings and group-tutorials across the entire day.
14.00 unit meeting. Hand-out of unit programme for the year.
Please bring a print-out of your drawing or the drawing itself if hand-drawing, a few key photos of specific conditions and your sketchbook.

Please see our Unit drop-box - some key maps if you need all there + the hand-out of the day.


Tue 6 Oct - 10.00 Upper Lea site visit

We are meeting at 10.00 (sharp) outside the AQUATICS CENTRE (by Zaha Hadid) in Stratford. Please make you own way to here - closest tube station is STRATFORD. Post code is E20 2ZQ. We meet at the higher level covered by the canopy, by the bridge.

Weather: A few showers are forecasted for tomorrow - be prepared - there will not be much shelter. A rain-coat / umbrella and adequate shoes for walking esssential ! (approx 10km)

Equipment: Sketchbook, camera, etc. 

Lunch: please take packed lunch and drink with you - there will not be much on the way.


Fri 2 Oct 10.30 unit meeting

We are meeting tomorrow, Friday at 10.30 in our studio space on the first floor - opposite Christian's office - for a short introduction -  to say hello, organise a few things and coordinate the next week ( which we will start with a site visit on Tuesday....)

We are looking forward to see you all tomorrow!
Carsten and Fernanda