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Open House London 2016, Or; Endless Queues and the Perils of not Pre-Booking

Now that Open House London has come and gone, it’s time for my yearly reflections/rant on the weekend. Or, if you’re not in the mood for relentless negativity, skip to the end of the post where I talk about Kilmorey Mausoleum. 1,634 more words


Open House in Brisbane 2016

Next weekend (8-9 October) is Open House, Brisbane, when a wide variety of buildings are thrown open to the public.

The idea began in England, where there has been an… 673 more words

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Entertaining HM Revenue & Customs staff at Custom House open house day

I’ve left it too late now to report on all of our Open House London visits. I can’t, however, miss the opportunity to tell you about our visit to the… 202 more words


Hundreds tour International Headquarters for Open House London 2016

Well over 400 people toured The Salvation Army’s International Headquarters (IHQ) in London as part of Open House London, a city-wide event that celebrates buildings and architecture. 239 more words


Open House London visit to Spring Grove House

The Open House London objective is “to promote public awareness and appreciation of the capital’s building design and architecture, including it’s open spaces. The intention was to open up London’s splendid buildings to the general public who don’t otherwise have access. 218 more words


Four splendid visits on Open House London weekend

For places and properties requiring booking for Open House London weekend, I signally failed to book us into any. There were still plenty of places to visit without booking.  159 more words



今年もOpen House Londonを皮切りにロンドン・デザイン・フェスティバル(LDF)が始まりました(→LDFのオフィシャルサイト)。 デザイン・フェスティバルについては以前『ロンドンのデザイン・エコシステム』というエントリーで紹介していますが、9月に市内各所で行われるデザインの祭典です。 著名デザイナーによる実験的なアートの巨大インスタレーション、各種展示会(*1)は恒例ですが、近年ではデザインディストリクト(*2)と呼ばれるデザインオフィスや工房が数多く集まる地区がオフィスやショップを一般に開放しストリートパーティーを催したりしています。
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2. ビジネス・キャリア