An Architecture Space and Society Centre Conference 27-28 April 2023 Venue: The Birkbeck Clore Management Centre, 27 Torrington Square, London WC1E 7JL Organisers – Luisa Lorenza Corna (Honorary Research Fellow, Birkbeck, University of London) and Mark Crinson (Professor of Architectural… Continue Reading →
Gregorio Astengo, ETH Zurich and Birkbeck; Respondent Elizabeth McKellar, Open University When: Friday 3 February 2023, 6-7.30pm Where: Room 106, School of Arts, Birkbeck, 43 Gordon Square, London, WC1H 0PD The second half of the 17th-century was a period of… Continue Reading →
Opens on 20 January 2023 at the Architectural Association Gallery, 36 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3ES, and is open to the public until 25 March. An opening event on 19 January 2023 will include a panel discussion with the commissioned artists. More… Continue Reading →
POSTONED TO 17 February, 6pm, Keynes Library, 43 Gordon Square, London WC1H 0PD Book launch consisting of a presentation by Mark Crinson of his new book Shock City: Image and Architecture in Industrial Manchester (Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in… Continue Reading →
When: 7th June 2022, 6pmWhere: Keynes Library, 43 Gordon Square, London, WC1H 0PDFree booking via Eventbrite Many new buildings today don’t look so new at all, with their scuffed surfaces and carefully retained fragments of older structures. These tendencies respond to… Continue Reading →
Image copyright © Courtauld Institute of Art Architecture, Space and Society Centre is proud to announce an event dedicated to Ukrainian architectural heritage. Three eminent experts will raise awareness of Ukraine’s architectural history, the threat it is currently under, and… Continue Reading →
When: 20 May 2022, 18:00Venue: Birkbeck 43 Gordon SquareBook your place ‘Student experience’ has become a ubiquitous term in the discourse of contemporary universities, yet its meaning remains opaque. In its most immediate (and positive) sense it denotes a holistic approach to… Continue Reading →
Presentation and panel discussion on new approaches to the art and design of the fin-de-siecle. In-person.
Symposium celebrating three projects that ‘collect’ histories of architecture in different ways and exploring the diverse formats of archive-making.