Site Navigation

Architecture in Conversation

Gagosian Gallery Britannia Street © Helene Binet

Architecture in Conversation

Newport Street Gallery © Helene Binet

Architecture in Conversation

Nottingham Contemporary © Helene Binet

Events - Talks

Architecture in Conversation

04 Sep 2018 - 04 Oct 2018

What are the current debates in architecture planning and its social functions? Our guest speakers will explore contemporary debates in architecture linked to both our shows.
 
Through different approaches, both exhibitions pose questions about the current role of architecture in neoliberal cities, as well as the role of spatial practices in imagining new sociabilities.
 
Critical Mannerism Today
Tue 4 Sep, 6.30–8.30pm
Join in our conversation about Trix & Robert Haussmanns’ 1981 architecture manifesto Critical Mannerism.
Speakers include: Fredi Fischli and Niels Olsen, curators of the exhibition, and writer and curator Shumi Bose. Chaired by Emily King.
 
Architecture and the Social
Thu 13 Sep, 6.30–8.30pm
Explore ideas surrounding the politics of architecture and its social function with this panel discussion.
Speakers are: Samaneh Moafi (Forensic Architecture) and Akil Scafe Smith (Resolve Collective). Chaired by Marie Bak Mortensen (Royal Institute of British Architects). 
 
Conversation with Adam Caruso
Thu 4 Oct, 6.30–8.30pm
Adam Caruso, one of the architects of our building, is back to present his reflections ten years on. Caruso will also be talking about Trix & Robert Haussmann’s work and his design for the exhibition space.
 
 
Free. Booking required.
The Space

Supporters