As Found: The Discovery Of The Ordinary – Part 4

As Found: The Discovery Of The Ordinary – Part 4

Lecture date: 2001-11-02A one-day conference examining the groupings in British architecture and art in the 1950s - New Brutalism, the Independent Group, Free Cinema...
Dan Cruickshank – London: Layered City

Dan Cruickshank – London: Layered City

Lecture date: 1997-10-22Dan Cruickshank examines the way in which London, a merchant city, successfully exported itself to places as diverse as Philadelphia and Calcutta.A...
Lisa Jardine – Potholing at St Pauls with Sir Christopher Wren: In Search of An Architectural Life

Lisa Jardine – Potholing at St Pauls with Sir Christopher Wren: In Search of...

Lecture date: 2003-12-04Sir Christopher Wren's motivations and passions led him to envisage all his undertakings on a scale bigger, better, and more enduring than...
A305/15: English Houses of the Thirties

A305/15: English Houses of the Thirties

In the context of the exhibition The University Is Now on Air: Broadcasting Modern Architecture, the CCA presents twenty-four broadcasts from the course A305,...
A305/22: Mechanical Services in the Cinema

A305/22: Mechanical Services in the Cinema

In the context of the exhibition The University Is Now on Air: Broadcasting Modern Architecture, the CCA presents twenty-four broadcasts from the course A305,...
A305/14: English Flats of the Thirties

A305/14: English Flats of the Thirties

In the context of the exhibition The University Is Now on Air: Broadcasting Modern Architecture, the CCA presents twenty-four broadcasts from the course A305,...
Oliver Cox – Michael Ventris Memorial Lecture: The Man and The Architect

Oliver Cox – Michael Ventris Memorial Lecture: The Man and The Architect

Lecture date: 1997-10-30Michael Ventris studied architecture at the AA and served in the RAF as a navigator. A brilliant linguist, after years of painstaking...
Britian: Architecture and Planning during World War II

Britian: Architecture and Planning during World War II

Front to Rear: Architecture and Planning during World War IICredits: Roberto Zancan.source
Neville Chamberlain and post war housing in Britain

Neville Chamberlain and post war housing in Britain

Front to Rear: Architecture and Planning during World War IICredits: Edmund Potter.source