The architect talks about the pioneering housing schemes she designed for the London Boroughs of Southwark and Lambeth in the 1960's and 70's.
Free tour of Brentwood School's The Bean Learning Resource Centre, Sixth Form Centre and Assembly Hall for AF Members led by Cottrell & Vermeulen
A tale of coming of age and the refugee experience, director Vladimir Tomic intimately reflects upon his youth moored in Copenhagen’s docks – in a converted ship housing 1000 refugees seeking asylum from the 1992 Bosnian war. Tomic will join us for a Q&A after the screening.
Free tour of Dalston Lane by Waugh Thistleton Architect
Oliver Wainwright explains in 10 minutes why viability assessments are wreaking havoc on London's social housing and why the new mayor must scrap them
After decades of dislocating highways – Lewisham is mid-way through a massive regeneration programme which has seen a flurry of towers erupt on its western fringe
Anna Minton describes in 5 minutes why the new Mayor must halt ‘estate regeneration’ programmes which are leading largely to the demolition of desperately needed low-cost housing
Following 30 years of rapid development on the Isle of Dogs, London’s epic new financial quarter is embarking on its latest large-scale expansion
Two fantastical visions of 24 hours in mid-century New York City. Dancing images and dancing protagonists take to the screen in a double bill dedicated to the rhythms and imaginary of New York, New York.
Formerly the capital’s biggest fishing port, Barking is once again providing the sustenance for London’s growth
As part of the AF's programme of events around the Mayoral election, we bring together some of the world's most innovative city architects
Farshid Moussavi hosts a discussion and drinks reception at the British Pavilion with micro lectures by Assemble, Baxendale, Orkidstudio and Studio Sam Causer
Vive l'Amour’s languid tale of urban alienation weaves a tragicomic love triangle, as overlapping lives seek respite in the same empty Taipei apartment. Artist Gonzalez-Foerster’s work pays poetic pilgrimage to the film’s final scene.
Tottenham has been promised a fresh wave of regeneration following the 2011 riots which saw unprecedented looting and destruction within many of the district’s thoroughfares
25 finalists chosen from 276 submissions in Architecture Foundation-partnered competition
Fran Tonkiss chairs a discussion on the development of London between two of its most astute commentators
Alex Ely describes in 5 minutes why the new Mayor must allow London's green belt to become a space for opportunity, for a new type of self-help housing
Kate MacTiernan describes in 5 minutes why the new Mayor should implement an immediate freeze on any further public land being sold to volume housebuilders