Portugal_UK: Practices Announced

Public Presentation:
Weds 15 Sept 2010 7.00pm

The Architecture Foundation in collaboration with Ordem dos Arquitectos and The British Council are pleased to announce the UK practices selected to take part in the New Architects: Portugal_UK exchange programme. The three exciting emerging UK practices: Carl Turner Architects, KrausSchoenberg and MA Projects, will join Portuguese practices: Joao Prates Ruivo + Raquel Maria Oliveira (now practising as FORA), MOOV and SAMI-arquitectos to act as ambassadors for the architectural scenes in their respective countries.

The UK based architects will visit Lisbon from 20 – 22 October 2010, to coincide with the Lisbon Architecture Triennale - www.trienaldelisboa.com/en, for a programme of intensive workshops, networking events and to present a public lecture at the Museum of Fashion and Design (MUDE) organized by Ordem dos Arquitectos. The Portuguese practices will visit London for the second part of the exchange from 16 -19 November, including a public presentation at the AF.

Public Lectures:

Carl Turner Architects, KrausSchoenberg and MA Projects
Thursday 21 October 6.30 - 8.00pm
Museu do Design e da Moda, R. Augusta 241100, Lisboa, Portugal

SAMI Arquitectos, MOOV and Ruivo +Oliveria (now practicing as FORA)
Thursday 18 November 6.30 - 8.00pm
The Architecture Foundation, Ground Floor East, 136 - 148 Tooley Street, London







Image: Haus W, courtesy KrausSchoenberg