Forthcoming Events

UNKNOWN FIELDS: The Dark Side of the City

Series : Saturday Gallery Talk
Date : October 1 2016
Time : 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
Location : AA Gallery, Architectural Association

Please join us on Saturday 1 October in the AA Gallery for an informal talk by exhibition curators and AA Visiting School Directors Kate Davies and Liam Young.
All welcome, complimentary drinks and refreshments.

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Ekumenopolis/City Without Limits

Series : Members' Screening
Date : October 13 2016
Time : 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location : AA Cinema

The invented word ‘ecumenopolis’ represents the idea that in the future urban areas and megalopolises would eventually fuse and there would be a single continuous worldwide city as a progression from the current urbanization and population growth trends. Taking Istanbul as an example this film takes us on a long journey from demolished shantytowns to the tops of skyscrapers.

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The Education of an Architect: Robust Guesswork

Series : The Shadow Series
Date : October 20 2016
Time : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location : Rear Second Presentation Space, Architectural Association

The Shadow Series intends to turn the (usually) shadow condition of AA members and alumni into a shadowing force that debates architecture at the present scale of an expanded AA. Unlike the global school, in which the AA ventures across a variety of locations, the shadow series is an intimate event, held at the institution’s core, that assembles the AA’s bodies and brains to debate current architecture issues and processes.

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Garbage Warrior

Series : Members' Screening
Date : November 10 2016
Time : 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location : AA Cinema

A documentary following architect Mike Reynolds and his environmentally conscious “Earthship” houses, this film explores his struggle with the New Mexico government to change building code laws.

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Winged Creatures: where do architects go after they graduate?

Series : The Shadow Series
Date : November 17 2016
Time : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location : Rear Second Presentation Space, Architectural Association

The Shadow Series intends to turn the (usually) shadow condition of AA members and alumni into a shadowing force that debates architecture at the present scale of an expanded AA. Unlike the global school, in which the AA ventures across a variety of locations, the shadow series is an intimate event, held at the institution’s core, that assembles the AA’s bodies and brains to debate current architecture issues and processes.

BOOK / VIEW