The Architectural Association would like to thank everyone who attended or donated as part of the inaugural


Silver Gala


In support of the AA’s Public Programme and Publications





Saturday 17 November 2018

36 Bedford Square, London, WC1B 3ES


7pm Reception

Performance by AA Interprofessional Studio

Gallery Installation by AA Design Research Lab


8pm Dinner

Object Narratives by the AA Party Committee


10pm Cocktails

Cocktails Designed by AA Units and Programmes



Attire: Black Tie / Silver Tie



Silver Gala Committee


Silver Benefactors

Michael Davies Charitable Settlement
Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates

Silver Donors

Ziba Ardalan and Pierre de Weck
Piers Gough
Kim Herforth Nielsen – 3XN Architects
Richard Sennett
Artur Walther

Chair Donors

Allies and Morrison
Deborah Berke
Norman Chang
Edward Cullinan
Drawing Matter Trust
Prof Hanif Kara – AKT II
Crispin Kelly
George L. Legendre
John Pawson
Patrik Schumacher
Benedetta Tagliabue
Nader Tehrani
Roger Zogolovitch

Media Sponsor


Art Direction

Zak Group


We thank everyone who helped us contribute to our goal, and are pleased to tell you that we raised £50,000 towards our Public Programme and Publications.

If you were unable to attend the Silver Gala, we would be glad to have your support, either by making a donation towards the AA’s Public Programme and Publications, or by putting us in touch with individuals and companies interested in building links with the AA. To find out more please contact