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Taster talk: What is radical today?


  • 14 October 2019, 2 — 2.15pm
  • 4 November 2019, 2 — 2.15pm
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What is radical today?

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Céline Baumann, The Parliament of Plants, 2019.

Based on The House of Commons, 1793-94, by Karl Anton Hickel. © Studio Céline Baumann

Drop in for a free 15-minute talk to unearth the hidden stories of the Royal Academy.

Learn more about this free display which brings together 40 radical visions on how architecture can respond to today’s rapidly changing world. From legendary names involved fifty years ago in the radical movement, through collectives such as Archizoom and Archigram, to new and emerging practitioners, this display presents bespoke contributions by a number of international participants.

In this series of taster talks, encounter the stories behind the RA’s remarkable Collection and buildings from the RA staff’s insider perspective. Taster talks take place at 2pm on Mondays and Thursdays.

Taster talks are free and last 15 minutes. Ask a member of the team on site for further information.

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  • 14 October 2019, 2 — 2.15pm
  • 4 November 2019, 2 — 2.15pm

The Architecture Studio, The Dorfman Senate Rooms, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts

Free, no booking required.