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Join us for a week of special events celebrating architecture, including the inaugural Royal Academy Dorfman Award.
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The Architecture Studio, The Dorfman Senate Rooms, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts
Drop in on Wednesday lunchtimes and Friday evenings for a free 15-minute talk to discover this year’s Royal Academy Dorfman Award finalists.
Free, no booking required.
The Benjamin West Lecture Theatre, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts, Piccadilly
From Ireland and Mexico to Niger and Thailand, watch the finalists of the Royal Academy Dorfman Award present their work to our jury, and be the first to hear about the winner.
Join us for a celebratory lecture by this year’s winners, Elizabeth Diller and Ricardo Scofidio, who will discuss the ongoing relevance of their early work and influences for current projects.
£20, £12. Includes drinks reception
Explore the relevance of teaching and research for architectural practice in an afternoon conversation inspired by the work of the Royal Academy Dorfman Award finalists.
Free, booking required
The Benjamin West Lecture Theatre, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts
The winner of last year’s Royal Academy Dorfman Award, Alireza Taghaboni, returns to the RA for a conversation with BBC journalist Razia Iqbal on how architects can overcome the challenges presented by global politics.
Join us for a panel discussion looking at the performative side of architecture – learn more about how an active arts practice can develop and drive spatial ideas.