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The Benjamin West Lecture Theatre, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts
Curator Kate Goodwin introduces the exhibition and talks about the vision behind a show that marks 50 years of Renzo Piano’s career.
£10, £6 concessions
The Architecture Studio, The Dorfman Senate Rooms, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts
Is Alexa redefining gender politics in the home? How is Airbnb transforming the domestic space? What is the meaning of privacy in the Instagram age?
Free, no booking required.
Japanese architect and Pritzker Prize winner Fumihiko Maki takes a closer look at the work of his early mentors, Josep Lluís Sert and Kenzo Tange.
£20, £12 concessions
A discussion exploring the future of sustainability within the construction industry.
£15, £9 concessions
The Benjamin West Lecture Theatre, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts, Piccadilly
A conversation on the effect of today’s technological revolution, on what it means to be human and how we can reshape London in response.
Philosopher Jacques Rancière and architect Farshid Moussavi RA discuss aesthetics, politics and architecture.
The Clore Learning Centre, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts
At this event we invite disabled artists and creative people facing barriers accessing the art world to share their practice with others.
Free, no booking required.
An evening with Renzo Piano Hon RA, reflecting on his extraordinary contribution to architecture over the past 50 years.
Our panel, Art Historian and author, Sebastian Galliot, Māori tattooist, Te Rangitu Netana, and chair Dr Matt Lodder, discuss the varying traditions and journeys that have formed today’s tattoo culture.
In collaboration with Clod Ensemble this performative event will explore how our physical relationship to the spaces we inhabit affects our health and experiences of care.
The Benjamin West Lecture Theatre, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts.
A screening of Joanna Hogg’s film ‘Exhibition’ (2013) alongside a talk with the director examining the role domestic architecture plays in shaping the lives of its occupants.
Join Hal Foster, award winning author, critic, art historian and Briony Fer, Professor of History of Art (UCL), as they discuss Hal Foster’s conversations with the celebrated artist Richard Serra concerning his prolific six-decade career and the ideas that have informed the sculptor’s working practice.
Our panel of architects and researchers will examine how colonialism has shaped contemporary domestic space from Iran to Puerto Rico.
A debate exploring the creation and later transformations of one of the twentieth century’s most significant buildings – the Pompidou Centre in Paris.
Singer, songwriter and leader of The Pretenders, Chrissie Hynde, talks about her move into painting and her new book ‘Adding The Blue’, which shares highlights from her first body of work.
With Cornelia Parker’s PsychoBarn in our courtyard, watch a special screening of the film that inspired it – followed by a talk with the Metropolitan Museum of Art curator who originally commissioned the work, examining the psychological associations of the architecture in the film.
How have the urban spaces of Lisbon, Cairo and Jerusalem been shaped by colonialism? Join our panel as we discuss the impact of colonialism on contemporary urban landscapes.
A debate exploring how technological developments have transformed architecture and the ways in which practice can foster its relationship with technology today.
Join us as our panel of experts discuss the challenges in creating erotic art in today’s contemporary art world.