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Unit 11 – Bartlett School, UCLSubscription
[Top 10 London Units: Part 2 level] Tutors: Laura Allen and Mark Smout
Unit 14 – Architectural AssociationSubscription
[Top 10 London Units: Part 2 level] Tutors: Pier Vittorio Aureli, Barbara Campbell-Lange, Fenella Collingridge
Unit 6 – London Metropolitan UniversitySubscription
[Top 10 London Units: Part 2 level] Tutors: Maurice Mitchell, Francesca Pont, Bo Tang, Shamoon Patwari, Robert Barnes
This set of cartoons offers witty insights into the curious world of architectural education
The Mac’s architecture graduates bring their summer show to London for a satellite exhibition in Shoreditch
Top Ten London Architecture UnitsSubscription
The 2010 end-of-year shows in the London design schools showed the educational strength and diversity England’s capital city has to offer to the architects of tomorrow.
Becoming a subject of interest to those beyond the profession in the late 1960s, architecture − and its theory − in turn opened up to outside influences. An anti-institutional ideology, with strong French philosophical connections − Foucault, Barthes, Derrida − served to undermine architecture’s own disciplinary focus. Key figures − Summerson, Banham, Eisenman − sought to regain the lost territory, but a unified theory of architecture remains elusive. The first of three essays outlines ...
The second essay in AR’s series: Troubles in Theory
The great divide: technology vs tradition
Troubles in Theory IV: the social sideSubscription
Techno-fetishists may have argued for a scientifically determined architecture in the ’60s and ’70s, but at the same time more politically engaged voices were calling for the reinterpretation of space as an arena for the lived experiences of the everyday