Recordings available of new public lecture series by leading architects and postgraduate tutors, presented by London Met student society and The Architecture Foundation.
Date: 24 February 2022
Second Floor, a recent series of public lectures by postgraduate architecture unit tutors at London Metropolitan University's School of Art, Architecture and Design is now available online. The series saw the tutors present the work of an architect that has influenced their practice. It was presented jointly by MASS, the School’s architecture student society and The Architecture Foundation, and curated with Tony Fretton who also delivered two of the sessions.
The lectures series available so far comprises of:
- Tony Fretton on Geoffrey Bawa
- Tony Fretton on Form & Facades
- Takero Shimazaki discussing on mes Stirling and the importance of form
- Jillian Jones & James Payne on A Scandinavian Evening
- Maurice Mitchell on Laurie Baker & Works by Balkrishna Doshi
- Karabo Turner on Lubetkin's London
About the Architecture Foundation
For over 20 years, The Architecture Foundation has brought together professionals from across the built environment to discuss and act on issues related to design and the built environment. With a renewed focus on the city and the critical intersection of architecture and politics, the Architecture Foundation works to effect meaningful change on policy and practice.
MASS (Metropolitan Architecture Student Society) provides the means for London Met students to exchange ideas, host debates, engage within the city and enhance their tudent experience. The society's objective is to become a resource for students and for them to become active members within the school's architecture community.