Fri, 8 March, 2019 | The Design Museum
New Monuments for Women
In the UK, there is a severe shortage of civic monuments dedicated to the lives and achievements of women. It’s believed that public statues of men outnumber women by 16 to one.
Tue, Feb 27
London Review Bookshop
Building and Dwelling: Richard Sennett and Anna Minton
Rich with arguments that speak directly to our moment - a time when more humans live in urban spaces than ever before - Building and Dwelling (Allen Lane) draws on Sennett's deep learning and intimate engagement with city life to form a bold and original vision for the future of cities.
Wed, Jan 31
Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyor
Big Capital: Who is London for?
The Annual Public Lecture in Sustainable Urban Development, University of Oxford, in association with RICS and Prince's Foundation for Building Community. This year Anna Minton, journalist and Reader in Architecture at the University of East London. The lecture will be followed by a reception.
Thu, Dec 14
Social Housing Swindle (PG) + Q&A featuring Jeremy Corbyn MP
The Curzon Chelsea welcomes the Rt Hon Jeremy Corbyn MP, Leader of the Labour Party, for a DocDays screening and discussion about one of the key documentaries of 2017, Dispossession: The Great Housing Swindle, by director Paul Sng, which explores the agenda behind the neglect...