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Lecture Cancelled: Nottingham

Lecture Cancelled: Nottingham

17 March 2020. Peter St John's lecture at Nottingham University has been cancelled, and will be rescheduled later in the school year (exact date TBC).

We're in the money: Tate Britain on the new £20 note

20 February 2020. Caruso St John Architects' design for the rotunda staircase at Tate Britain is referenced in a security feature on the new JMW Turner £ 20 note, which entered circulation this week. Tate Britain holds the world's largest collection of works by Turner, including the 1799 self-portrait reproduced on the back of the note.

Anniversary: New Art Gallery Walsall

20 February 2020. Caruso St John Architects' first major project, the New Art Gallery Walsall, celebrates the twentieth anniversary of it’s opening this week. The occasion will be marked with the opening of two exhibitions: 20:20 – Twenty Years of Collecting Contemporary Art, and 20 for 2020, which brng together works collected by and exhibited at the gallery over the past twenty years. The celebration is open to all from 6-9pm Thursday 20th February. More information can be found on the gallery’s website.

Professorship: Vienna

11 February 2020. Rod Heyes has been appointed Visiting Professor of Architecture at TU Wien for the 2020 summer semester. He will be teaching design focusing on degrowth and repurposing vernacular construction with colleague Prisca Thielmann.

Lecture: London

24 February 2020. Adam Caruso will be giving a lecture titled 'Architecture in the Historic Present,' as part of the Victorian Society's winter lecture series. The lecture will take place at the Art Workers' Guild at 6:30pm on 24 February. More information about the event and purchashing tickets can be found here. 

Lecture: Zürich

Lecture: Zürich

23 January 2020. Florian Zierer will be speaking at "Treffpunkt Gestaltung Im Handwerk," about the St Gallen Cathedral Chancel. This event is the sixth in a series of symposiums exploring traditional materials in contemporary architecture. It will be held at Schweizer Baumuster-Centrale Zurich, Thursday 23 January 2020, at 18:00. Attendence is free, but registration is necessary. More information here.

Exhibition: Barbara Hepworth: Divided Circle

15th November 2019. Designed by Caruso St John, the Barbara Hepworth exhibition Divided Circle opens today at The Heong Gallery at Downing College, Cambridge. Formed as a reponse to the early Hepworth sculpture Two Forms (Divided Circle) visible from the gallery windows, the exhibition contains significant sculptural works from later stages in Hepworth's career. The exhibition is free to visit, open to the public, and will be open until 2nd February 2020. More information can be found here.

Lecture: Bern

Lecture: Bern

5th November 2019. Adam Caruso will be presenting in the lecture series 'Architektur Analog,' run by Architektur Forum Bern. The lecture will begin at 19.00, and is open to the public. More information here.

El Croquis N. 201

El Croquis N. 201

21st October 2019. A second monograph dedicated to the work of Caruso St John Architects has been published by El Croquis. Following on from the first volume - published in 2013 - the new volume features selected projects from 2013 to 2019 and can be purchased directly from the publishers and at all good architecture bookshops.

Lecture: Hopkins in the City, London

Lecture: Hopkins in the City, London

17th October 2019. Marking the publication of the book Hopkins in the City, editors Adam Caruso and Helen Thomas present five urban projects by Michael Hopkins and Partners at the Barbican as part of the Architecture On Stage series. Tickets and further information here.