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Celebrating 25 years of Space Syntax Ltd.

Celebrating 25 years of Space Syntax Ltd.

21 July 2014

Space Syntax Limited was established on 17 July 1989 and last week it celebrated its 25th birthday.

Professor Alan Penn reappointed as Dean

Professor Alan Penn reappointed as Dean

18 July 2014

Professor Alan Penn has been reappointed Dean of The Bartlett for a second five-year period. Alan Penn, who has occupied the role of Dean since 2009, is Professor of Architectural and Urban Computing at The Bartlett and is a founding director of Space Syntax Ltd., a UCL spin-out consultancy.

The Bartlett Visiting Research Fellows 2014

The Bartlett Visiting Research Fellows 2014

As part of its annual Visiting Research Fellows programme, The Bartlett is pleased to welcome next year’s cohort of scholars and practitioners involved in cutting-edge research within a range of disciplines.

Prototype Flood House wins Bartlett Materialisation Grant

Prototype Flood House wins Bartlett Materialisation Grant

A collaborative team led by Matthew Butcher from The Bartlett School of Architecture and Rokia Raslan and Jonathon Taylor from The Bartlett School of Graduate Studies have been awarded the 2014 Bartlett Research ...

Call for papers: Media Architecture Biennale 2014

Call for papers: Media Architecture Biennale 2014

Media Architecture Biennale 2014 invites papers that present and discuss novel contributions to media architecture both on a practical and theoretical level and that further our understanding of the field through case studies ...

Bartlett Young Architects Workshop

Bartlett Young Architects Workshop

This year the Bartlett School of Architecture hosted again Leopold Primary School, a local school from Harlesden, north-west London, for a one-day creative workshop.

Starting with a visit to the 2014 Bartlett Summer ...

'Night Sky' by AY Architects

'Night Sky' by AY Architects

At a design challenge event held earlier this month at iGuzzini’s headquarters, the Architects' Journal (AJ) and the lighting specialists iGuzzini invited six architectural practices to create proposals for successfully integrating light ...

It's here! #bartlettshow14

It's here! #bartlettshow14

The Bartlett Summer Show 2014, one of the world's biggest architecture degree shows, opens to the public tonight at 6pm.

Stage by the Sea opens in Littlehampton

Stage by the Sea opens in Littlehampton

Paul Bavister's latest competition-winning project with Flanaghan Lawrence, 'Stage by the Sea' (pictured) has recently opened in Littlehampton.

The 20m² seafront shelter and performance space for Littlehampton Town Council opened last month ...

Bartlett-led initiative wins Empowered Award at UCL Professional Services Conference

Bartlett-led initiative wins Empowered Award at UCL Professional Services Conference

An initiative to support and empower women in professional services has been recognised at the UCL Professional Services Values Awards, held on Monday 16 June 2014 at the Bloomsbury Theatre.

New Built Environment Club to launch in Seoul

New Built Environment Club to launch in Seoul

On Wednesday 2 July 2014 UCL will launch its 6th Built Environment Club in Seoul, South Korea. This event follows on from successful launches of similar clubs over the past two years ...

The Dissertation - classic text updated

The Dissertation - classic text updated

The third and fully revised edition of Iain Borden’s now classic textbook –  The Dissertation: a Guide for Architecture Students – has just been published by Routledge. Written with Katerina Ruedi Ray in the ...

Audialsense at the Science Museum

Audialsense at the Science Museum

Sound artists and architects Audialsense will turn the Science Musueum's Media Space and Denman’s Horn into a temporary site-specific sound installation over two days at the beginning of July. Using the ...

Mario Carpo appointed as Reyner Banham Professor of Architectural History and Theory

Mario Carpo appointed as Reyner Banham Professor of Architectural History and Theory


The Bartlett School of Architecture at UCL has appointed Mario Carpo as inaugural Reyner Banham Professor of Architectural History and Theory.

Professor Carpo, the internationally renowned architectural historian and theorist, joins The Bartlett ...

Bartlett summer courses - places still available

Bartlett summer courses - places still available

We still have places available on our two short courses, 'Future London Home' and 'Welcome to London', running this summer at The Bartlett School of Architecture. 

UCL submits plans to transform Wates House

UCL submits plans to transform Wates House

UCL has submitted a planning application to transform Wates House for The Bartlett School of Architecture

Bartlett voted best UK school of architecture

Bartlett voted best UK school of architecture

Readers of the Architects’ Journal have for the 11th successive year judged The Bartlett School of Architecture to be the top UK school of architecture.

Bartlett alum wins Grand Designs 'Home of the Year' award

Bartlett alum wins Grand Designs 'Home of the Year' award

Denizen Works, founded by Bartlett alum Murray Kerr in 2011, has won Grand Designs Home of the Year 2014 for House no.7, a cottage on the Hebridean Isle of Tiree.

The original ...

Prominent social theorist to head new UCL Institute for Global Prosperity

Prominent social theorist to head new UCL Institute for Global Prosperity

A bold bid to uncover an alternative to the current failed model of economic growth is being launched by UCL via the establishment of a new Institute for Global Prosperity, led by the ...

Sir Peter Hall and Professor Michael Batty in The Evolution of Planning Thought

Sir Peter Hall and Professor Michael Batty in The Evolution of Planning Thought

Two Bartlett Professors are taking part in a project to explore the roots of planning through the experience and expertise of those who have had a major influence on the discipline over the ...

Bartlett student wins 2014 RIBA Norman Foster Travelling Scholarship

Bartlett student wins 2014 RIBA Norman Foster Travelling Scholarship

We are delighted to announce that Joe Paxton, an MArch Unit 11 student at The Bartlett School of Architecture, has been awarded the 2014 RIBA Norman Foster Travelling Scholarship for his proposal, ‘Buffer ...

soma architecture exhibit in Vienna

soma architecture exhibit in Vienna

soma architecture the practice of Bartlett MArch Unit 15 tutors Kristina Schinegger and Stefan Rutzinger are showcasing their work in a solo exhibition entitled Immanent Elasticity at MAK Gallery in Vienna until 14 ...

Bartlett Chair curates Bernard Tschumi retrospective

Bartlett Chair curates Bernard Tschumi retrospective

Frédéric Migayrou Chair and Professor of Architecture at The Bartlett School of Architecture, has curated the first major European retrospective of iconic French-Swiss architect Bernard Tschumi, showing at the Centre Pompidou ...

Stellar lineup for alumni dinner

Stellar lineup for alumni dinner

This year's Rogues & Vagabonds Alumni dinner saw over 70 alumni of The Bartlett School of Architecture come together for drinks and dinner in UCL's beautiful Octagon Gallery and the Old Refectory ...