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UCL digital research facility gets go-ahead

UCL digital research facility gets go-ahead

20 July 2015

The Government has committed to investing £4 million in a new facility at UCL to help policymakers develop ways of evening out the UK’s regional economic divides. This figure is matched by an additional £5.6 million of institutional funding. 

The Sentiment Cocoon opens this year's Arup summer party

The Sentiment Cocoon opens this year's Arup summer party

17 July 2015

Bartlett PhD candidate Moritz Behrens and MSc Adaptive Architecture and Communication (AAC) student Konstantinos Mavromichalis opened this year's Arup summer party with their winning installation the Sentiment Cocoon. The idea behind the cocoon was to materialise people's sentiment within a building through the use of translucent materials and ...

Bill Watts appointed Visiting Professor in Biological & Environmental Studies

Bill Watts appointed Visiting Professor in Biological & Environmental Studies

The Bartlett School of Architecture at UCL is pleased to announce the appointment of leading industry professional Bill Watts as Visiting Professor in Biological and Environmental Studies.

Mark Smout appointed Director of MArch Urban Design

Mark Smout appointed Director of MArch Urban Design

Mark Smout, a Senior Lecturer at The Bartlett School of Architecture UCL, has been appointed Director of the School’s MArch Urban Design programme. Smout will replace Dr Adrian Lahoud who has recently ...

Bartlett Summer Show 2015 Prizewinners

Bartlett Summer Show 2015 Prizewinners

This year's Bartlett Summer Show, held for the first time at 140 Hampstead Road, saw our BSc and MArch students present a range of inventive, creative and visual work, from models and ...

Exhibition: Unreliable Sighting Of...

Exhibition: Unreliable Sighting Of...

Bartlett BSc Architecture Year 1 Co-Director Professor Nat Chard is showcasing recent work with Perry Kulper at the Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art in Winnipeg, Canada. The show, 'Unreliable Sighting Of…', is ...

Bartlett PhD student curates section of exhibition in Denmark

Bartlett PhD student curates section of exhibition in Denmark

Nerea Amorós Elorduy (PhD Architectural Design candidate at The Bartlett) and Tomà Berlanda (Director of the School of Architecture and Planning at the University of Cape Town) have jointly curated the section ...

The Bartlett Book 2015 now available

The Bartlett Book 2015 now available

The Bartlett Book 2015 is now available to purchase on Amazon for £20. The book is a comprehensive and richly illustrated guide to the distinctive and radical work of The Bartlett's architecture ...

Postgraduate Teaching Assistant Positions Now Open

Postgraduate Teaching Assistant Positions Now Open

Applications for The Bartlett’s 2015-2016 postgraduate teaching assistant (PGTA) positions are now open. The PGTA programme offers 35 postgraduate research students the opportunity to gain valuable teaching experience across The Bartlett.

Soo Ware Receives UCL Life Learning Award

Soo Ware Receives UCL Life Learning Award

The Bartlett School of Architecture Faculty Tutor Susan (Soo) Ware and her team were presented with UCL’s Life Learning Award on 10 June 2015, in recognition of the outstanding quality of their ...

The Bartlett Dean Alan Penn chairs parliamentary inquiry with Design Commission

The Bartlett Dean Alan Penn chairs parliamentary inquiry with Design Commission

Bartlett Dean Alan Penn, together with Baroness Janet Whitaker, vice-chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Design and Innovation Group (APDIG), heads up a newly launched parliamentary inquiry into the benefits of well-designed environments.

The Bartlett and UCL Engineering to expand into new space at Here East on the Olympic Park

The Bartlett and UCL Engineering to expand into new space at Here East on the Olympic Park


The Bartlett and UCL Engineering will be expanding into premises at Here East on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in early 2016.

Bartlett staff and alumni present work at Royal Academy Summer Exhibition

Bartlett staff and alumni present work at Royal Academy Summer Exhibition

Staff and alumni from The Bartlett School of Architecture are presenting work at the annual RA Summer Exhibition, now in its 274th year.

Bartlett tutor creates 2015 City of Dreams pavilion in New York

Bartlett tutor creates 2015 City of Dreams pavilion in New York

Izaskun Chinchilla Architects, the practice of Bartlett MArch Architecture Unit 22 tutor Izaskun Chinchilla, have unveiled a pavilion on New York's Governors Island, after winning the 2015 City of Dreams International Competition ...

ScanLAB Projects to document The Bartlett Summer Show 2015 with state of the art scanning technology

ScanLAB Projects to document The Bartlett Summer Show 2015 with state of the art scanning technology

To coincide with London Technology Week, ScanLAB Projects, run by Bartlett School of Architecture graduates Matthew Shaw and William Trossell, return this year to document The Bartlett Summer Show for the fifth year ...

STEaPP: The Bartlett's new partner in policy education

STEaPP: The Bartlett's new partner in policy education

The Bartlett Faculty is pleased to announce the new Department of Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy (STEaPP, pronounced “steep”). The Bartlett played an integral role in the establishment of STEaPP’s Masters ...

Bartlett staff take part in 2015 London Festival of Architecture

Bartlett staff take part in 2015 London Festival of Architecture

The Bartlett School of Architecture UCL unit tutors Luke Pearson, Julia King and Jan Kattein are hosting events during the month-long London Festival of Architecture.

Bartlett School of Architecture launches Labs

Bartlett School of Architecture launches Labs

The Bartlett School of Architecture has launched a series of research Labs as part of its B-Pro programmes, MArch Architectural Design and MArch Urban Design. Directed by leading academics, the Labs form a ...

Bartlett Summer Show 2015 to be opened by Carme Pinós

Bartlett Summer Show 2015 to be opened by Carme Pinós

The Bartlett School of Architecture UCL will present its annual student showcase The Bartlett Summer Show from 27 June – 11 July 2015, held in its new temporary space on Hampstead Road. 

New publication: Bartlett Design Research Folios

New publication: Bartlett Design Research Folios

The Bartlett School of Architecture has launched a new publication series dedicated to design research produced by its own staff. The series is an online resource showcasing original and experimental works by established ...

New short courses starting this summer

New short courses starting this summer

The Bartlett School of Architecture UCL has launched a new suite of short courses starting this summer. Aimed at school leavers, university students and professionals wishing to hone their skills, the courses give ...

Balfron Tower: A building archive

Balfron Tower: A building archive

Bartlett School of Architecture PhD student David Roberts has launched a new website ’Balfron Tower: a building archive’, the outcome of three years of doctoral research with current and former residents of Ern ...

The Bartlett Visiting Research Fellowships, 2015-16

The Bartlett Visiting Research Fellowships, 2015-16

As part of its annual Visiting Research Fellows programme, The Bartlett is offering five Visiting Research Fellowships to cutting-edge scholars and practitioners from any cognate discipline to be resident with us in central ...

The Bartlett takes second place in QS World Rankings for Built Environment field

The Bartlett takes second place in QS World Rankings for Built Environment field


The Bartlett has taken second place to MIT in the latest league table for architecture and the built environment in the newly published QS World Rankings 2015, but topped the list of European ...

Dr Kerstin Sailer wins UCL Provost's Teaching Award

Dr Kerstin Sailer wins UCL Provost's Teaching Award

We are delighted to announce that Dr Kerstin Sailer, Lecturer in Complex Buildings at The Bartlett School of Architecture's Space Syntax Laboratory, has won the 2015 UCL Provost's Individual Teaching Award.