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Bartlett success at  2014 RIBA President's Awards for Research

Bartlett success at 2014 RIBA President's Awards for Research

13 November 2014

We are delighted to announce that Dr Barbara Penner from The Bartlett School of Architecture has won the prestigious RIBA President's Award for Research in the category of 'Outstanding University-led Research' for 'Bathroom' (pictured above). Commendations were also awarded to Ben Campkin, for 'Outstanding University-led Research', and Emma Cheatle ...

Bartlett Chair curates two major European shows on Frank Gehry

Bartlett Chair curates two major European shows on Frank Gehry

13 November 2014

Frédéric Migayrou Chair and Professor of Architecture at The Bartlett School of Architecture, has curated two major shows on American architect Frank Gehry to mark the opening of Gehry's most recent building, the museum Foundation Louis Vuitton in Paris. Frank Gehry at the Pompidou Centre and an ...

P.E.A.R. VII – Meaning in Material

P.E.A.R. VII – Meaning in Material


P.E.A.R. (Paper for Emerging Architectural Research) has launched its seventh issue: Meaning in Material. This issue, edited by Bartlett Lecturer Matthew Butcher and developed in collaboration with the Royal Academy ...

Bartlett graduates in Futures in the Making exhibition

Bartlett graduates in Futures in the Making exhibition

Recent Bartlett MArch Architecture graduates Sandra Youkhana and Alastair Browning have been selected to display their work in this year's Architecture Foundation (AF) Futures in the Making exhibition, showing from 13 – 28 ...

CJ Lim's Food City tops bestsellers list

CJ Lim's Food City tops bestsellers list

Food City, a new book by Professor CJ Lim is number 1 on Routledge's 2014 Bestsellers list. This is his third book to achieve the top spot, past books include Smartcities and ...

GAD graduates exhibit in Sto Werkstatt exhibition

GAD graduates exhibit in Sto Werkstatt exhibition

Graduates from the Bartlett School of Architecture's MArch GAD (Graduate Architectural Design) programme are exhibiting their work in Staring at the Sun, a groundbreaking new exhibition curated by Sto Werkstatt open until ...

ScanLAB collaborate with Vivienne Westwood

ScanLAB collaborate with Vivienne Westwood

ScanLAB, the studio of Bartlett School of Architecture alumni Matthew Shaw and William Trossell, has worked with fashion brand Vivienne Westwood to produce the first fashion shoot created with 3D laser scanners instead ...

Emmanuel Petit named Sir Bannister Fletcher Visiting Professor

Emmanuel Petit named Sir Bannister Fletcher Visiting Professor

Sir Banister ‘Flight’ Fletcher (1866–1953) was an English architect and architectural historian. He trained at King’s College London and University College London, and joined his father’s practice (also Sir Banister ...

Opticon1826 releases special collection featuring Bartlett PhD Projects

Opticon1826 releases special collection featuring Bartlett PhD Projects

Opticon1826, UCL’s open access, peer-reviewed journal, has published a special issue dedicated to research on the built environment featuring papers presented at The Bartlett School of Architecture's 2013 PhD Research Projects ...

Ebola is a product of a destructive and exploitative global economic system

Ebola is a product of a destructive and exploitative global economic system

Head of the Institute for Global Prosperity Professor Henrietta Moore has contributed to the debate on Ebola's main causes in an article for The Guardian.

Applications now open for The Bartlett 2050 Leadership Programme

Applications now open for The Bartlett 2050 Leadership Programme

The Bartlett 2015 Leadership programme has opened applications for the 30 positions available in the January cohort.

The Bartlett announces the 2014-2015 postgraduate teaching assistants

The Bartlett announces the 2014-2015 postgraduate teaching assistants


35 funded postgraduate teaching assistant posts have been filled by new candidates. The 35 positions are funded by The Bartlett Faculty of the Built Environment, and provide additional opportunities for postgarduates to improve ...

Bartlett students and researchers exhibit at Cities Methodologies 2014

Bartlett students and researchers exhibit at Cities Methodologies 2014

Cities Methodologies is an annual exhibition and programme of events showcasing innovative urban research methodologies, led by the UCL Urban Laboratory. The programme represents the breadth of urban research currently being taken out ...

The Bartlett at ACADIA 2014

The Bartlett at ACADIA 2014

Bartlett MArch Graduate Architectural Design (GAD) staff and students are participating in  the ACADIA conference this week in Los Angeles. Programme Leader Alisa Andrasek chairs a session on Friday, and tutors Manuel Jimenez ...

Bartlett PhD student in MoMA exhibition

Bartlett PhD student in MoMA exhibition

Bartlett Space Syntax Laboratory PhD candidate and teaching assistant Fani Kostourou is exhibiting a project ‘Varanda Products’ as part of the forthcoming exhibition Uneven Growth: Tactical Urbanisms for Expanding Megacities at the Museum ...

Bartlett alum scoops 2014 Stephen Lawrence Prize

Bartlett alum scoops 2014 Stephen Lawrence Prize

Denizen Works, founded by Bartlett alum Murray Kerr in 2011, has won the 2014 Stephen Lawrence Prize for House no.7, a cottage on the Hebridean Isle of Tiree.

The original property was ...

Professor Henrietta Moore Announces IGP Challenge 2015

Professor Henrietta Moore Announces IGP Challenge 2015


Professor Henrietta Moore has announced the Institute for Global Prosperity Challenge 2015, which gives UCL researchers the opportunity to shape Greater London and to win £1,000.

Mobile Studio reveals King's College pop-up

Mobile Studio reveals King's College pop-up

Mobile Studio Architects, the practice of BSc UG 9 tutor Chee-Kit Lai, today (15 October) unveiled a pop up 'folly' for the Arts & Humanities Festival at King’s College London (KCL).

The wooden ...

P.E.A.R. no.7 to be launched in partnership with the RA

P.E.A.R. no.7 to be launched in partnership with the RA


Issue no. 7 of P.E.A.R: Paper for Emerging Architectural Research, edited by Bartlett Lecturer Matthew Butcher, will be launched this month in collaboration with the Royal Academy of Arts (RA ...

KTP funding success - Dr Kerstin Sailer

KTP funding success - Dr Kerstin Sailer

Dr Kerstin Sailer, Lecturer in Complex Buildings at the Bartlett Space Syntax programme, won a grant from Innovate UK (former: Technology Strategy Board) for a two-year 'Knowledge Transfer Partnership' project, where the Bartlett ...

UCL Institute for Global Prosperity launches two new events series

UCL Institute for Global Prosperity launches two new events series

Renowned social anthropologist Professor Henrietta Moore, head of the newly formed UCL Institute for Global Prosperity, opens up the debate on the most pressing challenge of our age – achieving long-term prosperity for the ...

Smout Allen named Friedman Visiting Professors at UC Berkeley


Smout Allen named Friedman Visiting Professors at UC Berkeley


Mark Smout and Laura Allen, Senior Lecturers at The Bartlett School of Architecture and Founders of architecture practice Smout Allen, join UC Berkeley College of Environmental Design (CED) this autumn as Howard A ...

Frosso Pimenides honoured by RIBA

Frosso Pimenides honoured by RIBA

The Bartlett's Sir Bannister Fletcher Lecturer in Architecture and BSc Year 1 Director, Frosso Pimenides, is one of 13 people selected by The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) to receive a ...

Bartlett Academic curates Toilet Architecture Exhibition

Bartlett Academic curates Toilet Architecture Exhibition

Dr Barbara Penner, Senior Lecturer at The Bartlett School of Architecture and author of Bathroom (Reaktion, 2014) curated an exhibition 'Toilets: Evolution or Revolution?' as part of Clerkenwell Design Quarter in September. The ...

Prize Success for bio-bean

Prize Success for bio-bean

Bartlett Architecture alumni Arthur Kay and Ben Harriman have received the €500,000 Postcode Lottery Green Challenge award for their 'bio-bean' project, which turns waste coffee grounds into biofuel. The pair have patented ...