Top names quick on the draw for online auction
The Architectural Association is holding an online auction of drawings by the world's leading architects to raise funds for student bursaries. Drawings - many of them specially produced for the event - have been donated by more than 60 architects, including Herzog & de Meuron, Tadao Ando, Jean Nouvel, Will Alsop, Edward Cullinan, Rem Koolhaas, Piers Gough, Zaha Hadid and Lord Rogers. Frank Gehry has donated a signed chair.
The collection will be on view at www. aaschool. info/auction from 22 May until 5 June, during which time bids can be registered. A selection of items will also be viewed at a live auction during a party at the AA on the evening of 5 June, which Piers Gough will compère. Tickets for the evening are on sale priced £20. For further information call Micki Hawkes on 020 7887 4103 or email micki@aaschool. ac. uk