Footprint's 5 things to do this week
This week’s events include a tour of Henning Stummel Architects’ converted joinery workshop office and an exhibition of Rogers’ work
Richard Rogers: inside out
When until 13 October
Where Royal Academy, Burlington Gardens, London
This exhibition celebrates the life and work of Richard Rogers, from his early work as a student, to the Pompidou Centre and the more recent Leadenhall Building.
We made 2012: designing for fun
When 06 August, 8.30am
Where The Building Centre, Store Street, London
Nicholas Reynolds of Populous, Aran Chadwick from Atelier One, Jason Bruges of Jason Bruges Studio and Florence Lam of Arup, will all come together for this breakfast discussion on creating spaces of ‘fun’ as part of London 2012.
An evening with… Camden Conversion
When 07 August, 6pm
Where Henning Stummel Architects, 183 Royal College St, London NW1 0SG
This event organised by Open City gives the opportunity to join architect Henning Stummel and his partner Alice Dawson at their home and office for Henning’s practice Henning Stummel Architects in a converted joinery workshop in north London.
Carolyn Steel on ‘Sitopia: the creative power of food’
When 09 August, 7pm
Where Gallery 10, Royal Academy, Burlington Gardens, London
As part of the Royal Academy’s Soapbox talks series Carolyn Steel, author of the 2008 book Hungry City, will speak about the need to re-value food and harness its power to shape our lives for the better in the wake of climate change.
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