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What's green at the London Festival of Architecture

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Footprint’s guide to the must-see events at the LFA

Welcome to the ‘Social’: Hawkins\Brown at 25


When 30 May – 28 June

Where RIBA, 66 Portland Place

AJ’s Sustainable Practice of the Year 2013 celebrates 25 years with an ‘exhibition with a difference’ focusing on architecture’s role in the social.


InsideFlows: The Superuse approach to design


When 04 June - 31 July, 12 - 6pm

Where The Architecture Foundation, 136-148 Tooley Street

An exhibition of the joint research of Rotterdam’s Superuse Studios and the INSIDE Masters program at the Royal Academy of Art in the Hague. The exhibiton looks at how materials can be re-used locally.


Engineering and interpretation: Gardens by the Bay, Singapore


When Wednesday 19 June, 6.30pm

Where The Building Centre, 26 Store Street

Engineers Patrick Bellew of Atelier Ten, Neil Thomas of Atelier One and creative director Peter Higgins of Land Design Studio talk about the creation of Singapore’s waterfront gardens.


Volume zero: The work of Charles Correa


When Friday 21 June, 6.30pm

Where Nehru Centre, 8 South Audley Street

An overview of Indian architect Charles Correa revealing his work and influences, held as part of the RIBA’s ‘Out of India Season’.


RIBA boat trip


Where Sunday 23 June, 4pm

Where Kew Bridge Pier, Kew Riverside, Cambridge Cottages

The Kingston Branch of the RIBA are hosting a river trip along the Thames from Kew to Hampton Court and back to Kew. Architectural historian Claire Sherriff will talk about Boathouses - the subject of her latest book and councillorr Katherine Harbourne will talk about the green strategies and cycling along the Thames.

RIBA Boat Trip

Sustainability in interior design


When Wednesday 26 June, 6pm

Where The Building Centre Bookshop, Building Centre, 26 Store Street

Elina Grigoriou, of Grigouriou Interiors and founder of the Feeling Good Foundation, will give a talk entitled, Sustainability in Interior Design. Explore, socialise, interact, misbehave.


Energy conversations - beyond high tech


When Wednesday 26 June 2013, 6.30pm

Where The Building Centre, 26 Store Street

What is the future of air-conditioned glass office buildings? Will technology enable us to continue building them or is the typology doomed? Part of the energy conversations series sponsored by Buro Happold.





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