Tuesday 3 January to Saturday 7 January : open 10-6
Normal term-time hours resume Monday 9 January :
Monday to Friday 10-9, Saturday 10-6

Date Submitted: 3/1/2017


Programme Book Reservations : Tuesday 13 December 10am in person at the issue desk
Programme Book Loans : Thursday 15 December 10am in person at the issue desk
Friday 16 December will be a first come basis.
2 programme books per person, no normal reference books, no interlibrary loan books
All programme books must be returned by 12midday Monday 9 January.

Date Submitted: 13/12/2016


The AA closes from Saturday 17 December 2016 to Monday 2 January 2017 inclusive.

The AA School will be open from Tuesday 3 January 2017

Opening Hours (Non term-time)  

Tuesday 3 to Sunday 8 January 2017

Tues / Wed / Thurs - 10:00 to 22:00 

Fri / Sat - 10:00 to 19:00

Sunday - CLOSED

Normal AA School Opening hours will resume from Monday 9 January 2017.

Term 2 begins on Monday 9 January 2017.



Date Submitted: 13/12/2016


Monday 12 December to Thursday 15 December : open 10-9
Friday 16 December : open 10-6

Saturday 17 December to Monday 2 January inclusive : closed

Date Submitted: 12/12/2016


Notice is hereby given that an Ordinary General Meeting of the Registered Members (“Council”) of the Architectural Association, Inc. will be held at 32 Bedford Square, First Floor Back, London, WC1 on Monday 12 December 2016 at 7 p.m.

Date Submitted: 12/12/2016

Call for submissions MOINOPOLIS

All AA students, staff and alumni are invited to submit essays for Issue 4 of the architectural journal MOINOPOLIS.

Deadline is 15th January 2017. For more information visit

Date Submitted: 29/11/2016

AA Archives Christmas Vacation Closure

Saturday 17th Dec - Monday 2nd January inclusive

Date Submitted: 29/11/2016


Notice is hereby given that an Ordinary General Meeting of the Registered Members (“Council”) of the Architectural Association, Inc. will be held at 32 Bedford Square, First Floor Back, London, WC1 on Monday, 31 October 2016 at 7 p.m.

Date Submitted: 23/11/2016

Audiovisual office has moved

The Audiovisual Lab office has moved to No.36 Lower Mezzanine (the floor between Reception and DPL). 
The Green Room is operating as normal in No.39 Ground Floor.
Please contact Audiovisual for details.


Monday to Friday 10:00–18:00,
Student Loans 10:00–17:00
Lunch 13:00–14:00

Date Submitted: 23/11/2016

Green Room Software Update

The school has purchased BlackMagic Designs Fusion 8 described as " the world’s most advanced compositing software for visual effects artists, broadcast and motion graphic designers and 3D animators.”

Students and staff interested will need to use a software dongle available from Audiovisual.

Date Submitted: 23/11/2016

Video Archive

With justs under 3000 assets dating back to 1968, the AA Video Archive is one of the largest and most varied collections of its kind. Access it here on the AA YouTube channel:

Or through the AA Website:

Date Submitted: 23/11/2016

Source Material Blog

Students interested in video or are studying Video as part of Media Studies can find many examples of video work and complimentary art practice at

Joel Newman has run this blog since 2010.

Date Submitted: 23/11/2016

Competition: Place and Displacement: A Marketplace in Refugee Settlements

For full information visit

Date Submitted: 22/11/2016

OPEN JURY November 2016

Friday 4 November 2016, 10.30am - 4.30pm

Lecture Hall & Rear Presentation Space

  AM- 10.30-13:00 (Lecture Hall)
Sessions City
10:30 Landscape Urbanism (Shreya Save)
Diploma 2 (Norine Chu)
Diploma 10 (Kenneth Chow)
11:20 Diploma 2 (Samuel Esses)
Intermediate 7 (Erik Hoffman)
Diploma 11 (Laurence Lumley)
12:10 Diploma 10 (Wenjun Zheng)
Intermediate 7 (Raphael Fogel)
Landscape Urbanism (Nataly Nemkova)
Discussion Moderator Alfredo Ramirez
Internal Critics Carlos Villanueva Brandt, Alfredo Ramirez, Marco Vanucci, Kostas Grigoriadis, Arantza Ozaeta Cortázar and Álvaro Martín Fidalgo
Invited Critic Homa Farjadi
  PM 01- 14:00-16:30 (Rear Presentation Space) PM 02- 14:00-16:30 (Lecture Hall)
Sessions Architecture Event
14:00 Design Research Laboratory Intermediate 14 (Sofia Belenkey)
Diploma 5 (Lorenzo Perri) History and Theory (Federico Ortiz)
Diploma 16 (Michael Cheung) Projective Cities (Valerio Massaro)
14:50 EmTech (Syed Arshad, Xiaoxiao Luo and Diego Valdivia) Diploma 9
Diploma 16 (Sarah Goh) Diploma 7 (Pete Jiadong Qiang)
Intermediate 8 (Fang Lee) History and Theory (Constanza Larach)
15:40 Intermediate 10 (Alison Cheng and Eyal Amsili Giovannetti) Diploma 7
EmTech (Sharon Ann Philip, Zaqi Fathis ) Diploma 11 (David Schwizke)
Design Research Laboratory Intermediate 14 (Jakob Skote)
Discussion Moderator
Valentin Bontjes van Beek
Pernilla Ohrstedt
Internal Critics Mike Weinstock, Jonas Lundberg, Andrew Yau, Valentin Bontjes van Beek, Winston Hampel, Francisco González de Canales, Nuria Alvarez Lombardero Natasha Sandmeier, Samantha Hardingham, John Walter, Marina Lathouri, Pernilla Ohrstedt, Joseph Grima, Lara Lesmes, Fredrik Hellberg
Invited Critic Xavier de Kestelier Critic TBC
Date Submitted: 2/11/2016


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