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AA Weekly

Bat Yam Town Hall, Israel, by architects Alfred Neumann, Zvi Hecker, and Eldar Sharon / Find out more

Keeping in line with Free Space, the theme of the 16th International Architecture Exhibition in Venice, this week at the AA we tackle space in its multitude of trajectories. Explore alternative takes on modernism, the space between writing and performance and the imagined futures of London. This Thursday, Ana Araujo and Rafi Segal discuss the work of Czech modernist architect Alfred Neumann (1900–1968) who is recognised for questioning ‘humanised’ space through a kind of design that was proportionally scaled to the dimensions of the human body. As always, keep an eye on what’s happening at the AA by visiting

Material and


Evening Lecture, Tuesday 29 May In this conversation organised by Patrick McGraw, artist Tobias Spichtig discusses his performative process, which is inspired by the mundane – the mystical and the architectural – with architecture critic Daniel Sherer. Photos courtesy the artist and Jan Kaps, Cologne. / Find out more

Ricochet 3



Membership & Alumni Event, Wednesday 30 May This third instalment of Ricochet explores the potential for experimentation at the physical, digital and thinking planes of architecture. Join Takako Hasegawa, Yorgos Berdos and Katerina Zacharopoulou as they share their experimental works in progress. / Find out more

Little Architect

Family Workshop

Bedford Square Festival Event, Saturday 7 July As part of a four-day programme of events celebrating the culture of Bedford Square, Little Architect, the AA’s programme for young people, invites you and your little ones to a morning of creative activities, reflecting on the future of London. / Book your free place

Projects Review



Exhibition Opening, Saturday 23 June Save the date for the opening of the AA’s annual end-of-year show – a celebration of student work produced in the last year. AA Members and alumni are invited to an exclusive private view on Monday 25 June. / Find out more

AA student co-curates Venice Biennale's Indonesian Pavilion

AA student co-curates Venice Biennale's Indonesian Pavilion

School News PhD candidate David Hutama Setiadi has co-curated the Indonesian Pavilion, Sunyata: The Poetics of Emptiness, which opens today at the 16th International Architecture Exhibition in Venice. / Continue reading


Preparing for the General Data Protection Regulation

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Notice of Ordinary General Meeting of the AA Council

An Ordinary General Meeting of the Registered Members Council of the Architectural Association will be held on Monday 4 June 2018, 33 Bedford Square, First Floor Front at 6.30pm.

Unit Postcard: Intermediate 2

Mu Zhang, site model for an intervention at Drawing Matter archives, Shatwell Farm, Somerset.

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