The Bartlett School of Architecture


09 March 2018 | 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Becoming ‘we’: A forum celebrating feminist spatial practice

Room G.12, The Bartlett School of Architecture, 22 Gordon Street, London, WC1H 0QB
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The Bartlett School of Architecture
Becoming 'we' forum

Becoming ‘we’ is a forum celebrating the publication of six books that explore the intersection of architecture and feminism.

This event involves three conversations around feminist tactics of spatial practice – pedagogies, tools and activisms. Hear from the editors and contributors of this important and timely roster of publications, as well as staff and students from The Bartlett School of Architecture.


2:30pm - Bookshop open, refreshments served

3pm – 3:15pm - Introduction and welcome

3:15pm – 4:15pm - Pedagogies

4:15pm – 4:45pm - Break, refreshments served

4:45pm – 5:45pm - Tools

5:45pm – 6pm - Break, refreshments served

6pm – 7pm - Activisms

7pm – 7:20pm - Conclusions

7:20pm – 8pm - Drinks and continued conversations

Please book for the whole event and attend the sessions that interest you:

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Involved publications

  • Building Yourself a Feminist Design Power Tool by Hélène Frichot (Spurbuchverlag AADR, 2017)
  • Feminist Futures of Spatial Practice edited by Meike Schalk, Thérèse Kristiansson and Ramia Mazé (Spurbuchverlag AADR, 2017)
  • Architecture and Feminisms: Ecologies, Economies, Technologies edited by Hélène Frichot, Catharina Gabrielsson and Helen Runting (Routledge, 2017)
  • A Gendered Profession: The Question of Representation in Space Making edited by Ruth Morrow, Harriet Harriss, James Benedict Brown and James Soane (RIBA Publishing, 2016)
  • Becoming a Feminist Architect edited by Karin Reisinger and Meike Schalk, special issue of field (volume 7, issue 1, 2017).
  • Styles of Queer Feminist Practices and Objects in Architecture edited by Karin Reisinger and Meike Schalk, special issue of Architecture and Culture (volume 5, issue 3, 2017).

Book sales will take place in The Bartlett bookshop on the ground floor from 14:30- 20:00. Please note that payment is by card only.

Please contact us if you have any access requirements.