The Bartlett School of Architecture


Around the B-World in 8 Hours with Sir Peter Cook

12 June 2020, 10:00 am–7:00 pm

Sir Peter Cook

Sir Peter Cook talks to Sou Fujimoto in Tokyo, Japan and Elizabeth Diller in New York, USA.

This event is free.

Event Information

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Max Dewdney

This event will be live-streamed on the school's YouTube channel.


10:00 (BST): Peter Cook Goes East – Tokyo, Japan

Peter talks to Sou Fujimoto, leading Japanese architect and author of Primitive Future (2008). Sou won first prize at the 2014 International Competition for the Second Folly of Montpellier, France ("L'Arbre Blanc"). In 2019, he was selected as the Master Architect for Tsuda University Kodaira Campus Master Plan development. His significant works include the Musashino Art University Museum & Library, Tokyo (2010) and the Serpentine Gallery Pavilion, London (2013).

18:00 (BST): Peter Cook Goes West – New York, USA
Peter talks to Elizabeth Diller, Partner at Diller Scofidio + Renfro (DS+R) and Professor of Architectural Design at Princeton University. DS+R's significant work in New York includes the High Line, the Lincoln Center, The Shed and the expansion of the Museum of Modern Art. She is currently leading the design of the Centre for Music and the V&A East Collection and Research Centre in London. 

All are welcome to attend.
This event will be streamed live on the school’s YouTube channel.

Image: Sir Peter Cook