The Bartlett School of Architecture


The Bartlett International Lectures: Spring Term

18 January 2023–15 March 2023, 6:30 pm–8:00 pm

Image: Coal Drops Yard, Heatherwick Studio; Hufton + Crow

Speakers have been finalised for most of the 2023 spring term of The Bartlett's flagship public lecture series. All lectures are free to attend.

This event is free.

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The Bartlett School of Architecture


Christopher Ingold Auditorium
22 Gordon Street
United Kingdom

The International Lectures continues for the spring term, with lectures taking place at the school's Bloomsbury campus, in the Christopher Ingold Auditorium, 22 Gordon Street, at 18:30 GMT on Wednesdays.

This term's speakers span a variety of backgrounds and disciplines, and hail from across the globe. The spring series also includes two inaugural professorial lectures from Bartlett tutors.

Please see our schedule below for the spring term, with links to information about each event.  

Advance registration is not required unless specifically stated.

Schedule: Spring 2023

18 January

In the Black Fantastic

Host: Amy Kulper, with discussants Edward Denison and Maxwell Mutanda

Speaker: Ekow Eshun

25 January

F51 Urban Sports Park – Generational Regeneration

Host: Iain Borden

Speaker: Guy Hollaway

22 February

The Military Barracks’ Development Programme that Prompted the Building of Abuja, 1970–1976

Host: Murray Fraser

Speaker: Professor Nnamdi Elleh

08 March

A Human Approach to Design

Host: Penelope Haralambidou

Speaker: Lisa Finlay

15 March

Inaugural Lecture

Host: Christoph Lindner

Speaker: Edward Denison

All lectures are free to attend and open to all. No booking is required, but please arrive early to guarantee your place.