UCL Urban Laboratory


Book launch: Architecture and the Unconscious

09 December 2016, 5:00 pm–9:00 pm

Architecture and the Unconscious

Event Information

Open to



Room G01, Central House, Upper Woburn Place, The Bartlett, UCL

An evening of discussion exploring the discourses between Architecture and Psychoanalysis, and to celebrate the publication of Architecture and the Unconscious (Routledge, 2016) edited by John Hendrix and Lorens Holm.

Hosted by
Lorens Holm, University of Dundee
Jane Rendell, The Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL

Including presentations by
Emma Cheatle, University of Newcastle
John Hendrix, Roger Williams University, Rhode Island
Lorens Holm, University of Dundee
Tim Martin, Ravensbourne
Jane Rendell, The Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL

And responses from
David Bell, Past President British Psychoanalytic Society; and Consultant Psychiatrist The Tavistock ClinicLesley Caldwell, Psychoanalyst BPA, and Honorary Professor UCL Psychoanalysis Unit
Patrick Lynch, Lynch Architects London, and University of Liverpool

Followed by open discussion with the audience
Contributors to Architecture and the Unconscious: Andrew Ballantyne, Kati Blom, Hugh Campbell, Emma Cheatle, Gordana Fontana-Giusti, John Hendrix, Lorens Holm, Stephen Kite, Christina Malathouni, Tim Martin, Francesco Proto, Jane Rendell, Nikos Sideris, Alla Vronskaya

The event is free and open to the public. No booking required.