14 – 15 March 2014 : Joint Committee – London

The following events will be open to FBUA/UFBA members:

Friday
Following the Joint Committee Meeting, there will be a talk by FBUA member James Dunnett on the architect Erno Goldfinger at the AA. Goldfinger was Hungarian but trained in Paris and worked alongside Le Corbusier and others in the 1920s. He married an English heiress and moved to London where he did his most famous work. James is a well known architectural writer and has often written for the Architectural Review. He is a past Chair of DOCOMOMO-uk. He worked in Goldfinger’s office and has often given talks on Goldfinger and is currently writing a book on him.

The talk will be followed by dinner either at the AA or nearby.

Saturday
In the morning, we will be visiting Canary Wharf. We shall be able to look inside the workings of Crossrail and the new Canary Wharf Crossrail Station which are under construction. Numbers will be restricted and safety equipment will have to be worn. We shall also be visiting the Canary Wharf tower with an update on future plans for the area.

A lunch will follow at a local restaurant.

London Weekend 2012

There will be events organised by FBUA, to which all members will be invited, on Friday and Saturday the 23 and 24 March 2012. These events will take place in London..There will be events organised by FBUA, to which all members will be invited, on Friday and Saturday the 23 and 24 March 2012. These events will take place in London..

DOCOMOMO Lecture by Professor Richard Klein – 22nd September 2009

Members are warmly invited to join with DOCOMOMO members for the lecture on the 22nd September by Professor Richard Klein. The lecture starts at 7.00 and is held at 70 Cowcross Street. The FBUA President and a good number of committee members are all hoping to attend. The cost of a ticket to non-DOCOMOMO members is £6.00. Tickets do not need to be purchased in advance.Members are warmly invited to join with DOCOMOMO members for the lecture on the 22nd September by Professor Richard Klein. The lecture starts at 7.00 and is held at 70 Cowcross Street. The FBUA President and a good number of committee members are all hoping to attend. The cost of a ticket to non-DOCOMOMO members is £6.00. Tickets do not need to be purchased in advance.

Events for British Members in March 2009

British members will be invited to attend various events planned to coincide with the Joint Committee Meeting of the Union to be held in London in March 2009. These events will be on the evening of Friday March 13 and Saturday March 14. Details will be sent out in due course.British members will be invited to attend various events planned to coincide with the Joint Committee Meeting of the Union to be held in London in March 2009. These events will be on the evening of Friday March 13 and Saturday March 14. Details will be sent out in due course.