in Contemporary British Architecture

SWEETNESS AND LIGHT

Wednesday 18th July 2018 - 10:30 am

This talk links to the current Superstructures exhibition at The Sainsbury Centre, Norwich

Since World War II, British architects have embraced the possibilities of new materials, novel technologies and shrugged off prettiness. Fiona Fitzgerald will examine this fresh relationship with modernity, explore its sense of the aesthetic and focus on the ways that these innovative buildings celebrate light.