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Public Spaces and the Role of the Architect

4 December 2014 | 6.30pm – 8pm

Kensington, Lecture Theatre 1

Free, no booking required.

RCA Architecture Research presents initial findings from the first nine-months of the research project 'Public Spaces and the Role of the Architect - a comparative study of influential Modernist and contemporary examples in London and São Paulo'. The project is a collaboration between RCA Architecture and the Faculty of Architecture at the University of São Paulo and is  supported by the AHRC in the UK and FAPESP in Brazil. 


  • Susannah Hagan, Principal Investigator, 'Public Spaces and the Role of the Architect', School of Architecture, RCA
  • José Eduardo de Assis Lefèvre, Professor of Architecture, Faculty of Architecture, University of São Paulo
  • Adam Kaasa, Research Fellow, School of Architecture, RCA
  • Chair: Alex de Rijke, Dean of the School of Architecture, RCA