Back to All Events

Art & Design School Architectures Summit

FREE Event kindly sponsored by Willmott Dixon

Work is well underway at Bath Spa University’s new art and design campus on Locksbrook Road to convert the Grade II listed former Herman Miller furniture factory designed by Sir Nicholas Grimshaw in the 1970s.

As we think about creating an iconic new art school space, we have brought together a distinguished panel of architects, contractors, educators and students to reflect on best practice in art and design school architecture and its impact.

Venue: The Council Chamber, Guildhall, Bath

1330 Welcome & Introduction: Prof Anita Taylor, Executive Dean, Bath School of Art & Design

1340 Part 1: Design & Construction for Art & Design Education.
Chair: Dr. Graham McLaren

Keynote Speakers
Steve Ziger, Ziger/Snead Architects (USA)
Ben Heath Grimshaw
Andy Theobald, Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios
Richard James, Wilmott Dixon

1620 Part 2: Perspectives on Buildings Designed for Art & Design Education - Educators & Students / 1700 Plenary and Closing Remarks /1730 Drinks Reception at No.15 Great Pulteney Street

Later Event: July 24
Fun LEGO® challenges