The Edge

The Edge
University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath, Somerset, BA2 7AY
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Alison and Peter Smithson: Ideas, Impact, Architecture

A SPECIAL SYMPOSIUM INVESTIGATING THE LEGACY OF BRITISH ARCHITECTURAL PIONEERS ALISON AND PETER SMITHSON Featuring leading international architects, artists and thinkers this symposium investigates the legacy and impact of British architectural pioneers Alison and Peter Smithson across urbanism, habitation and education.

Sat 4 Nov

£45 (£30)

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Engineered Equanimity: The Machines of Steven Pippin

A MAJOR EXHIBITION FROM ONE OF BRITAIN'S BEST AND MOST INVENTIVE ARTISTS A major exhibition from one of Britain's best and most inventive artists, Steven Pippin's skill in technological manipulation reveals the inter-relationship between objects, mechanisms and the universe. An engineer by training, Pippin switched to art…

Fri 17 Nov

Free

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Sat 18 Nov

Free

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Tue 21 Nov

Free

  • 11:00 – 20:00
…and 54 more dates until 3 Feb 2018

Festival Of The Future City Bath

Three days of lectures, discussions, panels, pop up pavilions, walks, family events and more - join us to explore urban development in the 21st-century. Festival themes include HOUSING, THE ARTIST & THE CITY and WHAT MAKES ARCHITECTURE GREAT? With a focus on the complexities of a place like Bath, a city similar to…

Tue 24 Oct

Free-£9

  • 11:00 – 20:00

Wed 25 Oct

Free-£9

  • 11:00 – 20:00

Thu 26 Oct

Free-£9

  • 11:00 – 20:00
…and 7 more dates until 4 Nov

The Human Scale - Architecture Film

DO MODERN CITIES REPEL HUMAN INTERACTION? Life in a mega city is both enchanting and problematic. Danish architect and Professor Jan Gehl documents how modern cities repel human interaction. In The Human Scale he argues that we can build cities in a way that takes the human need for inclusion and intimacy into account.

Mon 30 Oct

£8.75 (£6.50)

  • 19:30

Make

SEND YOUR KIDS ON AN ARTISTIC ADVENTURE Spend your half term with us and take part in either one or two action packed days playing games, getting messy with arts and craft activities and creating colourful stories and characters. Both days will be a special mix of imaginative fun exploring themes from our programme…

Wed 25 Oct

£35

  • 09:00 – 16:00

Thu 26 Oct

£35

  • 09:00 – 16:00

The Musicians Of Bremen

A HIGHLY VISUAL SHOW, WITH PUPPETRY, LIVE MUSIC, CIRCUS AND MOVEMENT. FOR CHILDREN AGED 3 - 7 AND THEIR FAMILIES A musical adaptation of Grimm's tale THE MUSICIANS OF BREMEN tells the story of 4 elderly animals put to pasture; a donkey, a cat, a cockerel and a dog. Too old to be of any use to their masters, French theatre…

Sat 28 Oct

£10 (£8; Children £6)

  • 11:00

Parallel (of Life and) Architecture

Three duos of architects, artists and designers dissect the relationship between architecture and the avant-garde through the legacy of Alison and Peter Smithson.

Tue 24 Oct

Free

  • 11:00 – 20:00

Wed 25 Oct

Free

  • 11:00 – 20:00

Thu 26 Oct

Free

  • 11:00 – 20:00
…and 7 more dates until 4 Nov

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