Catherine Croft reacts to the Daily Mirror piece about James Stirling’s Southgate Estate in Runcorn

CC BY-SA 3.0 Interesting to see The Daily Mirror picking up on a story in the Liverpool Echo about the “’Legoland’ estate which went from dream to nightmare in only 15 years”. Noted for its “strange ‘washing machine’ porthole windows,” this was James Stirling’s Southgate Estate in Runcorn New Town (Cheshire). Both newspapers finish up saying “While… Continue reading Catherine Croft reacts to the Daily Mirror piece about James Stirling’s Southgate Estate in Runcorn

Win a copy of the paperback edition of the See-Through House by Shelley Klein

On the occasion of the release of the paperback version of Shelley Klein’s book The See-Through House published by @vintagebooks, we are delighted to be offering free copies of the book to three, randomly selected, lucky winners from our members and supporters.. ⁣ ⁣ To enter the giveaway: head over to one of our social… Continue reading Win a copy of the paperback edition of the See-Through House by Shelley Klein

Introduce a friend to C20 Society and both get 2 free event tickets or a free Journal

Piccadilly during lockdown John East Know someone who loves C20 architecture and design? We are launching a new member offer that gives you the chance to nominate a friend to become a C20 Society member and both of you will receive 2 free tickets to an upcoming C20 Society lecture, tour or walk or a… Continue reading Introduce a friend to C20 Society and both get 2 free event tickets or a free Journal

Autumn Lecture Series theme announced: Mid-Century Fresh

São Paolo Museum of Art work by Lina Bo Bardi, 1958-1958 We are contented to say the theme of Autumn Lectures Series, starting October 21st: Mid-Century Fresh. Set the dates: lectures will get scheme on Thursdays at 6.30pm on 21st October, 28th October, 4th November, 11th November,  18th November, 25th November, 2nd December. Alan Powers,… Continue reading Autumn Lecture Series theme announced: Mid-Century Fresh