Architecture as Symbol - Charles Correa, Joseph Rykwert, Richard Sennett, Sunand Prasad and Niall McLaughlin in conversation


May 22 2013 • 6.30pm
to 8.00pm
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In this special evening symposium, great thinkers and a great practitioner of symbolism in architecture meet to discuss the continuing relevance and value of symbols as an element of contemporary design. 

How, in the architectural languages of today, can cultural identity, history and mythology be manifested and expressed? 

Join eminent Indian architect Charles Correa, acclaimed architectural historian and critic Professor Joseph Rykwert, Richard Sennett - Professor of Sociology at The London School of Economics and Niall McLaughlin - Niall McLaughlin Architects. Chaired by Sunand Prasad.

Part of the Out of India Season


£9 standard
£6.50 RIBA Members and Students


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Champalimaud Centre, Lisbon 2010 - Charles Correa. © Jose Campos Architectural Photography