Capturing Beauty: An Introduction to Edwin Smith

FREE exhibition tours led by ‘Ordinary Beauty’ curators Justine Sambrook and Valeria Carullo.

Every Friday from 19 September until 5 December.


September 19 2014 • 1.30pm
December 5 2014 • 2.30pm


Public Programmes 0207 307 3699


RIBA, 66 Portland Place, London, W1B 1AD, London


Free of Charge



Free of Charge

Hailed by Sir John Betjeman as a ‘genius’ and by Cecil Beaton as ‘an understanding and loving connoisseur of his subject’, Edwin Smith was one of Britain’s foremost 20th century photographers. Discover more about his fascinating story, the exhibition and the landscapes and buildings he photographed with our free Friday exhibition tours led by Ordinary Beauty: The Photography of Edwin Smith curators Justine Sambrook and Valeria Carullo.

Exhibition tours last approximately 45 minutes, and are in English.

To book, select from the dates below and follow the links:

Part of the season of events inspired by Ordinary Beauty: The Photography of Edwin Smith

Groups, building tours and exploring the RIBA collections
If you would like to book more than four people onto any of the exhibition tours listed above or would like to find out more about building tours or exploring our amazing collections, please contact: or call 020 307 3399 for more information. Schools, colleges or university groups welcome.