For 2015 we will be enhancing and developing our existing initiatives, but also creating a number of new ones. We hope that 2015 is also a year for experimentation and innovation with our many partners and supporters, providing a platform for continuing success into the future.
Our 2015 initiatives will include:
Accelerate into Univeristy!: Jan 2015 onwards
A mentor access programme for school children aged 15 to 17 from hard to reach backgrounds. With partners Make and UCL/The Bartlett, it will provide mentoring and skills for those who wish to pursue built environment careers.
Green Sky Thinking: 20-24 April
Mapping the capital’s sustainable communities through on-site talks, tours, workshops and other activities providing an accessible platform for understanding how a sustainable city could evolve
and what lessons are being learned
Archikids Festival: 25-26 July
First ever architecture festival for children only, taking place in the City of London’s Square Mile as part of our child-friendly city initiative
Open House London 19 & 20 September
The capital’s greatest architectural showcase and the only truly citywide celebration of the buildings, places and neighbourhoods where we live and work.
Year-round London Architecture Tours
Discover London with Open-City London Architecture Tours, exploring the architecture, design and urban context of London. Tours include:
- Architecture on the Thames
- Architecture on your Bike
- Dogs for Architecture!
- Walking tours
- An Evening With...
- Photography Tours
Green Sky Thinking Week 2015
Programme to be announced 3 March
Open-City announce Crispin Kelly as new Chair
Accelerate! into University
Applications open for pioneering mentoring programme