24 May 2016

EU debate: ‘If you’re not at the table, you’re on the menu’

Leaving the EU would have a major effect on the UK’s ability to draw upon the best talent, with a resultant blow dealt to the economy and the built environment sectors.

12 May 2016

NextGen - visions for improving London

Some of the cream of the built environment’s young talent gathered last night to present their visions for improving London as part of the NLA’s new NextGen programme.

11 May 2016

London Festival of Architecture 2016 programme launch

The London Festival of Architecture (LFA) 2016 programme launched today, announcing a diverse line-up of almost 300 events and exhibitions taking place in June.

3 May 2016

Density doesn’t always mean towers

What can London learn from New York’s experiences of higher density living as it too seeks to up its housing output? And how can the UK capital ensure that it is creating robust communities that are sustainable and attractive?

3 May 2016

Considerate Cyclists’ Concours d’Elegance

Why not take part in the Considerate Cyclists’ Concours d’Elegance at the Mr Porter Nocturne on Saturday 4 June 2016 6.30 - 7.00 pm organised by the Architects’ Company as part of the London Festival of Architecture? Awards will go to the most stylish riders on the coolest bikes, cycling slowly round the Nocturne race circuit, passing Guildhall, Cheapside and St Paul’s.

28 Apr 2016

NLA Nights: at the BT Tower

This month, NLA offered their members and partners the chance to get their hands on a 'golden ticket' to the viewing platform at the top of the BT Tower.

27 Apr 2016

New London Sounding Board

London needs an Assembly made up of council leaders if it is to truly reflect the city and chart its course effectively. And the new Mayor should also focus on creating a simpler London-led system to fund affordable housing together with other public facilities.

25 Apr 2016

The City Centre opens to the public

The City Centre is a new cultural offering based at the Guildhall in the heart of London's historic Square Mile with a series of exhibitions and public events all about the City's built environment.

21 Apr 2016

‘Generation tech’ opting for retrofit buildings with character

In the ongoing war for talent, potential employees from ‘generation tech’ are becoming more demanding about their choice of office space, preferring older, retrofitted buildings with character, in interesting areas of the capital which have a sense of ‘place’.

18 Apr 2016

Getting Quizzy with it!

Last week the NLA galleries were transformed to host our inaugural charity quiz, thank you to everyone who took part - you all helped to make the evening a huge success!