Series #2

Series #2: How is Architecture Political? 6 December, 2014

Architecture on Mouffe, Mouffe on Architecture


Political theorist Chantal Mouffe’s conceptions of the space of politics and agonism in the city are discussed by four leading architectural practitioners and academics. Mouffe is joined by:

Pier Vittorio Aureli
Reinhold Martin
Ines Weizman
Sarah Whiting

This event is, as far as possible, an open discussion and audience members are encouraged to consider themselves as participants.

6 December 2014
2 pm – 7 pm
The Architectural Association
32–37 Bedford Square
London WC1B 3ES

Video & publication details coming soon


—2:00 Introduction

—2:15 Presentations in response to the writings of Chantal Mouffe –
Sarah Whiting, Pier Vittorio Aureli, Ines Weizman, Reinhold Martin

—4:30 Coffee Break

—5:00 Chantal Mouffe responds to presentations

—5:30 In-the-round discussion with discussants + audience

—7:00 Drinks