Andrew Hopkins to Give Talk on 'Norman Foster: Britain's Archistar'

The Arts Society Chiswick's June Lecture

A Norman Foster atrium

May 18, 2023

Sir Norman Foster (Baron Foster of Thames Bank) is perhaps the best-known living British architect. His architectural style is typically described as high-tech and modernist.

On Thursday 8 June at POSK on King Street Architectural Historian Andrew Hopkins will be giving an illustrated lecture titled, ‘Norman Foster: Britain’s Archistar’.
Join Andrew Hopkins on Thursday 8 June 2023 at POSK for this illustrative lecture.

The lecturer is an Author, Lecturer and University Associate Professor. He will talk about Foster’s extraordinary range of buildings, from the Reichstag Dome in Berlin to the Millennium Bridge in London and, of course, "the Gherkin” and what makes him Britain’s Archistar.

Before the June lecture Society will hold its AGM and would be most grateful if Members and Guests attending could arrive before 7.30pm so the lecture can begin promptly at 8pm.

Olivia Freeman, Chair, The Arts Society Chiswick said, “We have a stimulating lecture to enjoy this month and look forward to welcoming both members and guests.“

Non-members are welcome to attend by paying £10 on the door.

Membership of the Arts Society Chiswick includes 10 expert lectures on the second Thursday of every month (except August and December) and the opportunity to participate in tours, visits, social events and Special Interest Days. For more information see the society's web site.

The Arts Society Chiswick brings people together through a shared curiosity for the arts, to create opportunities for everyone to be part of a diverse community in which they can enjoy, learn about, participate in, and preserve the Arts and Cultural Heritage.

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