David Kohn

Architecture on Stage

Architecture on Stage: David Kohn

David Kohn, founder of his own architectural practice, joins us to discuss projects old and new.

David Kohn is the founder of David Kohn Architects (DKA), established in London in 2007 and working internationally on arts, education and residential projects. DKA’s current projects include the refurbishment of the ICA, a new campus for New College Oxford, and an apartment building for developer Euroboden in Berlin. Past projects include the V&A Photography Centre (2018), the Carrer Avinyó apartment, Barcelona (2013), the White Building (2012), and A Room for London (2011). 

The Architecture Foundation, in association with the Barbican, presents Architecture on Stage – a programme of talks and debates.

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Collection: Architecture

Brutal or beautiful? One of London's best examples of Brutalist architecture and a Grade II listed building, explore the fascinating architecture of the Barbican and the surrounding estate through photography, film and features.

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Watch: Architecture

Discover more about the history of our Grade II listed building plus debates and discussion about architecture – with slight favouritism towards Brutalism…

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Watch: Architecture on Stage - Kazuyo Sejima

Renowned architect Kazuyo Sejima explores the relationship between the individual and Japan's advanced information society as she revisits domestic projects, looking at the principles behind key houses such as House in Plum Grove (2003).

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