Architecture on Stage
A series of talks given by the most exciting architectural practices working across the world, as well as debates around ideas and issues that impact architecture and urbanism today.
Established in 2016 by The Architecture Foundation in partnership with the Barbican, this exciting programme hosts young, emerging practices as well as globally renowned architects across a variety of Barbican venues.
See and hear about the latest architectural thinking in one of London’s most important architectural landmarks.
Presented by The Architecture Foundation in partnership with the Barbican.
Young Person 14–17
Architecture Foundation Members
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Discounts are subject to availability. They cannot be combined to make greater savings.
60p booking fee per online transaction, 70p by phone.
No fee when tickets are booked in person.
Booking fees are per transaction and not per ticket. If your booking contains several events the highest booking fee will apply. Booking fees do not currently apply to bookings for exhibitions in the Art Gallery. The booking fee may be reduced on certain events.
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