BASIL SPENCE IN THE 1930s

Mon 12 November, 12:45-1:30pm
Gallery of MOdern Art Gymnasium

Clive Fenton, architectural historian and former Research Fellow at RCAHMS, concentrates on Spence's early work when he was in partnership with Sir William Kininmonth.

EVOLUTION OF A PRACTICE

Tue 11 December, 12:45-1:30pm
Hawthornden Lecture Theatre, National Gallery Complex

Jane Thomas, co-curator of the exhibition Back to the Future, considers Spence's career through the legacy of his office archive which is held within the collections of the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland.

PHOENIX AT COVENTRY: BASIL SPENCE AND COVENTRY CATHEDRAL

Mon 17 December, 12:45-1:30pm
Hawthornden Lecture Theatre, National Gallery Complex

Dr Louise Campbell, Reader in Art History at the University of Warwick, discusses the origins and development of the design of Coventry Cathedral and assesses its significance for Spence's architectural career.