Special event Past event Sunday, 17 September 2017

The United Kingdom Holocaust Memorial International Design Competition

  • The Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre, South Kensington

  • Free event

Past Event
The United Kingdom Holocaust Memorial International Design Competition photo

Watch top names in art, architecture and design in action as they present their competing designs for the new Holocaust Memorial to be built in London. This is the first day of the jury to decide the winning design team for this important new project, which will create a national space for remembrance and stand against all forms of hatred in society.

Each team will outline their proposals in depth, explaining their approach and the principles that have guided their design. The ten design teams presenting are:

Session one (10.10 - 11.40)
Adjaye Associates
Allied Works
Anish Kapoor and Zaha Hadid Architects

Session two (12.00 - 13.00)
Caruso St John Architects, Marcus Taylor and Rachel Whiteread
Diamond Schmitt Architects

Session three (13.40 - 15.10)
Foster + Partners
heneghan peng architects
John McAslan + Partners

Session four 15.30 - 16.30
Lahdelma Mahlamaki Architects
Studio Libeskind and Haptic Architects

Sessions will start promptly and no entry or exit will be permitted while teams are presenting. Filming and photography are not permitted.

Space is limited. To book your place at these sessions please use the ‘BOOK NOW’ button at the top of the page.

Image credit: View of the Palace of Westminster from Victoria Tower Gardens Day ©Malcolm Reading Consultants & Emily Whitfield-Wicks