Museums, Cities, Cultural Power

Join us for Museums, Cities, Cultural Power, a free two-day symposium taking place online on Thursday 24th and Friday 25th June 2021 in partnership with Brunel University London and UCL Urban Laboratory.

Museums, Cities, Cultural Power brings together leading cultural and museum practitioners, academics, urbanists, architects and activists for a series of urgent discussions on the evolving power relationships between urban museums, their neighborhoods, and the people who inhabit them.

Do not miss the conversation about the challenges and opportunities of creating the new Museum of London in West Smithfield.

Thursday 24 June 17:45 

In Conversation: A New Museum for London
Sharon Ament (Director, Museum of London), with architects
Paul Williams (Stanton Williams)
Asif Khan (Asif Khan Studio)
Chaired by Monica Degen (Brunel University London)

Friday 25 June 13.00

Virtual Tour of the New Museum of London
Director Rawden Pettitt will give a special ‘behind the scenes' tour of the new Museum of London in West Smithfield.

Register your free place via Eventbrite.

Museums, Cities, Cultural Power is part of London Festival of Architecture 2021.