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The Villa Tugendhat in Context (architecture)

19 JUNE - 19 AUGUST 2012, THE ROYAL INSTITUTE OF BRITISH ARCHITECTS, 66 PORTLAND PLACE, LONDON W1B 1AD. This exhibition of material drawn from the British Architectural Library's collections celebrates the completion of the two-year restoration of Mies van der Roha's Villa Tugendhat by placing his remarkable glass and steel hillside villa in context with his work in Europe and America. Admission free, photo ID required for entry.

Opening hours: Tuesday, 10.00–20.00, Wednesday and Friday, 10.00–17.00, Saturday,10.00–13.30
British Architectural Library - Tel: +44 (0)20 7307 3882
More information:
http://www.architecture.com/WhatsOn/Exhibitions/At66PortlandPlace/2012/Summer/TheVillaTugendhatinContext.aspx

ASSOCIATED EVENTS:
Beyond The Glass Room: The many lives of the Villa Tugendhat; 3 JULY 2012 at 6.30 pm

http://london.czechcentres.cz/programme/travel-events/villa-tugendhat2/

Mies van der Rohe and the Villa Tugendhat: A Seminar for Students; 3 JULY at 3 pm
http://london.czechcentres.cz/programme/travel-events/mies-van-der-rohe-and-the-villa-tugendhat-a-semina/

 

This project is part of the British Council’s International Architecture and Design Showcase 2012 (21 June-23 September); a global gathering of cultural projects that investigate architecture and design from across the world, presented for the London 2012 Festival.

Organised in collaboration with the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), and Docomomo.