Site Visit: 15 Clerkenwell Close
June 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Join The Arab British Centre and The Barakat Trust for a site visit and conversation with Amin Taha, Stirling Prize nominee and founder of Amin Taha + Groupwork studio. The visit will take place at the award-winning 15 Clerkenwell Close. The six-storey stone framed building block located in a historic area of London contains 8 flats as well as the offices of Taha’s architectural practice. This award-winning building has received a demolition order by Islington Council.
Visit duration is approximately 45mins, places are limited.
Part of the The London Festival of Architecture
About Amin Taha: Amin Taha was born in Berlin and has been settled in the UK since 1974. After working in the offices of Zaha Hadid, Wilkinson Eyre he began an independent studio in 2005, later incorporating Groupwork as an Employee Ownership Trust. As well as running the design and detailing of projects Amin has taught, written and lectured on architecture, sat on the RIBA National and International Awards Jury and aids related research groups.