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Isokon Gallery talk: Gabriel Guevrekian

14 July 2022

A talk and book signing by Hamed Khosravi, writer of “Gabriel Guevrekian: The Elusive Modernist” is being hosted by the IsokonGallery on the 14th of July. Please visit the gallery

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Isokon Blue Plaque Unveiling Ceremony

9 July 2018

Walter Gropius (1883-1969), Marcel Breuer (1902-1981) and László Moholy-Nagy (1895-1946) – all designers and teachers at the Bauhaus, the vastly influential German art school – have been commemorated with an

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Avanti with Docomomo at The Florey Building

29 September 2017

Last weekend Avanti Director Amir Ramezani and Associate Director Fiona Lamb presented to a 40 strong audience at the Florey Building, Queens College at an event hosted by modern movement

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World Health Day 2017

7 April 2017

#WorldHealthDay 2017 focusses on the theme of depression and mental wellbeing. As Architects, we need to consider how the environments we help to create support our aspiration to enhance the health

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John Allan at Taliesin Colloquium, Arizona

11 February 2017

John Allan, former Director of Avanti Architects, will be giving a talk on Late Modernism and will also join a panel discussion at the prestigious Taliesin Colloquium organised by the

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Façadism: Preserve or Renew?

22 November 2016

Director Amir Ramezani will be part of an eclectic panel debate on the topic of “Façadism: Preserve or Renew?” at the RIBA on Tuesday 22 November 19:00 – 20:30 Fellow

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#buildingsthatcare debate

09 November 2016

Avanti’s Claudia Bloom will be joining the AJ expert panel for the  #buildingsthatcare debate on Wednesday 9th November. She will be sharing our top tips for delivering successful healthcare projects including

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Avanti at the Higher Education Design Quality Forum

01 November 2016

Amir Ramezani spoke to the Higher Education Design Quality Forum (HEDQF) on ‘Listed buildings in universities: opportunities and challenges’ on 1st November 2016 at the Royal Naval College, University of Greenwich. Dr Roger

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Avanti at London Build Expo 2016

27 October 2016

At this year’s event, Avanti Architects will showcasing a 3D model of our current  high rise mixed used project at The Architects Hub , and the Digital Architects Wall will be showing

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Avanti Celebrates 35 Years

12 May 2016

Avanti Architects would like to thank everyone who joined us to celebrate our 35th birthday on the 12 May 2016 at the LSO St Luke’s, an 18th-century Grade 1 listed

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Penguins at the Isokon

2016 Special Exhibition

Each year the Gallery features a special display on an aspect of the Isokon story and its many connections. This season we focus on penguins – the publishing house founded

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Iyengar Yoga Classes at Avanti Architects

Iyengar Yoga

Our regular and hugely beneficial classes attended by many from the Avanti office and others from further afield continue to run on Mondays beginning at 18:45-20:15. If you would like

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Avanti Team Ulster Site Visit

12 November 2015

The Avanti team have just got back from a fantastic site trip in Ulster, visiting four Avanti projects in the region completed in association with Kennedy Fitzgerald Architects, Belfast. The

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Supporting people-led innovation in the NHS

16 & 17 March 2015

Claudia Bloom and Duncan Finch, directors of Avanti Architects were delighted to be invited to take part in a Quality Improvement Sprint at Imperial College Healthcare this month. These exciting

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Avanti celebrates 33 years

1 May 2014

The Avanti team, partners and friends celebrated their 33rd birthday sipping champagne and cocktails watching the sun set over the west end from the Paramount bar at the top of Centrepoint.

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Deborah Saunt talk at Avanti Architects

28 November 2013

Deborah Saunt gave a lunchtime talk at Avanti as part of  a running series of presentations by influential members of the architectural community including Joanna van Heyningen and Andy Macmillan.  This

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Schools for the 21st Century

27 November 2013

Concrete Elegance: Textbook Tectonics – Schools for the 21st Century The Concrete Elegance lecture series is a partnership between The Concrete Centre and the Building Centre and the lectures are

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Docomomo UK Autumn Conservation Series

12 November 2013

John Allan and Fiona Lamb of Avanti Architects together with Dr Jane Keeley, Head teacher of Haggerston School will present aspects of the project to transform the Grade II listed

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Finsbury Health Centre 75th Anniversary

21 October 2013

The Finsbury Health Centre Preservation Trust will be holding a special 75th anniversary celebration marking the opening of Finsbury Health Centre on 21st October 1938. The celebration will be held

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Modern Shows visits Haggerston

13 October 2013

Haggerston School designed by Erno Goldfinger and recently transformed by Avanti Architects provided the latest venue for the Midcentury Modern Fair last month. East London’s vintage furniture lovers braved the

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Open House London 2013

21 September 2013

Set up in 1992, Open House promotes public awareness and appreciation of the capital’s building design and architecture – all for free! This years Open House London sees over 800 buildings

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NLA Breakfast Talk: NLA Award Winners

30 August 2013

A free NLA breakfast talk looking at the two Joint Overall Winners of the New London Awards 2013: Hayes Primary School and Tybalds Estate Regeneration. The New London Awards recognise

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