Dan Cruickshank Cruickshanks London Sunday 23rd January 18.50 – 20.00

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All Saints Church, Friars Walk, Lewes, BN7 2LE

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About

In this talk, Britain's favourite architectural historian draws on his perennial fascination with London and describes some walks through one of the greatest cities on earth commenting on its architectural history. From the mysterious Anglo-Saxon origins of Hampstead Heath, via Christopher Wren's magisterial City churches, to the industrial bustle of Victorian Bermondsey, each walk explores a crucial moment in our history - and reveals how it helped forge the modern city. He looks, with particular interest, at Chelsea and Soho and peppers the talk with vivid photographs, sketches and maps.

Dan Cruickshank is an architectural historian and television presenter.. His recent work includes the BBC television programmes Civilisation Under Attack (2015) and At Home with the British (2016), and the books A History of Architecture in 100 Buildings (2015) and Spitalfields (2016). He lives in London.

A Q&A Session will follow.

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Dan Cruickshank Cruickshanks London Sunday 23rd January 18.50 – 20.00 (23 Jan 2022)
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