MULTISTORY* Guest lecture
Richard Beckett

Thursday 18 November 2021
6 PM

Richard Beckett

Richard is an Associate Professor of Architecture and Bioaugmented Design at the Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL. He is Co-Director of Research Cluster 7 on the BPro Architectural Design master’s programme and leads Studio 3 on the Landscape Architecture course. His research is focused on design operating at the intersection of computation, biofabrication, and microbial ecologies in buildings and cities. His research on Probiotic Design won the RIBA Presidents Medal for Research in 2021. He has built numerous projects and has been exhibited internationally including Archilab–Naturalising Architecture, The Pompidou Centre and Nature – Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum.

MULTISTORY* is a student and alumni led guest lecture programme series at Canterbury School of Architecture, University for the Creative Arts, seeking to invite architects, designers, writers, curators, photographers and artists to speak about their work.

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