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Summer Holidays at RIBA

01 August 12:00 - 17:00
Organized by: RIBA
Venue: RIBA
Royal Institute of British Architects
66 Portland Place

Mon 31 July - Fri 4 AugustSUMMER SCHOOL: SKILL UP WITH GRIMSHAW ARCHITECTS and CUTTY SARKFor ages 15-18Learn directly from world-leading practice Grimshaw Architects as you design and build a 1:1 structure under the Cutty Sark.

Mon 31 July - Fri 4 AugustSUMMER SCHOOL: MINECRAFT - DESIGNING BEYOND BORDERSFor ages 11-15Design and build using Minecraft before bringing your ideas to life through sketching, model-making and 3D printing.

Sat 5 AugustFAMILY FUN DAY: INSIDE OUTSIDE UPSIDE DOWNFor FamiliesFree, but registration requiredWe’re turning architecture inside-out in a day of creative fun that will leave you wondering: Which way is up?

Mon 7 August - Fri 11 AugustSUMMER SCHOOL: EXPLORING EDGES WITH INVOLVE ARCHITECTUREDesign and build your own den to withstand the forces of nature!

Mon 7 AugustDESIGN QUEST: BARRIERS, BOUNDARIES, BORDERS, BRIDGES!For ages 6-10Can architecture be used to separate us or bring us together? In this workshop, we’ll think about boundaries and borders - and explore creative ways to build bridges!

Tue 8 AugustDESIGN QUEST: DESTINATION EXPLORATION!For ages 6-10Travel the world to explore amazing architecture and bring ideas home to inspire your design for a brilliant building.

Wed 9 AugustDESIGN DAY: FRAME-WORKFor ages 11-15Can architecture make the world a better place? Problem-solve, design and create a temporary 1:1 structure made from recycled materials.

Thu 10 AugustDESIGN DAY: BE and SEE BEYONDFor ages 11-15From making periscopes to weaving, we’ll get inspired by this year’s projects to propose our own Beyond Borders installation.

Fri 11 AugustSKILL UP: PUSHING THE BOUNDARIESFor ages 15-18Design and build a scale-model of a boundary structure that brings people together rather than keeping them apart.


Prices:One-day workshops (standard): GBP 40One-day workshops (eligible for free school lunch): GBP 25Summer school 5-day workshops (standard): GBP 250Summer school 5-day workshops (eligible for free school lunch): GBP 200Family Fun Day - free: GBP 0


Category: Kids and Family


Date and Time: On Tuesday August 01, 2017 at 12:00 pm and ends Friday August 11, 2017 at 5:00 pm