Vicky Richardson
writer; curator, What Where; former, director of Architecture, Design and Fashion, British Council

Vicky is an architectural writer and curator. Her latest exhibition, What Where, considers the relationship between Samuel Beckett and the design of a theatre in Barcelona, Sala Beckett. Vicky was previously Director of Architecture, Design and Fashion at the British Council (2010 – 2016) where she commissioned the British Pavilion at Venice Architecture Biennale and organised major touring exhibitions and events around the world. Previously she was Editor of leading design magazine Blueprint. Vicky is co-founder of the Lantao UK Fellowship for Chinese and British designers, a visiting lecturer at the Royal College of Art and a thesis supervisor at NYU London. She is an Honorary Fellow of RIBA and a member of the Advisory Committee of V&A Dundee.

RELATED SESSIONS

Saturday 2 November, 10:00 Level G Studio
What Where: Samuel Beckett, 30 years on

Sunday 3 November, 12:00 Frobisher 1-3
100 years of Bauhaus: ‘Construction of the future’