The Architecture Foundation

The Architecture Foundation

Charity information

The Architecture Foundation

The Architecture Foundation is a non-profit agency for contemporary architecture, urbanism and culture. Central to our activities is the belief that architecture enriches lives.

Founded 1991

  • Mission statement

    Established in 1991 as Britain's first independent architecture centre, The Architecture Foundation has organised hundreds of public exhibitions, design initiatives, competitions and debates in venues across Britain and internationally.

    We cultivate new talent and new ideas. Through our diverse programmes we facilitate international and interdisciplinary exchange, stimulate critical engagement amongst professionals, policy makers and a broad public, and shape the quality of the built environment.

    We are independent, agile, inclusive and influential. Central to our activities is the belief that architecture enriches lives.

  • Aims

    The Architecture Foundation aims to:

    • Cultivate new talent and new ideas.
    • Facilitate international and interdisciplinary exchange.
    • Shape the quality of the built environment.
    • Stimulate critical engagement amongst professionals, policy makers and a broad public.
  • Overview

    Established: November 1991

    Registered Charity Number: 1006361

    Board members: 10

    Full time staff: 4

    Part time staff: 6

    Volunteers: 2

    Phone number: 02070846767

    Address: Ground Floor East 136 148 Tooley Street SE1 2TU

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  • The Architecture Foundation Junior Fellowship

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