20 - 29 June
"People think it's a scary thing to get involved in but actually architects are one of the most intensely and broadly educated groups of people so why not use them more? They're good at maths, they're good at culture, at art and at space planning. Tap into this knowledge, use them, they're a fantastic resource. Architecture is the conquest of space." Tom Dixon, Creative Director of Habitat, a Patron of Architecture Week.
Public launch premiere of 'Chroma', Turbine Hall at Tate Modern. Rebecca Saunders' site specific composition involved 12 instrumentalists and 60 music boxes. BBC Radio 3 re-mixed and broadcast the work.
Channel 4 Architecture Week Bus Tours.
V&A; Friday Late Sense and the City Too Included Urban Samples in the Raphael Room, Isabel Rocamora's dramatic piece in the Cast Court and Eve Dent installed herself under the floor. St Etienne were the resident djs.
Architecture Week begins to work with established Regional Partners and 10 regional guides are produced.
RIBA Architect in the Store at Habitat stores in Birmingham, Brighton, Cambridge, Exeter, Leeds, London Kings Road and Tottenham Court Road, Manchester, Nottingham and Oxford.
'Bringing Architecture Home' Elle Decoration and Arts Council England booklet available free with the magazine.
RIBA and Evening Standard Homes and Property Talks launched.