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New C20 book: 50 Architects 50 Buildings

C20 Society have published a new book, 50 Architects 50 Buildings (Batsford, £30), in which 50 leading contemporary architects… More…


Mervyn Seal at Parkham House, Brixham

Find out what is happening in your region

C20 Society now has regional groups around the country who support our campaigns and organise local events, such as this recent visit with architect Mervyn Seal (above) in Devon. More...

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C20 Architecture needs your support

Twentieth century architecture and design needs your support Join the Society or donate today to ensure the best twentieth… More…


Perret in Le Havre

Perret in Le Havre Date: 1-2 July (overnight ferry departure on Thursday 30 June) Location: Portsmouth International Por... Events listing...

Buildings that inspire architects

50 Architects 50 Buildings: The Buildings that Inspire Architects Thursday 7th July, 7pm, Waterstones Piccadilly &n... Events listing...

A Coach Tour of Modernist Architecture and Design in Lancaster and Morecambe

A Coach Tour of Modernist Architecture and Design in Lancaster and Morecambe   Saturday 16th July 2016 10.30am... Events listing...

Building of the month

Institute of Education by Denys Lasdun, ONLY USE FOR BotM Photo  Simon Phipps

Institute of Education, London

by Andy Davies In February 1969 a momentous debate within the University of London about the redevelopment of a… More…

C20 Churches Database

St Mary's, Leyland Cross above the High Altar by Jerzy Faczynski of Weightman and Bullen, 1964, Grade II Listed

Discover more fine C20th churches

C20th churches are incredibly varied and interesting, ranging from the traditionally Gothic to innovative designs with features like concrete hyperbolic paraboloid roofs... More...