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Panel Discussion | Anchoring a District

11/18/2015, 12:45 pm - 2:15 pm

Cultural institutions – museums and performing arts centers especially – are often described as fulfilling the role of ‘anchoring’ a cultural district – playing a key part in both defining its character and in creating a destination for visitors and locals alike. But how should those ’anchors’ relate to their context – both architecturally and programmatically – and what are the strategies that should be employed to ensure that they play their full role in animating and defining a district?

Moderated by Max Anderson, Chairman, GCDN



The Barbican Centre Silk St
London, EC2Y 8DS United Kingdom