Lutyens -- Britain's Greatest Architect?


Location: Room 108, Walsh Family Hall of Architecture

A Lecture by Clive Aslet

Clive Aslet is a writer and commentator on architecture and British life, who began work at Country Life in 1977 -- he was editor of the magazine from 1993-2006. He has also written many books, including The Edwardian Country House and The American Country House. His first novel The Birdcage was published in 2014.

His latest book is a collaboration with the photographer Dylan Thomas, looking at the role of the country house in the 21st century.  It will be published in Spring 2020.

He often writes about issues affecting the countryside, planning and the provision of new homes.