BBC TV historian and bestselling author Dan Cruickshank (The Bridges that built London, The History of Architecture in 100 Buildings) joins us for "Superknowledge London" at Farmopolis on November 16th.
Presented by one of London’s leading literary hosts, Richard Kilgarriff (Soho House, Second Home), the first one-hour Q&A will begin a journey that takes you from the mouth of the Thames to the present day and beyond…
Dan Cruickshank is an art historian and BBC television presenter, with a special interest in the history of architecture. Cruickshank holds a BA in Art, Design and Architecture and is a member of the London faculty of the University of Delaware. He is an Honorary Fellow of the Royal Institute of British Artists, a member of the Executive Committee of the Georgian Group and on the Architectural Panel of the National Trust, and is an Honorary Fellow of RIBA. In 2014 he was appointed President of Subterranea Britannica, a UK-based society for all those interested in man-made and man-used underground structures and space.