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James and Jazz

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Royal Institute of British Architects

66 Portland Place

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W1B 1AD

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James Stirling was known over the years as Blimey, the Birdwatcher, the BW, the Beachcomber, the Seedy Viking, Jumbo, Lucky Jim and around the world now as Big Jim. He is arguably as well-known for his larger-than-life character as his seminal architecture, a big fan of wine, food, birdwatching and jazz.

In collaboration with Spiritland, this evening will celebrate James Stirling’s love of jazz music with live renditions of some of his vinyl records which have kindly being lent to RIBA for the evening by Mary Stirling.

LIVE ACT:
Binker and Moses
2015 MOBO Award: Best Jazz Act
2016 Jazz FM Award: UK Jazz Act of the Year
2016 Jazz FM Award: Breakthrough Act of the Year
2016 Parliamentary Jazz Award: Jazz Newcomer of the Year

More acts to be announced.

SPIRITLAND DJ's - Patrick Forge

This event is part of the exhibition 'Mies van der Rohe & James Stirling: Circling the Square’.

Spiritland is a cafe and bar in King’s Cross, London, built around a world-class sound system – a one-off, exceptional creation playing original, in-depth musical programming day and night, seven days a week. It’s all about the music, the artist and the listening experience. It’s a place to experience music of all genres and eras, encouraging creativity and exploration.

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