London History Day 2018

On Thursday 31 May 2018, more than 70 of London’s museums, galleries and cultural spaces opened their doors to reveal special behind the scenes tours, rarely seen exhibits and one off events, celebrating the capital’s unique identity. London History Day: The London that might have been To celebrate London History Day, we’ve delved into the RIBA Collections to…

Yale University Summer Internship 2017

The Yale Bulldog intern scheme was established in 2005 in collaboration with Yale University in Connecticut. The scheme normally admits two interns for two months in the summer – one to work at 66 Portland Place working with Library Education department and one at the Drawings & Archives collection held in RIBA’s architectural partnership with the V&A.…

Review of Medieval Castles to Modern Fantasies

Firmly back in London, we want to recap on a terrific journey with Dr Jonathan Foyle for his lecture tour, ‘Make thy castles high and fair’:  Medieval Castles to Modern Fantasies, in partnership with the Royal Oak Foundation and the New England Historic Genealogical Society. It was wonderful to reconvene with friends in New York, Philadelphia, Washington…

Yale University Summer Internship 2016

The Yale Bulldog intern scheme was established in 2005 in collaboration with Yale University in Connecticut. The scheme normally admits two interns for two months in the summer – one to work at 66 Portland Place working with Library Education department and one at the Drawings & Archives collection held in RIBA’s architectural partnership with the V&A.…

RIBA appoints new Chief Executive

Royal Institute of British Architects Press Release  For immediate release: 19 September 2016 Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) appoints new Chief Executive Alan Vallance has been appointed Chief Executive of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) following a competitive recruitment process. Alan Vallance has a background in finance, consulting, strategic planning and general…

Yale University Summer Internship 2015

The Yale Bulldog intern scheme was established in 2005 in collaboration with Yale University in Connecticut. The scheme normally admits two interns for two months in the summer – one to work at 66 Portland Place working with Library Education department and one at the Drawings & Archives collection held in RIBA’s architectural partnership with the V&A.…

AFBAL Board Chairman Appointed

The American Friends of the British Architectural Library are delighted to announce that Theodore R. Gamble, Jr. has taken up the role of Chair of the Board as of October 2015. His appointment has been greeted with enthusiasm and appreciation and will galvanize our mission to support one of the world’s greatest architectural collections in…