10 ESTATES: 10 Social Housing Projects by Karakusevic Carson Architects [The London Festival of Architecture]
09 June – 20 – June 12-8pm daily. Atlas Wharf, 57 Berkshire Road, E9 5NB
An exhibition of designs of 10 recent housing regeneration projects mainly in East and North London that will provide homes that will meet the needs of London’s communities. The projects are for Local Authority Clients and Community Housing Associations and all designed in a close dialogue with residents. Housing [ especially affordable ] is becoming a big issue in London with increasing demands for social housing on shrinking budgets, meanwhile most of the Profession continues to want to work on either major cultural, commercial buildings or private housing.
The exhibition will contain historical context on post war housing and commentary from residents that have lived on the estates for 40-50 years +.