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AAA Special Talk: Kings Cross - Our Contribution to Londons New Heart: JL1410

Julian Lipscombe
Formal CPD
2 Hours - FORMAL
Duration: 01:24:09

This talk was recorded live at a special event organised by the Australian Architecture Association (AAA).

Julian Lipscombe joined Bennetts Associates in 1992 and became a director in 2002. In this talk, Julian provides intriguing insight into the methodology and approach of Bennetts Associates architectural practice in London.  Using the significant renewal development of Kings Cross in London, he illustrates the themes and values used within the practice to approach design on every scale within planning and architecture.

  • At the completion of this seminar you should be able to:
  • Understand ‘WHY’ this project and appreciate the scale and complexity of the urban renewal project at Kings Cross, London.
  • Appreciate the values and approach that Bennetts Associates takes to its architectural and planning projects
  • Appreciate the various themes that Bennetts have adopted through projects of similar character
  • Understand the collaborative approach that this practice applies to design
Recognised by the NSW ARB, ARB of Victoria, BA of Qld, AB of WA, Work Stds Tas, APB of SA, PIA, AILA & BDA


    Director - Bennetts Associates Architects (UK)

     Julian has recognised skills in design, consultation, project leadership and public speaking. During his 20+ years with the practice, he has led a broad range of projects and competitions in the office, education, transport, residential and sport sectors.

    He has a particular expertise in public sector estate rationalisation with projects such as the award-winning HQ for Hampshire County Council. Current commitments include a 20 acre masterplan in central Manchester, a new training college for the Metropolitan Police, 14 surface stations for Crossrail and prominent new buildings for St Antony's College, Oxford. This current project, developing the new Kings Cross site is a significant milestone in his career.