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Sky Lounge

Our time travelling cocktail bar, Sky Lounge, re-materialised in May and using the mysteries of the space-time continuum, took the roof terrace back to 1936. After two very enjoyable afternoons reality was restored. But not before resident photographer Tony Wells took some excellent portraits of our...

Isokon Gallery

In celebration of its 80th year, Embassy Court’s sister building, The Isokon in Hampstead has opened a gallery to the public for a remarkable exhibition.  This exhibition tells a fascinating story, of the building itself, the world-famous figures that made it their home in the 1930s, and the company,...

Wells Coates by Elizabeth Darling, RIBA Publishing 2012

“Wells Coates” is a fascinating new book on the architect of Embassy Court. Painstakingly researched, wonderfully illustrated and immensely readable, this book takes us from Coates’ youth in Japan, to his last great building at the Festival of Britain, and beyond. It is both a portrait of the man and a...

Place for Utopia

Embassy Court is hosting NO PLACE, an immersive animation performance for one person at a time, as part of the city’s White Night on Saturday, 29th October, by artist Kate Genevieve. The building becomes the setting for an interactive multimedia experience which explores the utopian ideals that underpin the...

75th Anniversary

1936 was the year Embassy Court’s first residents moved in. Sue Milnthorpe, Artist in Residence, is working with a group of residents to curate a program of events throughout the year. The first of these will be a 1930’s style pop-up tearoom on the weekend of 21st & 22nd May (2.30 –...

Artists’ Open Houses, Xmas 2010

Circus Kinetica & Embassy Court artists will be exhibiting work in the old boiler room studio, in the basement of Embassy Court. Weekends: 27/28 November, 4/5 & 11/12 December 12 – 6 pm Entrance is via the ramp off Western Street at the rear of the building.

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