CURRICULUM VITAE
PROFESSOR KIT ALLSOPP Dip Arch RIBA

 

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Christopher (Kit) John Allsopp
8.8.1941
British
Married

07866 75 88 07

kit.allsopp@yahoo.co.uk

Reigate Grammar School, Surrey
Kingston Polytechnic . School of Architecture

Dip.Arch (Kingston)
ARIBA
Registered Architect


Archtectural Assistant
Saunders and Pearson Architects
Alexandria, Virginia, USA

 

Assistant Architect
Arbeitsgemeinschaft Faller and Schroder
Faller and Schroder Architects
Stuttgart, Germany

Assistant Architect
GLC Architects Department London

Founder Partner
Sebire Allsopp Architects

Founder Partner
Kit Allsopp Architects

TEACHING / ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

1983-1986 Visiting Tutor
Department of Architecture . University of Edinburgh

1985-1990 Tutor in Architecture and Design Studies
Royal College of Art . London

1988-1995 Visiting Professor of Architecture
University of Manchester

1990-1993 External Examiner in Architecture
University of Edinburgh

1991-1994 External Examiner in Architecture
University of Sheffield

1993-1997 External Examiner in Architecture
University of Luton

1996-1999 Professor of Architecture
University of Manchester

1997-1999 External Examiner in Architecture
University of Dundee

1998-2000 External Examiner in Architecture
Kent Institute of Art and Design

1998-2006 Professor of Architecture
Head of Department of Architecture and Design
London South Bank University

2000-2002 External Examiner in Architecture
University of Nottingham

2001-2004 External Examiner in Architecture
Mackintosh School of Architecture
Glasgow School of Art

2003-2006 External Examiner in Architecture
School of Architecture and Landscape
Kingston University

2005- External Examiner in Architecture
School of Architecture
University of Kent

2005- External Examiner in Architecture
School of Architecture
University of Sheffield

2006- Emeritus Professor of Architecture
London South Bank University

2006- Visiting Lecturer . University of Westminster

2006- Visiting Professor . London South Bank University

2006 Diploma Jury Member
Ion Mincu University of Architecture and Planning
Bucharest . Romania

2008 Final Jury Member
International Student Competition
European Association of Architectural Education

INVITATIONS FOR THE PRESENTATION OF LECTURES AND PAPERS

1980 Presentation of the work and practice in the Young Lions series
at the Royal Institute of British Architects

1982 Edinburgh University Student Architects Society

1984 RIBA Cumbria Region - Open Lecture

1984 University of Newcastle , School of Architecture

1985 Sheffield University . Student Architects Society

1985 Brighton Polytechnic . School of Architecture

1986 Technische Hochschule . Stuttgart . Germany

1987 British delegate to the Intenational Symposium on Housing and Tradition
University of Bucharest .Romania

1987 Speaker and Group Leader at the Symposium and Workshop
on Architecture and Construction . University of Edinburgh

1988 Technisches Universitat . Munich . Germany

1988 Group Leader at the Plymouth Workshop Project . Dartington Hall . Devon

1989 Speaker at the Symposium on the Making of Architecture
University of Edinburgh

1991 Delegate to the International Conference and Symposium on
European Law Court Building and The Hague, Netherlands

1991 Speaker at the Symposium on the Art of Architecture
University of Edinburgh

1992 University of Sheffield

1993 De Montfort University

1993 Group Leader at the Urban Design Workshop
Heroit Watt University . Edinburgh

1994 RIBA North West Region Chester Open Lecture

1994 Falmouth College of Art and Design Open Lecture

1994 University of Wales . School of Architecture . Cardiff

1995 Leeds Metropolitan University Lecture . The Open City

1996 University of Dundee . School of Architecture

1999 Greenwich University . School of Architecture

2000 The Old Duffers . South Bank University . London

VISITING CRITIC

The Architectural Association
Polytechnic of Central London
University of Cambridge
University of Newcastle
Leeds Metropolitan University
Kingston Polytechnic School of Architecture
Canterbury School of Architecture
Greenwich University

PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS

1978-1983 RIBA Competitions Working Group

1984 RIBA Assessor Liverpool Garden Festival Competition

1986 RIBA Assessor Town Hall Epping Competition

1987 RIBA Assessor Chepstow Castle Visitor Centre Competition

1990 RIBA Visiting Board University of Sheffield

1991 RIBA Visiting Board University College Dublin

1992 RIBA Visiting Board University of Bath

1994 RIBA Visiting Board Vaasa Institute of Technology Finland

1995 RIBA Visiting Board Vaasa Institute of Technology Finland

1996 RIBA Visiting Board Vaasa University of Helsinki Finland

1997 RIBA Visiting Board University College Dublin

1998 RIBA Visiting Board Vaasa Institute of Technology Finland

1999 RIBA Visiting Board National University Bogota Colombia
RIBA Visiting Board Catholic University Bogota Colombia

2000- SCHOSA Council Member

2002 RIBA Visiting Board University College Dublin

2003 RIBA Visiting Board University College Dublin

2003-2005 SCHOSA President

PROFESSIONAL PUBLICATIONS

Loe Kaserne Housing Competition Bonn Germany

Building Design 17 December 1971
Architects Journal 22 December 1971
Architects Journal 29 December 1971

Royal Mint Square Housing Competition London

Architects Journal 20 November 1974
Architects Journal January 1975

Millbank Crown Reach Housing Competition London

Architects Journal 6 July 1977
Architectural Design July 1977
Building Design 8 July 1977

Jubilee Court Housing Wirksworth Derbyshire

Architects Journal 14 December 1977
The Times 11 February 1978
Villa Giardini February 1978
Baumeister June 1978
British Architecture Since 1945 RIBA Publications 1984

Advance Factories Tideswell Derbyshire

Architects Journal June 1978
Concrete Quarterly June 1978
Building Design 8 February 1980

Warrington New Town Old Hall Planning Study

Building Design 1979

Golden Valley Restoration Riddings Derbyshire

Building Design February 1980
Architects Journal April 1980

Strathmore Grove Housing Wath on Dearne Yorkshire

Building Design February 1980
RIBA Journal February 1980

Woughton Campus Housing Competition Milton Keynes

Architects Journal 1981
Building Design 1981
Architectural Review 1981

Vauxhall Cross Competition London

Architectural Review August 1981
Architects Journal August 1981
The Times
The Telegraph
The Guardian

National Garden Festival Stoke on Trent

Building Design 1985
Art and Design 1986

Barking Hospital Nurse Education Centre London

Architectural Review January 1984
Architects Journal 24 February 1988

Northampton Crown and County Courts

Architects Journal 7 May 1986
Architects Journal 3 June 1987
Building Design November 1987
Le Mur Vivant Paris No.87 1988
Architects Journal 3 September 1991
Architecture and Urbanism Tokyo Japan December 1992
'How Designers Think' by Bryan Lawson 2006

Queen Mary's Sixth Form College Basingstoke

Architects Journal 24 February 1988

Docklands Sailing Centre Isle of Dogs London

Architects Journal 17 February 1988
Architects Journal 15 July 1989
The Best of British Architecture 1980-2000 Noel Moffet 1993
London Docklands Architectural Review Hugh Pearman 1990

St Ann's Hospital Haringey London

Building Design November 1987
Architects Journal 11 October 1989

Hackney Hospital The Lodge Nursing Home

Architects Journal 18 May 1995
The Guardian July 2005

North Middlesex Hospital Accident and Emergency Department

Hospital Design February 2000

Just Sheds - an exhibition of paintings by Kit Allsopp

Building Design 15 February 2008

PUBLICATIONS

Buildability . Article for Architects Journal
Critique Digital UK by Arup Associates for Architects Journal
Critique Liverpool Watersports Centre for Architects Journal

EXHIBITIONS, AWARDS AND COMPETITIONS

1971 First Prize Loe Kaserne Housing Competition Bonn Germany

1974 Third Prize Royal Mint Square Housing Competition London

1977 First Prize Millbank Crown Reach Housing Competition London

1978 Eternit International Prize for Architecture
Commendation DoE Housing Awards
Commendation Civic Trust Awards
(All for Jubilee Court Housing Wirksworth Derbyshire)

1980 Commendation Civic Trust Awards
Golden Valley Restoration Riddings Derbyshire

1980 First Prize A House for the 80s Competition
sponsored by Architects Journal, Pilkington Bros and William Davis and Co

1981 Civic Trust Award
Strathmore Grove Housing Wath on Dearne Yorkshire

1981 First Prize Woughton Campus Housing Competition Milton Keynes

1982 First Prize Vauxhall Cross Competition London

1983 Shortlist for new BBC Radio Centre London

1983 Commendation Civic Arts Trust

1984 Exhibition Continuity in Architecture Warwick Arts Trust London

1984 Finalist Stawon Housing Competition Netherlands

1985 DoE Housing Award
Oakfield Headingley Leeds

1986 Royal Academy Summer Exhibition
exhibited Nurse Education Centre Barking Hospital London

1987 Royal Academy Summer Exhibition
Grand Award Northampton Crown and County Courts

1987 First Prize Limited Competition for Docklands
Sailing Centre Isle of Dogs London

1988 Biennale des Constructions Publique
Musée Nationale des Monuments Francais Paris
exhibited Northampton Crown and County Courts

1989 Royal Academy Summer Exhibition
exhibited St Ann's Hospital Haringey London

1989 Commendation Civic Trust Awards
Docklands Sailing Centre Isle of Dogs London

1990 USAF Design Award
Family Services Centre Ruislip Middlesex

1992 Commendation Civic Trust Awards
Northampton Crown and County Courts

1993 Bronze Award
International Association for Sports and Leisure Facilities
Docklands Sailing Centre Isle of Dogs London

1994 Before and After Design and Build
exhibited The Lodge Nursing Home Hackney Hospital London

1995 Camden Society of Architects Exhibition
exhibited The Lodge Nursing Home Hackney Hospital London

2008 Solo Exhibition of Paintings 'Just Sheds'
The Gallery 77 Cowcross Street London EC1

2009 Solo Exhibition of paintings 'Trees'
The Gallery 77 Cowcross Street London EC1

2010 Solo Exhibition of paintings 'Trees 2'
The Gallery 77 Cowcross Street London EC1