Welcome to Pidgeon Digital, the online subscription website version of The Pidgeon Audiovisual collection of illustrated talks by architects and related designers. This continuing archive, to which new talks are being added regularly, is a unique library of contemporary attitudes which will become of priceless value to future generations.
NEWS AT January 2013:
You can watch a free talk by the late John Johansen, who died recently,- Future Realities. You can watch any other of our talks from the archive for just
£5.00 by clicking on the talk you want under "Browse Talks" and following the instructions.
Note - to view the talk you require Macromedia Flash to be installed click here to install it (not supported by iPhone or iPad).
New talks by Peter Bohlin - The Nature of Circumstance, Steven Holl - Defying the Rules, Moshe Safdie - Marina Bay Sands: humanising mega-scale and Charles Renfro - The refurbishment of New York's Lincoln Centerhave just been added to the website, together with talks by Frank Lloyd Wright and Ludwig Mies van der Rohe recorded in the 50s. Also new to the website are some further talks from the original archive - including Derek Walker - Lessons of Milton Keynes,(recently the subject of a 6-page article in the London Times), Zaha Hadid - To a new modernism, and Stephen Hodder (the new President of the RIBA) - Transforming the Modern Tradition As a result there are now 221 talks on the website.