10th November 2017

Central St Martin’s x Charterhouse

How do you interpret a place? Participating Students: MA Industrial Design: Bharat Chaudhary / Anlan Chen / Joao Carvalho MA Material Futures: Aileen Ling / Ingrid Rautemberg MA Furniture Design: Romen Gouveia The brief given to us was to critically look at the understanding of a “place” as a complex... continue

2nd November 2017

Schubert Society of Britain at The Charterhouse

On Wednesday 1 November, we were delighted to welcome back the Schubert Society of Britain who celebrated their 60th anniversary. They marked the occasion here at the Charterhouse with a concert in the Great Chamber performed by the Countess of Wessex’s String Orchestra, directed by Major David B Hammond... continue

19th October 2017

Charterhouse Volunteers at the London Volunteers in Museums Awards

The outstanding contribution of our volunteers was recognised at the 2017 London Volunteers in Museums Awards, that took place on 29th September at City Hall. The Awards, in their 9th edition, are organised by the London Heritage Volunteer Managers Network to celebrate the hard work of thousands of individuals... continue

11th October 2017

Object of the Month October 2017

This medieval plan, spanning four large sheets of vellum stitched together, charts the water system installed in the 1430s that served the Carthusian monks of the Charterhouse. It was a working document that has been annotated by different hands over many decades, and was eventually replaced three times... continue

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