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Charlie Luxton

Charlie Luxton is an architectural designer who is passionate about the environment and sustainable architecture and eco-friendly design. A fascinating keynote speaker and awards host, Charlie is a delightful addition to any event. The combination of his passion for sustainable architecture and fluid speaking style makes him a relevant and engaging choice. 

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Charlie Luxton Biography

Charlie Luxton is an engaging keynote and after dinner speaker whose enthusiam and passion for the environment and sustainable architecture makes him a fascinating speaker, TV presenter, and awards host. 

Charlie is an architectural designer who combines his design work with writing and presenting television programmes. He is passionate about the environment and communicating his enthusiasm for sustainable architecture and eco-friendly design.

Charlie Luxton - Architectural Designer

Charlie was born in Sydney, Australia and has lived in England since 1983. He has an M.A. in Architecture from the Royal College of Art.

He worked for a number of architecture practices and then in 2000 became a founding director of Free State, the design and communications company that uses the built environment to create awareness far beyond the reach of traditional media. Charlie's...

Charlie Luxton is an engaging keynote and after dinner speaker whose enthusiam and passion for the environment and sustainable architecture makes him a fascinating speaker, TV presenter, and awards host. 

Charlie is an architectural designer who combines his design work with writing and presenting television programmes. He is passionate about the environment and communicating his enthusiasm for sustainable architecture and eco-friendly design.

Charlie Luxton - Architectural Designer

Charlie was born in Sydney, Australia and has lived in England since 1983. He has an M.A. in Architecture from the Royal College of Art.

He worked for a number of architecture practices and then in 2000 became a founding director of Free State, the design and communications company that uses the built environment to create awareness far beyond the reach of traditional media. Charlie's projects have included Zoomorphic, an exhibition for the V&A, and Electric Storm, a 3 month renewable energy event on the South Bank in London. In 2005 he left London and Free State to focus on sustainable housing. As Charlie Luxton Environmental Design he is currently working on several sustainable housing projects in London, Wiltshire, and the Cotswolds where he now lives.

Charlie Luxton as Television Presenter

In 2000, Charlie presented a six part series called Modern British Architects for Channel 5.

In 2001 he presented and wrote Not All Houses Are Square - a three part series for Channel 4 followed by a second series Not All Bricks And Mortar with Tiger Aspect Productions which was transmitted in 2002.

In May 2004 Charlie hosted The Designer of the Year Awards for BBC4. He also presented two series of Dreamspaces for BBC3 in 2003.

In 2005 Charlie presented Restored to Glory, a prime time BBC2 series covering architectural restoration, and conceived and presented a one hour documentary about biomemetics called Bionic Buildings for BBC3.

In 2006 Charlie filmed Artland USA for a US broadcaster which looked at architecture across America, and he completed a separate film on architectural design in Bali.

In 2007 Charlie filmed the ITV1 series Homes and Property and the first series of Vertical City. He also filmed a second programme in the Metropolis series on design and architecture in Los Angeles. He rounded off the year presenting a one off documentary for BBC Radio 4 entitled The Perfect House, celebrating the 500th anniversary of the birth of Andrea Palladio.

In 2008 Charlie became the face of Architecture and Design on Five. He presented the first series of I Own Britain's Best House and was later given access to landmark buildings, including the Bank of England, for Behind Closed Doors

Charlie completed filming on a second series of Vertical City for Gallery HD, and in 2010 he filmed the fifth series of Build A New Life In The Country

Charlie is currently designing and running a number of architectural projects in the UK and abroad.

For further information or to book Charlie Luxton, call us at Speakers Corner on +44 (0)20 7607 7070 or email info@speakerscorner.co.uk

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