International Sculpture Center

   


April 7-9, 2010
London, UK
 
What is Sculpture in the 21st Century?
Support provided in part by:Chelsea College of Art and Design, Kings Place, Kanter Family Foundation, Nadine Witkin / Estate of Isaac Witkin, Tate, National Gallery, Alan Gibbs, Gallery Kasahara, Sir Anthony Caro
2010 Lifetime Achievement Award Winners are Phillip King and William Tucker - Click here for more


Official Conference Accommodations

The ISC has secured room blocks at multiple properties throughout London, UK. Note, a limited number of rooms are available at the conference rate and we encourage you to make your reservations early to ensure availability!









Chris Burden, Flying Steamroller. Photo: Chris Wainwright.





The Rubens at the Palace
http://www.rubenshotel.com/
39 Buckingham Palace Road
London , SW1W 0PS
Tel: 0207 958 7730
Fax: 0207 958 7725

E-mail: groupsrb@rchmail.com

ISC Group Rate:
£130.00 single/£145.00 double plus applicable taxes. Includes full English breakfast.
Reservation cut-off date is March 3, 2010.

Be sure to mention Group Name: ISC Conference or Contract Number 527480 when making your reservation to get the special conference rate! To make your reservation please call (44) 207 958 7730, or e-mail groupsrb@rchmail.com.

The Tophams Hotel: Belgravia
http://tophamshotel.com/
24-32 Ebury Street
London , SW1W 0LU
Tel: 44 (0) 207 730 3313
E-mail: paul.fizia@tophamshotel.com

ISC Group Rate:
£165.00 Rate includes taxes but not breakfast.
Reservation cut-off date is March 9, 2010.

Be sure to reference ISC 2010 Conference when making your reservation to get the special conference rate! To make your reservations by phone please call: 44 (0) 207 730 3313 or e-mail Paul Fizia at paul.fizia@tophamshotel.com

Lime Tree Hotel
www.limetreehotel.co.uk
135 - 137 Ebury Street
London, SW1W 9QU
Tel: +44 (0)20 7730 8191
E-mail: info@limetreehotel.co.uk

ISC Group Rate:
£ 90.00 single/£ 130.00 double /£ 140.00 twin. All prices include taxes and complimentary breakfast. Reservation cut-off date is March 12, 2010

Be sure to reference ISC Group Rate when making your reservation to get the special conference rate! To make your reservations by phone please call: +44 (0)20 7730 8191 or e-mail info@limetreehotel.co.uk. Please note that the hotel is a listed building and therefore does not have an elevator - just lots of stairs! If you require lower rooms then please let the hotel know in advance. Also please note that the entire hotel is non-smoking.

Park Plaza County Hall
1 Addington Street
London , SE1 7RY
Tel: 0207 034 4830
E-mail: ppchres@pphe.com

ISC Group Rate:
£209.00 single/double plus applicable taxes.
Reservation cut-off date is February 19, 2010.

Be sure to mention Reference Code: ISC or Reference Number 030408INTE to get the special conference rate! Reservations for the Park Plaza County Hall can be made by e-mailing ppchres@pphe.com, calling the Central Reservation Office at 0207 034 4830, or by visiting their website at http://www.parkplaza.com/countyhall_london. Please note that there are a limited number of rooms available, so make sure to book early to secure a room at the Park Plaza County Hall.

London Marriott County Hall
London County Hall, Westminster Bridge Road
London , SE1 7PB United Kingdom
Phone: + 44 ( 0) 800 221 222
Fax : 44 207 928 5300

ISC Group Rate: RATE REDUCED
£179.00+VAT, plus applicable taxes. Rate does not include breakfast.
Reservation cut-off date is February 8th, 2010

Be sure to mention Booking Name: International Sculpture Center to get the special conference rate! Reservations must be made by phone in order to get the conference rate. Reservations cannot be made online for this group rate.

Be sure to mention booking code: INSINSA when making reservations by phone to get the special conference rate! Or click here to make reservations online.

To call for reservation dial + 44 ( 0) 800 221 222

Goodenough Club
23 Mecklenburgh Square
London WC1N 2AD
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7769 4727
E-mail: reservations@goodenough.ac.uk

ISC Group Rate:
£100/night, includes breakfast, tax and internet
Reservation cut-off date is March 5, 2010.

Be sure to reference Group Code: 62712 when making your reservation to get the special conference rate! Reservations for the Goodenough Club can be made by e-mailing reservations@goodenough.ac.uk or calling +44 (0) 20 7769 4727.



Continental Airlines is offering discounts off published fares for travel between April 2-12, 2010. You may book online at www.continental.com and enter your Offer Code ZFZ0A9LQEQ in the Offer Code box when searching for your flights and Agreement Code A9LQEQ when booking.

If booking through a travel professional or MeetingWorks at 800-468-7022, please give them the following information: Agreement Code: A9LQEQ Z Code: ZFZ0 Outside of the United States, please call your local Continental Airlines Reservation Office.  Additional fees apply when booking by phone.


American Airlines is offering conference attendees a 5% discount on all passengers flying to LHR-London Heathrow. To make your reservations online, visit www.aa.com and use the Online Authorization Number 3740AB or call American Airlines at 1-800-433-1790 for reservations. Make sure to refer to the Authorization Number A3740AB when making reservations by phone.  There is a $20.00USD service fee for tickets purchased by phone with an AA reservations agent.

Avis
Avis is pleased to offer a special rate to conference attendees who fly with American Airlines. When making your reservation online, just enter your Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) Number: G027999 . Click here to make a reservation. Reservations can also be made by calling Avis directly at USA (888) 754-8878.  If you are calling from the UK, you can reach Avis at 44 8445 81 81 81.  If calling from anywhere else in the world, please visit http://www.avis.com/car-rental/content/display.ac?navId=T5M13S00 to find the telephone listing for reservations from within your specific country.



It is very easy to get around London with Public Transportation.

London Underground- Tube

The Tube is London’s subway system consisting of eleven lines providing transportation throughout the city. Fares range from £4.60 to £17.50.

You may also purchase an Oyster card which is a discounted, rechargeable card used on public transportation in London.  It can be used for the London Underground (the Tube), buses, Docklands Light Railway, trams, and other transportation services.  For more information about the Oyster cards, please click here.

http://www.tfl.gov.uk/modalpages/2625.aspx

London Buses

London Buses is one of the largest urban bus networks in the world providing transportation throughout all boroughs of London with both day and night services. Bus fares are £2.00.

http://www.tfl.gov.uk/modalpages/2605.aspx

London Taxi

London taxi service is another optimal way to travel throughout London. Taxis can either be booked in advance or hailed on the street. The minimum fare rate is £2.20 with the final fare depending on time of day, miles traveled, and taxi speed.

http://www.tfl.gov.uk/modalpages/2680.aspx

Dial-a-Ride

Dial-a-Ride is a door-to-door transport service for disabled people who can't use buses, trains or the Tube. http://www.tfl.gov.uk/corporate/modesoftransport/1526.aspx 

London River Services

If you are traveling along the River Thames, there are ferry boat services up and down the river with several stops along the way. Fares run between £3.00 - £5.00.

http://www.tfl.gov.uk/modalpages/2648.aspx

Docklands Light Railway (DLR)

Docklands Light Railway (DLR) is a primarily above ground rail system that has forty stations throughout the city stopping along some of London’s busiest routes. Fares run between £1.50 - £4.00.

http://www.tfl.gov.uk/modalpages/2632.aspx

Mini-Cabs and Limousine Services

There is also the option of hiring a car service such as a limousine or mini-cab. Such services must be booked in advance through a licensed operator.

http://www.tfl.gov.uk/tfl/gettingaround/findaride/default.aspx

London Tramlink

All access to trams is step-free. There is no need to use ramps or any other special features to board. Additionally, all tram travel is free for wheelchair users, irrespective of whether or not they hold a Freedom Pass.

 


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