Victoria Wägner

Project Director

Victoria Wägner is a Project Director at Publica and is expert at documenting urban conditions, the built environment and how people use and encounter public space. In her role as Projects Director, Victoria plays a key role in building strong relationships with clients.

Victoria has led many of the practice’s projects across central London, which include the Barbican and Golden Lane Area Strategy and Cultural Hub Vision for the City of London, as well as the Liverpool Street Area Strategy – which were both adopted as planning policy. She has led projects in the West End, studying Belgravia, Mayfair, Fitzrovia, and Oxford Street, and major public realm projects in Southwark and Clerkenwell.

Victoria also leads Publica’s work for Capco in Covent Garden, most recently producing a cultural strategy and public realm strategy for eastern Covent Garden. Victoria studied civil engineering with architecture at the University of Southampton and architecture at London Metropolitan University. She has previously worked in both engineering and architectural practice. Victoria also specialises in street photography and has given talks, lectures and contributed to debates in London and further afield, on diverse subjects including Publica’s methodology, the role of placemaking, and documenting urban conditions.