Architects' life stories now online


National Life Stories

The British Library has launched a new architecture web resource containing 80 life story interviews with leading British architects, available online in their entirety for the first time. Architects’ Lives was initiated by National Life Stories at the British Library in 1995 and contains biographical recordings with the key architectural figures working and teaching in Britain in the 20th and 21st centuries, including Sir Hugh Casson, Ralph Erskine, Sir Denys Lasdun, Mary Lutyens, Sir Philip Powell and Colin St. John Wilson.

To find out more and access the archives, visit


Posted on Wednesday 9th July 2014