C.I.A.M Conference, Bridgwater, Somerset: Cornelius Van Eesteren and Sigfried Giedion seated centre right, with Walter Gropius addressing the delegates

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RIBApix ref no RIBA38493
Architect/DesignerEesteren, Cornelis van (1897-1988)
Giedion, Sigfried (1888-1968)
Gropius, Walter (1883-1969)
CountryUK: England
Image Date1947
Library ReferenceAP Box 883 CIAM
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Congres International d'Architecture Moderne (CIAM), founded in Switzerland in 1928 and disbanded in 1959, was the think tank of the Modern Movement. This press photograph was taken on the 19th September 1947 at the Bridgewater Arts Centre.

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architects, town planners, festivals, gatherings