Classical Motifs

Using the language of classical architecture, but with a modern twist to create visual jokes or themes.

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RIBA2461-5Water pumping station, Isle of Dogs, London

RIBA2685-16Marco Polo House, Battersea, London

RIBA2789-21Sainsbury Wing, National Gallery, Trafalgar Square, London: the entrance on Pall Mall East

RIBA9582AT&T Building, 560 Madison Avenue (at 56th Street), New York

RIBA9717Ambiente International Showroom,Tokyo

RIBA12046Piazza d'Italia, New Orleans

RIBA33630Vancouver Public Library, Vancouver

RIBA34798Palacio de Festivales de Cantabria, Santander: detail of the metal entrance canopy supported by large bronze columns

RIBA69150St George's Court, Upper Church Street, Douglas

RIBA89833Henley Royal Regatta headquarters, Henley-on-Thames

RIBA90745Espaces d'Abraxas housing, Marne-la-Vallee

RIBA93461Apartment, Albert Hall Mansions, Kensington Gore, London: the drawing room seen from the reception room