Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City of London: the main foyer staircase with the hanging sculpture by Michel Santry and the sculptor below

RIBApix ref no RIBA33513
Architect/DesignerChamberlin Powell & Bon
Santry, Michel (1934-)
Artist/PhotographerMaltby, John (1910-1980)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1982
Image Date1981
StyleModern Movement
Library ReferenceMAL 111993
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Barbican Centre is located in the heart of the Barbican complex and comprises: a concert hall, two theatres, an art gallery, three cinemas, 2 exhibition halls, conference suites, the conservatory, and various restaurants and refreshment facilities. The Guildhall School of Music and the Barbican Library lie adjacent and are accessible from the centre.

Subject tags

steel, concrete, cinemas, sculpture, stairs, theatres, concert halls, art galleries, artists