Barbican Estate under construction, City of London

RIBApix ref no RIBA47752
Architect/DesignerChamberlin Powell & Bon
Artist/PhotographerLambert, Sam (1927-1981)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1982
Image Date1969
ViewAerial
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP Box 184 Barbican (1) (Lambert 69559/26)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This complex of arts buildings and housing covers seven acres in the City of London. Built between 1971 and 1982, it regenerated an area which had been badly bombed during World War II.

Subject tags

flats, housing, concrete, town planning, construction sites