Dome of Discovery seen through the aluminium coned entrance to People of Britain Pavilion, Festival of Britain, South Bank, London

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RIBApix ref no RIBA2663-15
Architect/DesignerCadbury-Brown, Henry Thomas (1913-2009)
Freeman Fox & Partners
Tubbs, Ralph (1912-1996)
Artist/PhotographerWestwood, Colin (1920-2004)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1951
Image Date1951
StyleModern Movement
Library ReferenceCWN3244
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Colin Westwood / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Ralph Tubbs designed the Dome of Discovery and Freeman Fox & Partners were the structural engineers. Cadbury-Brown designed the People of Britain Pavilion.

Subject tags

Exhibitions, exhibition buildings, aluminium, fantastic architecture, Feature: High Tech Precursors of High Tech