Experimental structure built for the Modular Society, at the Albert Embankment, London: Mark Hartland Thomas with Sergeant Yeoman standing in front of the building, December 1958

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RIBApix ref no RIBA81285
Architect/DesignerHartland Thomas, Mark (1905-1973)
Artist/PhotographerLambert, Sam (1927-1981)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1958
Image Date1958
ViewPortrait
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference28933/5
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The building was erected to test the effectiveness of the principles laid down by the Society for the sizing and jointing of modular components. It was constructed in October 1958 on the Embankment on a site facing the Tate Gallery and was demolished in December 1958.

Subject tags

People, architects, exhibition buildings