Queen Elizabeth Hall and Purcell Room, South Bank Arts Centre, London: the pedestrian entrance and plaza

RIBApix ref no RIBA42446
Architect/DesignerGreater London Council. Department of Architecture & Civic Design
Artist/PhotographerLambert, Sam (1927-1981)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1967
Image Date1967
ViewExterior
StyleBrutalist
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP449/12
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The South Bank Arts Centre, known as the Southbank Centre since 2002, comprises the Royal Festival Hall (completed in 1951), the Queen Elizabeth Hall and the Purcell Room (completed in 1967), and the Hayward Gallery (completed in 1968).

Subject tags

concrete, riverside buildings, entrances, cultural centres, hard landscaping, concert halls, squares