Robin Hood Gardens, Tower Hamlets, London: the children's play area

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RIBApix ref no RIBA114049
Architect/DesignerAlison & Peter Smithson
Artist/PhotographerPalmer, Anthony
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1972
ViewExterior
StyleBrutalist
MediumDigital image
Library ReferencePalmer SDIM2842
OrientationSquare
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Anthony Palmer / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This council housing estate in east London covers about five acres and consists of two long blocks, one of ten storeys, the other of seven, built from precast concrete slabs.

Subject tags

housing, concrete, children's playgrounds