Sydney Opera House, Bennelong Point, Sydney: detail of the chevron-shaped precast tiles encasing the ribs of the roof vaults

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RIBApix ref no RIBA33393
Architect/DesignerUtzon, Jorn (1918-2008)
Artist/PhotographerTinero, Danielle
Subject Date1973
Image Date2007
StyleModern Movement
MediumDigital image
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Danielle Tinero / RIBA Collections

Subject tags

concrete, Unusual structures, roofs, cladding, patterns, opera houses, seaside architecture, concert halls, harbours, shell structures