Vents, Paternoster Square, City of London: detail of the series of isoceles triangles in stainless steel plate bead-blasted to a satin finish

RIBApix ref no RIBA39913
Architect/DesignerThomas Heatherwick Studio
Artist/PhotographerWhitaker, James
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date2002
Image Date2008
ViewExterior
MediumDigital image
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit James Whitaker / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The sculptural vents extend from a London Electricity substation and provide cooling for four subterranean electricty transformers.

Subject tags

steel, sculpture, patterns, metalwork, heating and ventilating