Working drawings for a model of the Garden City of the Future, for the Cement & Concrete Association: cross section through the shopping centre

RIBApix ref no RIBA97076
Architect/DesignerYorke & Breuer
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1936
Image Date1936
ViewExterior
ViewInterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePA237/2(12)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Yorke & Breuer produced these plans for a model of ‘A Garden City of the Future’ which was first displayed at the Ideal Home exhibition in 1936. It was later exhibited, as the ‘Concrete City’, in the entrance hall of the MARS Group’s ‘New Architecture’ exhibition held in the New Burlington Galleries, London, in January 1938.

Subject tags

shopping centres, garden cities, roof gardens