Working drawings for a model of the Garden City of the Future, for the Cement & Concrete Association: rough plan, half north and half south elevations and transverse section through curved slab block of flats

RIBApix ref no RIBA97069
Architect/DesignerYorke & Breuer
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1936
Image Date1936
ViewInterior
ViewInterior
ViewPlan
StyleModern Movement
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePA237/2(5)
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

housing, garden cities