Posts tagged with Robin-Hood-Gardens
Calli di Castello22 Jun 2018
Castello district, Venice (June 2018) A trip to Italy this month included a visit to the Architecture Biennale in Venice, primarily to see the Special Project exhibition on the Robin Hood Gardens estate. Going between the Biennale locations of Arsenale and Giardini meant walking through the narrow residential streets (calli) of the…
The end of Robin Hood Gardens09 Dec 2017
Robin Hood Garden, London. (June 2015) The Robin Hood Gardens estate was completed in 1972 and now, some forty five years later, it is undergoing phased demolition to make way for the Blackwall Reach regeneration scheme. I made several visits to photograph during 2015/16 and the images are now on this page about Robin Hood Gardens.
Open House exhibition11 Sep 2016
Robin Hood Gardens and Balfron Tower, London (September 2016) Open House London is this weekend and one of the highlights has to be Robin Hood Gardens, the Brutalist housing estate in Poplar designed by Alison and Peter Smithson. More on the project page.