The Barbican Estrate, Exterior Detail © Lee Mawdsley

The Barbican Estate: A Brutalist Vision

Visions of an Industrial Age // The Barbican Estrate, Exterior Detail © Lee Mawdsley

The Barbican Complex, one of the foremost examples of Brutalist Architecture, built over three decades in the 50s, 60s & 70s. Nowhere else in London quite like it.

The Barbican Complex, one of the foremost examples of Brutalist Architecture, built over three decades in the &

Conservatory of the Barbican Centre, London (by Chamberlin, Powell and Bon, 1971-1982)

Travel around the world without leaving London! Did you know that a lush green rainforest thrives right in the heart of the Barbican, central London?

The Barbican Centre's wayfinding system >> a favorite precedent - large scale graphics with integrated "zooming in" information and varied installation types

Brutalist icon's secret garden exposed...  http://www.we-heart.com/2012/05/22/forgotten-spaces-the-barbican-conservatory/

Brutalist icon's secret garden exposed...

Forgotten Spaces: the Barbican Conservatory in London. I remember when it was first built and to most eyes was simply a concrete monstrosity. Luckily nature has other ideas.

Concrete and Nature - Barbican estate, London

London Barbican à London, Greater London. The Barbican Cenre is SUPER confusing but cool and I saw Benedict Cumberbatch as Hamlet there!

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