6 Brutal Alison and Peter Smithson Buildings

Architecture, Art, Design, Iconic Buildings, Landmarks, Modern Design

 

Alison and Peter Smithson

The Smithsons, who met while studying architecture at university, are undoubtedly among the most influential figures of 20th Century British architecture, being credited with coining the term ‘brutalism’.

The Smithsons are to be featured in the forthcoming exhibition, ‘100 Buildings 100 Years’, showing at the Royal Academy, London,11 Oct to 1 Feb 2015.

Shouts to J Pres on the heads up with this one.

Smithdon High School, Norfolk

Smithden high school

 

University of Bath School of Engineering, Bath

University of Bath School of engineering

 

Robin Hood Gardens, Poplar, London

 

Robin Hood Gardens Project

 

The Garden Building of St Hilda’s College, Oxford

The Garden Building St Hilda's College Oxford

 

The Economist Building, St James St, London

The economist building london

 

The Solar Pavilion, Wiltshire

Solar Pavilion Smithson 1962

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