Concrete and venues

Barbican Centre

Chamberlin Powell & Bon

place
Silk Street, EC2Y 8DS
info_outline
Partial disabled access, Bookshop, Refreshments, Toilets
A Grade II listed building, the Barbican is Europe’s largest multi-arts and conference venue and one of London’s best examples of Brutalist architecture.

Design

Original design
Chamberlin Powell & Bon, 1963
Type
Theatre, Public realm/landscape, Gallery, Mixed use, Restaurant/bar, Entertainment, Cinema, Library, Community/cultural, Concert/performance space
Period
Post-war