Term One techniques project


Snapshot London techniques project.

During the first term students worked in teams to survey four London and one Sussex building. They then produced large scale interior models

Site 1. The Travellers club Pall Mall where students had to conform to club rules of dress. The architect was Charles Barry who later went on to build The Houses of Parliament. The Travellers Club is situated at 106 Pall Mall. It is the oldest of the surviving Pall Mall clubs, having been established in 1819.

Site 2. The post war Smithsons economist building Plaza St James designed by Architects Alison and Peter Smithson in 1964

Site 3. Church Tower at St Mary Le Bow rebuilt after the Great Fire of London 1666 by Sir Christopher Wren

Site 4. St Michael and All Angels Church Turnham Green designed by Norman Shaw who also built many of the local houses. It is constructed in Queen Anne Revival style and Perpendicular Gothic style modified with English domestic features.

Site 5 Delaware Pavilion designed by the architects Erich Mendelsohn and Serge Chermayeff and constructed in 1935