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London Festival of Architecture | Utility Celebrate London Architecture

Celebrating London Architecture

As champions of modern design in both furniture, lighting and home accessories there is a natural affinity with what we do and the built environment – the two go hand in hand. Indeed, many architects (Zaha Hadid, Arne Jacobsen and LeCorbusier to name just a few) extend their skills to work with manufacturers to create designs to furnish their buildings – both of their own making as well as others.  We created this guide to celebrate the architecture of our nations Capital during the 2017 London Festival of Architecture.

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Europe's biggest annual architecture festival returns to the UK's capital for the month of June 2017. Following on from the hugely successful 2016 theme 'community', this years attention turns to 'memory'. Through hundreds of events throughout the city, LFA2017 aims to provoke questions about the city's life and promote positive change to its public realm, whilst celebrating London as a global architectural hub.

For more information on events at LFA2017 please visit their official website at londonfestivalofarchitecture.org


London Tower Bridge (The Shard) | Image Source: davidedamico @ Flickr

Lloyd’s Building | Image Source: Mike Kniec @ Flickr

London Aquatics Centre | Image Source : eager @ Flickr

London School of Economics Saw Swee Hock Student Centre | Image Credit : dyntr @ Flickr

For a full run down of the selected buildings and more info on each, head over to our full campaign here.


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