Welcome to RIBApix!
You have no items in your basket.
Close
Filters
Search

Phoenix Park, Dublin: preparation for the visit of Pope John-Paul II in 1979

RIBA Ref No RIBA114490
Architect/DesignerScott Tallon Walker Architects
Artist/PhotographerDonat, John (1933-2004)
CountryIreland
CityDublin
Subject Date1971
Image Date1971
ViewExterior
MediumNegative
Library ReferenceDonat JD 29 09 79 1/2 (30)
OrientationLandscape
Colour InfoBlack and white
CreditJohn Donat / RIBA Collections
SubjectLandscape ; Construction sites ; Parks ; Temporary structures
NOTES: The architects were commissioned to design and construct a suitable setting for the papal visit to Dublin in 1979. A giant cross was erected with a canopied altar in front, above a scaffold podium covered with grey carpet to resemble a giant ziggurat.
*

Please describe how you will use the image including publication or exhibition title.

+ -
*
*
*
Close
)
CLOSE