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Robin Hood Gardens, Tower Hamlets, London: garden facade of the ten-storey slab block

RIBA Ref No RIBA45850
Architect/DesignerAlison & Peter Smithson
Artist/PhotographerHope-Fitch, Christopher
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1972
Image Date2009
ViewExterior
StyleBrutalist
MediumDigital image
OrientationLandscape
Colour InfoColour
CreditChristopher Hope-Fitch / RIBA Collections
SubjectConcrete ; Flats ; Housing
NOTES: This council housing estate in east London covers about five acres and consists of two long blocks, one of ten storeys, the other of seven, built from precast concrete slabs.
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