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The Barbican: the city's outer defences of culture

— August 2015

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London's Barbican is a place to live, relax and enjoy London's culture in the heart of the CIty

Jenny Kingsley explores London’s Barbican complex, a successful example of mixed-use development


I still think that the uniqueness of Barbican, one building owner, one set of architects and consultants, one compact high density whole providing for man in one place most of the things you would find in a whole city is a point worth making. No one else has attempted it on such a scale and so wholeheartedly.



Geoffry Powell, architect, one of the three partners of...

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