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De La Warr Pavilion Bexhill-on-Sea East Sussex + Erich Mendelsohn + Serge Chermayeff

The Shock of the Newness It’s amazing how an 85 year old building can look so modern, so contemporary, so now yet of its time. Vast swathes of void, bold expanses of solid, and that epic bow window bulging seaward … Continue reading

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Two Temple Place London + Sussex Modernism

 Retreat and Rebellion “It’s a virtue of the venue,” affirms Dr Hope Wolf. “There should be friction between an exhibition and its setting.” A lecturer at the University of Sussex, Dr Wolf is the curator of a major London exhibition … Continue reading

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