Iconic London as sweet as sugar
[LFA RECOMMENDED] NEO Bankside Pavilion, Hopton Street, Bankside, SE1 9JT, 3 July - 4 July, Family Workshops 3 July 10:00 - 12:00 & 14:00 - 16:00, Hard Hat Tours 3 July begins 9:30 then every half hour until 12:00, free but booking essential
80,000 sugar cubes make up the 1:100 scale models of NEO Bankside’s tallest pavilions together with a Tate Modern model that will go on display in the Bankside Pavilion, having taken Brendan Jamison 5 months to sculpt.
Commissioned by the developers of NEO Bankside for the London Festival of Architecture. Alongside the exhibition of the models family workshops where children like Max and Kenya Lord (pictured) will be shown how to build models from sugar cubes will take place. Adults have the option of attending hard hat tours of the new development, led by architetcs from Stirk, Harbour and Partners, Native land and Rogers.
Both options are free but it is essential to book tickets, to book contact firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 020 7420 1700.