By continuing to use the site you agree to our Privacy & Cookies policy

Lasdun: a 'proper' person who chose individualism, not dogma

I was saddened by the news of Sir Denys Lasdun's death. My first discovery of his work was from the Northampton to London bus which cut through Regent's Park past the Royal College of Physicians en route to Victoria. To me this edifice was very new.

GET INSTANT ACCESS

for less than 46p a day

Join thousands of professionals who already subscribe to the Architects' Journal.
You’ll get instant access to read this article -
and 53,000+ articles like it.

  • Trusted industry news & analysis, wherever you need itUnlimited online access and weekly magazine delivery – now also available on iPad/iPhone
  • Get ideas, get inside buildings and check precedentsBuildings Library – images, drawings and plans for exemplar projects in British architecture
  • Planning & regulation – what you need to know Protect your practice - the AJ keeps you up-to-date with changes to regulations and legislation
SUBSCRIBE & GET INSTANT ACCESS
or
The searchable digital buildings archive with drawings from more than 1,500 projects

AJ newsletters