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

Your browser seems to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser.

Close

Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Close

First look: sandbag centrepiece for LFA

Roz Barr Architects with engineers Ramboll has revealed these proposals for a temporary urban park outside the NLA’s home in Store Street as part of this year’s London Festival of Architecture (LFA)

Sponsored by Derwent London and the Arts Council, the scheme will be made from 7,000 military-grade sandbags shipped in from Cornwall and will complete next Tuesday (3 July). 

Once the installation is taken down, the sand will be distributed around playgrounds in north London.

LFA 2012 runs until the 8 July.

Read the AJ’s live blog featuring all the main attractions at the festival here.

roz_barr_LFA_Front

Have your say

You must sign in to make a comment.

The searchable digital buildings archive with drawings from more than 1,500 projects

AJ newsletters