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Barbican

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John Lewis Partnership

Mitchell Beazley

Royal Air Force Museum Hendon

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V&A Museum

Whitworth Art Gallery


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© Lesley Jackson and Paula Day 2014

Concert Hall Seating, Barbican Centre, 1981

This comfortable auditorium seating matches the vigour of the Barbican’s ‘Brutalist’ interiors. Note the subtle choice of colours for the upholstery and the generous armrests separating the seats.

Photo: © Peter Bloomfield

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