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Boots head office (the D90 West building), Beeston, Nottinghamshire
John Donat / RIBA Collections




Boots head office (the D90 West building), Beeston, Nottinghamshire
Image courtesy: John Donat / RIBA Collections

RIBA Library Visit -

EVENT POSTPONED Due to Coronavirus this event will NOT take place on 28th March —We hope to set a new date as soon as possible.  If you have a place booked we will be in touch by email.

RIBA Library Reading Room, 28th March 2020

Led by: Valeria Carullo

Join us on a visit to the RIBA Library where Curator Valeria Carullo will introduce us to one of the most extensive collections of architectural photographs in the world, encompassing landscape, gardens and social history, and dating from the earliest days of photography to the present day. Many of the best-known architectural photographers of the 20th century are represented. Valeria will talk about the history of the collection and its significance, highlighting particular photographs to demonstrate its richness and diversity. The talk is followed by a behind-the-scenes tour of the photographic store.

Meet time/place: 14.00 RIBA Library Reading Room 66 Portland Place, London W1B 1AD

Finish time/place: 3.30PM

Members’ price:   £15

Non members’ price: £15