Brutalism for the kids
Balfron Tower, London, Ernő Goldfinger, 1967. View this on the map
Concrete breakwater ‘armour units’ in the ferry port at Dieppe, France.
I love the way it looks from the ferry deck above, like a giant has dropped his toys into the sea!
San Francisco play garden (private residence) designed by Blasen Landscape architecture.
The futuristic monuments photographed by Jan Kempenaers as he traveled throughout the Balkans, are part of a series of monuments commissioned by former Yugoslavian president Josip Broz Tito in the 1960s and 70s to commemorate sites where WWII battles took place (like…
The ‘listening ears’ or sound mirrors at Dungeness, Kent…for spying on Jerry. Built in 1930 these lonely posts were manned by operators listening attentively for the sound of approaching enemy aircraft. An early warning system against invasion by air that would have given an extra 15 minutes to prepare, as planes could be heard up to 24 miles away.