Hall McKnight To Open A Temporary Pavilion In London's King's Cross

Belfast-based Hall McKnight are set to open a pop-up pavilion in London's King's Cross as part of the 2015 London Festival of Architecture. Located in Cubitt Square, the project forms part of the New Horizon’s initiative, supported by the Irish Architecture Foundation and ID15 (the year of Irish Design 2015). The structure, built from a collection of cut boards, "explores how the phenomenon of the city is assembled from individual pieces." The interior spaces will feature an installation of bricks reclaimed from a street of row houses in Belfast.

© Hall McKnight
© Hall McKnight
© Hall McKnight

Another larger structure, designed by TAKA, Steve Larkin Architects and Clancy Moore Architects which "explores architecture’s role as a background to the activities it contains and bounds," will also be sited in Cubitt Square.

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Cite: James Taylor-Foster. "Hall McKnight To Open A Temporary Pavilion In London's King's Cross" 22 May 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/633699/hall-mcknight-to-open-a-temporary-pavilion-in-london-s-king-s-cross> ISSN 0719-8884

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