Denys Lasdun, Brutalist architecture - Béton brut - Royal National Theatre, South Bank Lambeth, London. Prince Charles described the building in 1988 as "a clever way of building a nuclear power station in the middle of London without anyone objecting" What does he know.

Royal National Theatre, South Bank Lambeth, London: described by Prince Charles in 1988 as "a clever way of building a nuclear power station in the middle of London without anyone objecting"! (architecture in the Brutalist style by Denys Lasdun)

Next up in our series on Brutalist buildings: Habitat 67, Montreal by Moshe Safdie.

Brutalist buildings: Habitat 67, Montreal by Moshe Safdie

Architecture Modern design : Next up in our series on Brutalist buildings: Habitat 67 Montreal by Moshe Safd

Brutalist Stair Downtown Atlanta, photo by Isaiah King - Brutalist architecture is a style of architecture that flourished from the 1950s to the mid-1970s, spawned from the modernist architectural movement. Brutalism rapidly became popular with governments & institutions around the world. Examples are typically large buildings, massive in character, fortresslike, with a predominance of exposed concrete construction (wikipedia)

Brutalist Stair Downtown Atlanta, photo by Isaiah King - Brutalist architecture is a style of architecture that flourished from the to the spawned from the modernist architectural movement. Brutalism rapidly became popular with governments

Architect - William Pereira (Geisel Library, UC San Diego) || Photographer - Stephen Tamiesie.

My alma mater! This was the library I studied at in college :) Architect - William Pereira (Geisel Library, UC San Diego)

Carl Fingerhuth - Le Hérisson - Pavilion de l'armée suisse / Exposition nationale à Lausanne 1964.

Mid-Century architecture: Pavillion Wehrhafte Schweiz, designed and constructed for the Swiss Army in conjunction with the Swiss National Exhibition in Lausanne, Switzerland, 1964 (by architect Carl Fingerhuth)

Block of Flats, Lahr, Germany, 1959-62 (Heinrich Doll, Hans Walter Henrich Klaus Humpert for State Building Department II)

Block of Flats, Lahr, Germany, (Heinrich Doll, Hans Walter Henrich Klaus Humpert for State Building Department II) I heart brutalist architecture.

fuckyeahbrutalism:    Habitat ‘67, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 1966-67  (Moshe Safdie)    my favourite thing on the entire world.

fuckyeahbrutalism: Habitat Montreal, Quebec, Canada, (Moshe Safdie) my favourite thing on the entire world. I saw tghis back then and thought this was our future.

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