modern architecture london



Barbican Living
Building Design
Design for Homes
From Here to Modernity - Open University
Housing Prototypes
The Modern House Estate Agents
NLA - New London Architecture
Open House
The Twentieth Century Society


Allinson, Ken, London's Contempory Architecture, Architectural Press, Oxford, 2009.
Colquhoun, Ian, RIBA Book of British Housing: 1900 to the present day, Architectural Press, Oxford, 1999.
French, Hilary, Key Urban Housing of the Twentieth Century: Plans, Sections and Elevations, Laurence King, London, 2008.
Hardingham, Samantha, London - A Guide to Recent Architecture, Artemis, London, 1993.
Heathcote, David, Barbican: Penthouse Over the City, Wiley-Academy, Chichester, 2004.
Jones, Edward and Woodward, Christopher, A Guide to the Architecture of London (Third Edition), Seven Dials, London, 2000.
McKean, Charles and Jestico, Tom, Guide to Modern Buildings in London 1965-75, Warehouse Publishing, London, 1976.
Nairn, Ian, Nairn's London (Revised Edition), Penguin Group, London, 1988.
Newton, Miranda H. Architects' London Houses: the homes of thirty architects since the 1930s, Architectural Press, London, 1992.
Park, June, Houses for Today, Batsford, London, 1971.
Pevsner, Nikolaus and Cherry, Bridget, London 4: North (Pevsner Architectural Guides: Buildings of England), Yale University Press, New Haven and London, 2002.
Powell, Kenneth, Richard Rogers Complete Works Volume 1, Phaidon Press Ltd, London, 2007.
Sherwood, Roger, Modern Housing Prototypes, Harvard University Press, London, 1978.
Simms, Barbara (ed), Eric Lyons and Span, RIBA Publishing, London 2006.
Stephen, Douglas, Frampton, Kenneth, Carapetian, Michael, British Buildings 1960-1964, Black, London, 1965.


Various periodicals have been consulted at the RIBA Library which is open to the public. Details are provided on the building pages where appropriate.