Memory Marathon...   Memory Marathon was a large-scale participatory event in which artist Simon Pope walked a specially planned 26-mile route through the five Host Boroughs for London 2012. He was accompanied by 104 residents who recalled their stand-out memories from Olympic history.  An 80-minute film of the day was shown to great acclaim in early 2010. In November 2010, Simon re-visited the route and some of the walkers, to reflect how the local landscape has continued to change.  Memory…

Memory Marathon... Memory Marathon was a large-scale participatory event in which artist Simon Pope walked a specially planned 26-mile route through the five Host Boroughs for London 2012. He was accompanied by 104 residents who recalled their stand-out memories from Olympic history. An 80-minute film of the day was shown to great acclaim in early 2010. In November 2010, Simon re-visited the route and some of the walkers, to reflect how the local landscape has continued to change. Memory…

Maydew House, Abbyfield Estate, Southwark, London, Bermondsey Metropolitan Borough Council Architects, 1965-1967. Photo: Simon Phipps

Maydew House, Abbyfield Estate, Southwark, London, Bermondsey Metropolitan Borough Council Architects, 1965-1967. Photo: Simon Phipps

TRELLICK TOWER | NORTH KENSINGTON | ROYAL BOROUGH OF KENSINGTON & CHELSEA | LONDON | ENGLAND: *Architect: Erno Goldfinger; Style: Brutalist; Completed: 1972; 31 Storeys; 98m tall; Grade II listed* Photo: Love London Council Housing

TRELLICK TOWER | NORTH KENSINGTON | ROYAL BOROUGH OF KENSINGTON & CHELSEA | LONDON | ENGLAND: *Architect: Erno Goldfinger; Style: Brutalist; Completed: 1972; 31 Storeys; 98m tall; Grade II listed* Photo: Love London Council Housing

Greater London Council (Housing Transfer) (Hansard, 31 March 1981)

Greater London Council (Housing Transfer) (Hansard, 31 March 1981)

Staircase at Bevin Court, Berthold Lubetkin (Tecton)

Staircase at Bevin Court, Berthold Lubetkin (Tecton)

Man Make Home | furniture, art, interiors, design, london | Page 4 Love this place – there should really be more council flats featured in the mix.  It’s the home of furniture designer Martino Gemper and artist Francis Upritchard.  Via T Magazine.

Man Make Home | furniture, art, interiors, design, london | Page 4 Love this place – there should really be more council flats featured in the mix. It’s the home of furniture designer Martino Gemper and artist Francis Upritchard. Via T Magazine.

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