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Affairs of the art. The Lowry, Salford Quays. AJ 06.07.2000

Architects' Journal Building Study

Affairs of the art. The Lowry, Salford Quays. AJ 06.07.2000

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Architects' Journal Building Study


The Lowry, Salford Quays, an arts centre containing the larger Lyric theatre and the smaller, 466 seat studio theatre, art galleries and associated facilities. The exterior cladding is mainly stainless steel and glass. The interior is brightly coloured. Section describing the structure. Costs summary. Working details of a glazed facade with stainless steel mullions. Architects: Michael Wilford & Partners. Structural, Mechanical & Electrical Engineers: Buro Happold.


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