Past Display Ran from 15 June 2016 to 6 November 2016

Mind over Matter: Contemporary British Engineering

Revealing Britain's status as a world leader in creativity and design. Part of the Engineering Season

This display is now closed at V&A South Kensington

Models, drawings and digital renderings from architectural and infrastructure projects across the globe revealed how British firms are leading the way in engineering.

Presented by the V&A+RIBA Architecture Partnership, supported by the Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851

Part of the Engineering Season supported by

Display Highlights

Xstrata Treetop Walkway, Kew Gardens, engineering by Jane Wernick Associates, 2008. © Peter Durant.
Bloomberg European headquarters, dynamic ramp, engineering by AKTII, 2016. © AKTII.
Here East, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Stratford, London, engineering by Buro Happold, 2015. © Hawkins\Brown, The Neighbourhood.
Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center, Athens, view of solar collector from the park, engineering by Expedition Engineering, 2015. © Expedition Engineering.
Gardens by the Bay, Singapore, engineering by Atelier One. © Atelier One.


Mind over Matter: Contemporary British Engineering
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