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Caruso St John

Sir John Soane’s Museum . London

Caruso St John . Sir John Soane's Museum . London (1)

Caruso St John Architects . photos: © Hélène Binet . + Architectural Review

The interiors of Sir John Soane’s Museum are characterised by an enormous and engaging variety made up of objects, furniture and space. Soane’s genius is as much about a splendid organisation of light and space, as it is about a connoisseur’s eye for precious objects and an ability to bring seemingly disparate things together. We are working within the restored interiors of four rooms in No 12 Lincoln’s Inn Fields to make new exhibition galleries, a new interpretation gallery, entrance facilities and a shop. Continue reading Caruso St John

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Caruso St John

Holocaust Memorial . London

Caruso St John . Holocaust Memorial . London  (3)

Caruso St John Architects . + London Holocaust Memorial

The catastrophic events of the Holocaust took place outside the UK and the mass graves, remnants of atrocity and concentration camps that are found in mainland Europe do not exist on British soil. A memorial in London will not, therefore, commemorate a particular place, but instead it can embrace a universal theme and foreground the first-hand testimony of survivors. Continue reading Caruso St John