The Developing City 2050

The Walbrook Building, 37A Walbrook, London EC4
21st June - 9th September 2012

Vision for 2050

City Core

Aldgate Financial Centre

Smithfield Cultural Quarter

Thames River Park

intro
developing city

The Developing City exhibition looks at how the physical environment of the City - the buildings, public spaces and culture have defined the City over the centuries and responded to changes in how we live and work. From the Great Fire to the Blitz, the City has survived and rebuilt itself. Today it faces major new challenges as a result of the financial meltdown, the changing nature of financial institutions and a drive for more sustainable living and working environments. How will these factors impact on the physical fabric of the City? What will it be like to work in the Square Mile in 2050? JRA & Arup have worked together to present their vision of the City in 2050....