THE BEAUTIFUL DETAIL

A place for the many beautiful details I have encountered in architecture and other forms of design
Interior detail at Swansea train station, Wales.

Interior detail at Swansea train station, Wales.

Pull. It’s a door handle.

Pull. It’s a door handle.

Sexy sliding door handle detail, Royal Festival Hall, Southbank, London.

Sexy sliding door handle detail, Royal Festival Hall, Southbank, London.

Magazine stand at the Royal Festival Hall, Southbank, London

Magazine stand at the Royal Festival Hall, Southbank, London

Brutalist concrete balconies.The Barbican, London.

Brutalist concrete balconies.The Barbican, London.

Another slot window, this time in a coloured wall.  I like the contrast with the textured brickwork. Barbican, London.

Another slot window, this time in a coloured wall.  I like the contrast with the textured brickwork. Barbican, London.

Geometric reflections on Oxford St, London. 

Geometric reflections on Oxford St, London. 

Pattern brick wall. Council housing, Brent, London.

Pattern brick wall. Council housing, Brent, London.

Cedar cladding + slot window.  St. Augustine’s School, Brent, London.

Cedar cladding + slot window.  St. Augustine’s School, Brent, London.

Interesting juxtaposition of brick and concrete.  Council housing development in Brent, London.  

Interesting juxtaposition of brick and concrete.  Council housing development in Brent, London.