In 2012 the CIS tower celebrated it’s 50th year and this year the new headquarters at Angel Place will open. In tribute and celebration Skyliner presents an exclusive look at the 1962 commemorative brochure.
Thank you to S.L. Scott for the beautiful artwork in the image above and to the Co-Operative for allowing reproduction of the brochure.
You can watch the opening ceremony care of British Pathe below
This time what we see when we look up isn’t so much an architectural quirk, nor is it an example of street art but it’s the ghost of an idea that was never executed.
What we now know as the Primark Building once was home to Lewis's, and a has a secret on the roof...
The totems of Salford University’s Allerton Building, and other works by post-war artist and inventor William Mitchell.