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Challenging the assumption of the humble bench

Unique benches originally commissioned by the London Design Festival and exhibited collectively at the V&A can be viewed at Canary Wharf as part of a joint collaboration.

Not exhibited since 2012, they now form part of the Canary Wharf landscape where workers and visitors can enjoy their unique design, comfort and craftsmanship. Explore the versatility of the materials used for each one and challenge the assumption of the humble bench.

Tube, Alexander Taylor, Crossrail Place Roof Garden
Infinity Bench, Martino Gamper, Crossrail Place Level -1
Pier, Konstantin Grcic, Crossrail Place
A-Bench Metal, Felix de Pass, West Wintergarden
Plinth, Sam Hecht & Kim Colin, South Colonnade
PÉ DE PORCO, Fernando Brizio, Crossrail Place Roof Garden

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