1967: Building of the House
A photographic and archival record of the conception and creation of Snape Maltings Concert Hall 50 years ago.
Friday 9 – Sunday 25 JuneFree Event
Part of the Aldeburgh Festival season
Alongside the exhibition, creative sound technician Tom Taylor will present an interactive audio installation demonstrating the extraordinary quality of the Concert Hall’s famous acoustic.
Curated by Hugh Pilkington, with access to the archives of Arup Associates.
A newly revised and updated edition of David Edwards’ history of Snape Maltings Concert Hall, The House that Britten Built, is now available in the Concert Hall Shop.
Main image: Longitudinal section of the converted malt house – an architectural sketch reproduced by kind permission of Arup Associates.