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Virtual Visits: London’s Most Iconic Landmarks

International award-winning photographer Rod Edwards has always been a pioneer and world leader in 360º virtual reality imagery and virtual tours of iconic buildings.

International award-winning photographer Rod Edwards has always been a pioneer and world leader in 360º virtual reality imagery and virtual tours of iconic buildings. He was recently commissioned by Visit Britain to shoot his “More London” project as part of the global campaign for the 2015 James Bond film, “Spectre.”

Thanks to this project, you can now visit some of London’s most iconic landmarks. SEEN invites you to partake of a virtual tour, where you can visit:
The Switch House, the new Tate Modern building designed by architects Herzog & de Meuron that opened to the public on 17th June 2016 as an extension to the original Bankside Power Station, designed by Giles Gilbert Scott in the 1950’s. Watch it here.

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The Switch House

The Angel Building, Derwent London’s redevelopment of an unloved, early 1980’s commercial building in Islington, is a six storey office building designed by AHMM architects and launched in 2010.

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Roca London Gallery, a space where Zaha Hadid Architects incorporate Roca’s history and culture of innovation into the experience of the space designed to host social and cultural events, exhibitions and installations.

Roca London Gallery
Roca London Gallery

Sit back, go to full screen and enjoy the tours.

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Ladies of the Press at Sluice Biennial

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The Castle at the Space: SEEN Reviews

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Original Swimming Party Release ‘Biggest Curse’

Electronic experimental duo Original Swimming Party, have announced the release of their new single  ‘Biggest Curse’ featuring vocalist Moonchild Sanelly. Taken from their forthcoming remix EP, the single is now available to stream from October 6th.

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Heist Bank Beer Festival

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