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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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Super Sharp: The First Instalment of ‘RTRN II JUNGLE’

Regular readers of SEEN will know what fans we are of the Fashion Space Gallery at the London College of Fashion in John Prince’s Street. It’s a place where it is possible to gauge current cultural attitudes as they happen. ‘Super Sharp’ is the first in a series of exhibitions and events exploring the style, sound and Rave Culture in the nineties. It starts on Thursday 1st February and runs until Saturday 21st April 2018.

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Burns Night: Whisky 101 at The Gallery 

Celebrating Burns Night without whisky is nothing short of sacrilege. Where better then to honour Scotland’s greatest poet than at The Gallery in West Hampstead, which has become renowned for its dual fascinations – whisky and beer. Here’s a Short Epigram on Parting with a Kind Host in the Highlands penned by Burns himself: When death’s …

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David Ramirez Releases ‘We’re Not Going Anywhere’ and Plays St Pancras Old Church

David Ramirez has announced details of his new album We’re Not Going Anywhere, set for UK commercial release via Thirty Tigers on January 12th, 2018. Produced by Sam Kassirer, the album finds Ramirez painting a vividly imagined picture of contemporary America through the songwriter’s own perspective of having dual American and Mexican heritage. It follows …