The Bold and the Brutal: A Look at Tyne and Wear’s Most Striking Brutalist Designs

Written by on 31st March 2023

Brutalist architecture, with its imposing concrete structures and bold geometric designs left a mark on the architectural landscape of the 20th century.

The Tyne and Wear area in the north east of England is home to a number of Brutalist buildings that are celebrated for their uncompromising style and distinctiveness.

From towering tower blocks to sprawling cultural centres, join us through time as we explore the history and significance of eight iconic brutalist buildings in Tyne and Wear.

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