First look: New for Old Street

Tonkin Liu's Promenade of Light scheme envisages an avenue of trees that will be lit from above and below and be elevated at either end.

Designs by Tonkin Liu to upgrade public spaces on London’s Old Street have won a competition run by the Architecture Foundation. The practice’s “Promenade of Light” scheme beat designs by Alison Brooks Architects, ASC + AWP, Milk Architecture & Design and WaG Architecture to design the £1 million first phase ...

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