Interesting talk on Coventry`s post-war architecture

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A talk by Paul Catherall “Sent to Coventry” the talk is about 1 hour long and discuss the post war architecture of Coventry.

He had planned to give the talk at an exhibition on linocuts of Coventry architecture at the Eames Gallery. The exhibition has had to be postponed, but the talk is available at: -

In it, the artist takes the viewer on a meandering tour of the architecture of post-war Coventry, and talks about how the city’s buildings inspired some of his linocuts. In it he makes a plea for planners to celebrate and preserve the best of Coventry’s modernist architecture.