Clore Gallery and Tate Gallery New Museums, London, United Kingdom
Part of:
  • James Stirling, Michael Wilford, and Associates (creator)
  • James Stirling, Michael Wilford, and Associates (architectural firm)
  • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

Clore Gallery and Tate Gallery New Museums, London, United Kingdom



Level of archival description:
File 60
Extent and medium:
  • Approximately 5195 drawings (including 1145 reprographic copies)
    Approximately 1685 photographic materials
    25 rolls of drawings
    15.61 l.m. of textual records
    3 models
Scope and content:
File documents an executed project for the Clore Gallery and unexecuted projects for the Tate Gallery New Museums, in London, England. These additions to the existing Tate Gallery (now Tate Britain) were planned in several phases on the Queen Alexandra Military Hospital site, situated to the east of the main museum. The Clore Gallery was completed in 1986, but projects for the New Museums, including the Museum of New Art, the Museum of Modern Sculpture, a Study Centre and a Children's Museum were called off in 1987. Material in this file was produced between 1978 and 1990.

File contains two sub-files: Clore Gallery and the Tate Gallery New Museums.

Reference number:


This project series is divided in two sub-series for the two galleries design for the Tate Gallery (now Tate Britain): the Clore Gallery and the Tate Gallery New Museums.

London Greater London England United Kingdom

Language of material:
  • Documents are in English.
Related units of description:
  • See also AP140.S2.SS7.D1.P18 for more material related to this project.

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