Tracey Emin Scraps Demolition Plan for East London Building

December 13th, 2016

tracey-emin-via-the-guardianTracey Emin has abandoned a disputed plan to demolish a building in East London to build a new studio space, The Guardian reports.  “Great care was taken to design this delightful, modest building on Bell Lane to blend with the traditional scale of the narrow streets around it,” says Henrietta Billings, director of Save Britain’s Heritage.  “Just a few hundred meters away from the office towers of the City, the historic streets in this area buzz with life thanks to their human scale – in spite of intense development pressures. We are delighted that the building has been reprieved.”

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