International Centre for Life :: Shared Description

The International Centre for Life is a symbol of Newcastle University’s pre-eminence in the field of genetic research.

The £60million Millennium scheme combines a new block for the University’s Genetics department; a Bioscience Centre with office and laboratory space for private sector bio-technology companies; a visitor attraction designed to inform the public about genetics and the story of DNA; and Times Square, Newcastle’s first new public square for over a century. The architectural design of the complex responds to its context, while creating sufficient coherence and identity to establish a new quarter. ICL is a landmark urban regeneration project that celebrates and revives elements of Newcastle’s past. The architecture and urban planning actively promotes renewal, evolution and development, thereby mirroring the life-giving function of the building.

Terry Farrell and Partners (1996 - 1999): LinkExternal link
Client : Tyne & Wear Development Corporation
Location : Newcastle upon Tyne
by Andrew Curtis
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NZ2463 : The DNA Spiral, Times Square by Andrew Curtis
NZ2463 : Life Centre Building on the east side of Times Square by Andrew Curtis
NZ2463 : 'Any colour, as long as it's green' by Andrew Curtis
NZ2463 : Bright buildings at junction of Railway Street and Forth Banks by Andrew Curtis
NZ2463 : A695 and Centre for Life by DS Pugh
NZ2463 : International Centre for Life, Marlborough Crescent by Andrew Curtis
NZ2463 : Times Square by Andrew Curtis
NZ2463 : Newcastle from platform of Redheugh Bridge by Andrew Curtis
NZ2463 : Centre for Life Visitor Attraction from Forth Street by Andrew Curtis
NZ2463 : Centre for Life Visitor Attraction by Andrew Curtis
NZ2463 : International Centre for Life by DS Pugh
NZ2463 : International Centre for Life by Andrew Curtis
NZ2463 : Centre for Life by DS Pugh
NZ2463 : International Centre for Life and Times Square by Andrew Curtis
NZ2463 : Rooftop car park, Self Storage Warehouse, Forth Street by Andrew Curtis


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Created: Tue, 22 Feb 2011, Updated: Sat, 19 Jan 2013

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