The Royal Geographical Society is set to unveil a six-year overhaul by Studio Downie Architects, including building, interiors and furniture design. Studio founder Craig Downie says the group was appointed to improve access to the society’s collections, including that of the Everest expedition, which until now have not been coherently displayed due to funding problems. The group was also invited to create a pavilion for the society on London’s Exhibition Road.
The campaigning organisation, which comprises over 10,000 members, needed an identity that would align it in the modern cultural landscape.
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