Virgo Fidelis

Duggan Morris Architects, London, 2011


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Free-standing standing multi-use pavilion within a clearing in an orchard

Clad in gold expanded aluminium mesh, the pavilion is constructed from a basic palette of materials with flat-pack and prefabricated components.

The project was funded by The Cooking Spaces Project - a fund set up to unite creativity with health and hygiene.


  • Begun: May 2011
  • Completed: Oct 2011
  • Floor area: 125m2
  • Sector: Education
  • Total cost: £285,000
  • Procurement: JCT Intermediate Form with subcontractors’ design portion
  • Address: Virgo Fidelis Convent Senior School 147 Central Hill, Upper Norwood, London, SE19 1RS, United Kingdom