The Plaza - another Square.
The new British Library is an impressive place. It has as its forecourt a plaza, presided over by the statue of Isaac Newton. Viewed through my camera lens it has a new and surreal look and seems in complete contrast to those of older and greener London Squares.
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The British Library Plaza
Its distinctive architectural symmetry and correctness appear in keeping with Newtonian mathematical concepts. In some ways I like the uncluttered ordered image of space and symmetry, a reminder that peace is not only linked to the spiritual or natural elements, but is also gained through knowledge.
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