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Kings Cross Natural Swimming Pool

Kings Cross Public Natural Swimming Pool

Public Natural Swimming Pools – Kings Cross, London

THE ASSIGNMENT: Creation of the UK’s First Public Natural Swimming Pool

As part of the 60-acre redevelopment of Kings Cross the property developers, Argent, were obliged to provide public realm art work to satisfy their planning obligations. The last of these was entitled ‘Of Soil and Water’ and was designed by Dutch Architects, Ooze and Slovenian artist Marjetica PotrČ. The rationale behind their concept was to create an urban oasis right in the heart of the building site.

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