PHOTOS

Welcome to the photos archive for the Voices of the Met project. Throughout the project we will be collecting and sharing images that relate to each of our themes. All images have been provided with kind permission to be displayed on this web site. Images will be credited with the original source. If you wish to use them for any other reason please contact the appropriate archive directly to discuss copyright. We hope you enjoy this collection of images!


A MODERNIST CATHEDRAL

 

GALLERY 1: EARLY DEVELOPMENT

From the sale of the site to the beginnings of Lutyen's dream. A cathedral starts to take shape..... before changing shape!

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GALLERY 2: GIBBERD'S VISION

The modernist vision is sketched, modelled and unveiled to the world.

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GALLERY 3: CONSTRUCTION

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GALLERY 4: COMPLETED CATHEDRAL

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OPENING CELEBRATION

 

GALLERY 1: THE OFFICIAL OPENING CEREMONY IN 1967

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GALLERY 2: CULTURAL PROGRAMME.

A series of cultural events were created following the Cathedral opening to form part of the overall celebration of the city's stunning new building.

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THE PAPAL VISIT

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SUMMER OF LOVE

GALLERY 1: ADRIAN HENRI

A few pictures from adrianhenri.com, taken from the collection of one of Liverpool's best known artists working in the city during the Summer of Love.

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GALLERY 2: EVERYMAN THEATRE

A selection of images from the Everyman Archive showing just some of the activity at the theatre during that time.

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THE CATHEDRAL TODAY

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