Royal Academy of Arts Terrazzo & Marble Tiling, Piccadilly, London


W.B. Simpson and Sons are very proud to have been a part of this restoration project to commemorate the Academy’s 250th Anniversary. The Academy was officially opened by the Queen in March 2018.

Royal Academy of Arts, Terrazzo, Marble & Mosaic Tiling

Royal Academy of Arts Restoration

Name: Royal Academy of Arts
Location: Piccadilly, London
Contractor: Sisk
Architect: David Chipperfield Architects
Start Date: September 2016
Completion Date: June 2018
Types of Stone: French Red Marble, Terrazzo, Mosaic
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We installed approximately 1,500m2 of terrazzo. Much of this features in the brand new lecture theatre but also appears in galleries, stairways and toilets. We laid small mosaics in some bathrooms and French red marble in lobbies and corridors.