The New Royal Academy of Arts


HRM The Queen officially opened the new Burlington gardens in March of this year marking its 250th anniversary. Continuing the tradition of leaving our stamp on London’s history W.B Simpson & Sons laid flooring in parts of the new Royal Academy of Arts.
We laid terrazzo in the brand new lecture theatre. If you walk some of the beautiful galleries, hallways and staircases in the building you will be walking on our floors. The well designed toilet facilities also completed with marble walls and terrazzo floors.

John Sisk & Son Ltd along with photographer Rory Mulvey created a wonderful commemorative book to tell the story of how the project unfolded. Below are extracts from that book: