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World-renowned architect donates archive and £1m to University

Sir Terry Farrell, world renowned architect and Newcastle University alumnus is donating £1 million to the University for a renovated "Farrell Centre" which will house a major new architectural exhibition centre, an urban room where anyone can come to learn and discuss the city of Newcastle and a start-up space for recent graduates. 

"I'm delighted that my extensive archive will find a permanent home here, and that the "Farrell Centre" will be a focus for exhibition and debate about city making in my home town", Sir Terry Farrell.

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BBC Look North Report is also available on youtube here

Sir Terry Farrell discusses the MI6 Building he designed with Vice-Chancellor Professor Chris Day

published on: 8 October 2018