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He also designed Dulwich Picture Gallery, which, with its top-lit galleries, was a major influence on the planning of subsequent art galleries and museums.
His main legacy is an eponymous museum in Lincoln's Inn Fields, which comprises his former home and office, designed to display the art works and architectural artefacts that he collected during his lifetime.
; born John Soane; 10 September 1753 – 20 January 1837) was an English architect who specialised in the Neo-Classical style.
The son of a bricklayer, he rose to the top of his profession, becoming professor of architecture at the Royal Academy and an official architect to the Office of Works. His best-known work was the Bank of England (his work there is largely destroyed), a building which had a widespread effect on commercial architecture.
He was educated in nearby Reading in a private school run by William Baker.His new ‘Supersonic’ hairdryer is a triumph built on £50m of research, 6,000 miles of hair and 600 prototypes.Lightweight and quiet, with the motor housed in the handle for improved ergonomics, it works beautifully.Funded by the European commission, the European Cultural Heritage Year will celebrate common cultural heritage in all its forms.In light of a heterogeneous European social structure and against the background of current political, social and economic change, the potential for identification, participation and development will be brought into focus.