See who we invited

We asked 90 people, ranging from eminent industry figures to architects, writers and practitioners of the visual arts to choose their most meaningful place. Each month we will unveil new names.

Elizabeth McCrone

Director of Heritage, Historic Environment Scotland

The Laurieston Bar
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Jay Blades

Furniture restorer and eco designer

Landmark Hotel
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Dr Bob Joyce

Director Product Creation, Jaguar Land Rover

University of Leicester Engineering Building
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Marcus Binney

Architectural historian/author

Anchor Mills
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Wayne Hemingway


Royal Festival Hall
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Julian Lloyd Webber

Solo cellist/conductor

Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
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Kitty North


Salts Mill
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Kwame Kwei-Armah

Artistic director Young Vic

Young Vic
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Alan Powers


De La Warr Pavilion
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David Ogunmuyiwa


Three Galleries
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Peter Layton

Glass Artist

The Shard
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Alice Strang

Modern and Contemporary Art curator

Fountainbridge Library
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James Newton

Architectural Photographer

Vajrasana Buddhist Centre
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Chris Sands

Designer/Marketeer/Branding expert

The Piece Hall
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Sarah Wigglesworth


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Chris Wilkinson

Architect and co founder WilkinsonEyre

The Lloyds Building
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Greg Doran

Artistic director, Royal Shakespeare Theatre

Royal Shakespeare Theatre
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Colin Tweedy

CEO The Building Centre

St Catherine’s College
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