Posts tagged 'norman foster'

Yuya Hata|||

London architecture’s biggest success is in retrofit – combining the old with the new

The English don’t have much architecture to call their own. We borrowed the Romanesque, the Gothic and the classical from others. We adapted terraced housing

Frederic Aranda|||

The most influential people in design 2018

1. Norman Foster, founder and executive chairman, Foster + Partners Awards don’t make buildings, nor do they make people, but what Norman Foster has achieved


Camera-drone video of Norman Foster’s Hearst Tower

Norman Foster narrates a camera-drone video tour of the Hearst Tower, released to mark the 46-storey tower’s upcoming 10th anniversary. The video provides never-before-seen footage of


LDF14: Zeev Aram on 50 years in design

Marking Zeev Aram’s 50th anniversary of designing in London, the pioneer of modern furniture design will look back over his career and the changing cultural


Top designers mentor up-and-coming talent

Benchmark co-founder Terence Conran has brought together top figures from the design and architecture world, commissioning ten up-and-coming designers to produce items “they’ve always wanted


Beats by Dre avoids Apple’s all-white aesthetic

Completed a matter of days before Apple acquired Beats by Dre for $3m, Bestor Architecture’s design for the music streaming and hardware business’ new office


Foster + Partners and Heatherwick in Shanghai

Foster + Partners and Heatherwick Studio have revealed joint designs for the Bund Finance Centre (BFC) in Shanghai. The 420,000sq m mixed-use development comprises eight



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