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Foster + Partners Architects Design News, 2016, chronological:

25 Nov 2016
Museo del Prado, Madrid, Spain
Foster + Partners and Rubio Arquitectura win international Prado Museum competition
Prado Museum in Madrid by Foster + Partners Architects
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Museo del Prado Architecture Competition

8 Sep 2016
Ferring Pharmaceuticals A/S Headquarters in Kastrup, Copenhagen, Denmark
Ferring Pharmaceuticals Headquarters in Kastrup by Foster + Partners Architects UK
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Ferring Pharmaceuticals A/S Headquarters

12 Aug + 6 Jun 2016
Red Hook Complex in Brooklyn, NY, USA
Red Hook Complex in Brooklyn, New York
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Red Hook Complex Brooklyn
New image of this design. The building features flexible, open floorplates of up to 100,000-square-feet (9,300 m2), that are ideal for new, innovative ways of working that characterise the burgeoning creative and tech sector in New York.

5 Apr 2016
Tribute to Dame Zaha Hadid from Norman Foster in Shanghai
“I am devastated by the news of the loss of Zaha Hadid and cannot comprehend the enormity of her passing away. I became very close to her as a friend and colleague in parallel with my deep respect for her as an architect of immense stature and global significance.

Dame Zaha Hadid
photograph : Simone Cecchetti

She was one of the very few architects as friends who was invited to my 80th Birthday Party in London last year. By a strange coincidence some days ago I received an email from one of her clients – someone she had designed a home for. With great pride he sent me about twenty pairs of images. Each pair showed the visualisation that Zaha presented and the reality as finally built. It was a beautiful juxtaposition of what Zaha promised and what she delivered. I was so looking forward to sharing with her these intimate insights. Tragically that will never happen.

I think it was Zaha’s triumph to go beyond the beautiful graphic visions of her sculptural approach to architecture into reality that so upset some of her critics. She was an individual of great courage, conviction and tenacity. It is rare to find these qualities tied to a free creative spirit. That is why her loss is so profound and her example so inspirational. And, besides, she was my dear friend.”

4 Apr 2016
Whiteleys Building Refurbishment, London, UK
Renewal Design: Foster + Partners, Architects
Whiteleys Building Development design by Foster + Partners Architects London
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Whiteleys Building Refurbishment

8 Mar 2016
3 Sutton Place Tower on the East Side, New York City, NY, USA
3 Sutton Place Skyscraper by Foster and Partners
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3 Sutton Place Skyscraper NYC
A Manhattan judge has struck down Bauhouse Group’s request for an injunction against Gamma Real Estate and its planned foreclosure auction of Bauhouse’s 3 Sutton Place condo project.

5 Feb 2016
Norton Set to Break Ground on Transformative Expansion by Foster + Partners, West Palm Beach, Florida, USA
New Norton Museum of Art Building by Foster + Partners
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New Norton Museum of Art Building by Foster + Partners

18 Jan 2016
Architecture, Urbanism, Innovation, Tokyo, Japan – Foster + Partners Exhibition

Tokyo, 18th January 2016 – The large-scale exhibition “Architecture, Urbanism, Innovation”, showcases more than 50 projects completed by the architecture practice over the years.

Dates: until 14th February 2016

Location: Mori Art Museum

Architecture, Urbanism, Innovation Exhibition, Tokyo

It is organized in three sections with the aim of showcasing the most significant projects among over 300 carried out by Foster + Partners architecture firm throughout its history.

The exhibited projects are organized into the following 3 sections:

– The Architectural Philosophy behind Foster+ Partners
– From Space to Environment: the Foster + Partners Design Process
– Architecture, Urbanism, Innovation: Ideas for Future Lifestyles.

The exhibition is a detailed showcase of 50 projects selected among all projects of the architecture firm completed or currently under construction, through models, videos, drawings, sketches and computer graphics.

Architecture, Urbanism, Innovation Exhibition by Foster + Partners Architects

Foster + Partners Design News for 2013

2013
Apple Campus 2, Cupertino, San Jose, CA, USA
Design: Foster + Partners with Arup
Apple Campus 2 by Foster + Partners UK
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Planning permission received for this major new campus for Apple in California.

26 Sep 2013
The Hydro, Glasgow, Scotland – new photos
Design: Foster + Partners
The Hydro
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The SSE Hydro has a seated capacity of 12,000. It will form a major boost to both the Glasgow economy and the city’s stature. The first purpose-built concert venue of its scale, it will play host to around 140 events each year, including national and international artists and bands as well as being a venue for major comedy stars and sporting events.

6 Mar 2013
‘Foster + Partners: the Art of Architecture’, Galeri PETRONAS, Kuala Lumpur
Foster + Partners Architecture Exhibition
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Architecure Exhibition Malaysia
Arranged around the themes of infrastructure, high-rise, urban design, history and culture – all within the context of a sustainable agenda – the works on display highlight the incredible diversity of the practice’s work. Details of a number of new projects underway in Malaysia will be revealed, including Arcoris Mont’Kiara and IB Tower, a 58-storey tower in the heart of Kuala Lumpur City Centre.

5 Mar 2013
Vieux Port Pavilion, Marseille, France – building news
Vieux Port Pavilion Marseille
photo : Nigel Young
Vieux Port Pavilion Marseille
The new events pavilion is a simple, discreet canopy of highly reflective stainless steel, 46 by 22 metres in size, open on all sides and supported by slender pillars. Its polished, mirrored surface reflects the surrounding port and tapers towards the edges, minimising its profile and reducing the structure’s visual impact.

5 + 4 Mar 2013
The ME Hotel, London, England
Design: Foster + Partners
Sofitel St James hotel London
photograph from architect

The ME Hotel London
This hotel buildings has been designed by Foster + Partners from the exterior right down to internal furnishings and fittings, rather like in a Frank Lloyd Wright house. The building completes the grand sweep of buildings of Aldwych Crescent, repairing the urban grain and restoring some glamour to the West End.

4 Mar 2013
Thames Hub Airport, London, England, UK
Thames Hub Airport London
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Thames Hub Airport
Foster + Partners to submit a proposal to the Commission for a new hub airport in the Thames Estuary. This highly controversial issue has been challenging everyone from pliticians to conservationists with key architects getting involved. Sustainability must be at the heart of any decision.

1 Mar 2013
Carré d’Art-Nîmes Architecture Exhibition ‘MOVING. NORMAN FOSTER ON ART’
Carré d’Art – Nîmes Museum of Contemporary Art, France
Carré d'Art-Nîmes Architecture Exhibition
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Carré d’Art-Nîmes Architecture Exhibition
Curators: Norman Foster ; Jean-Marc Prévost, Carré d’Art, Nîmes

5 Feb 2013
Faena Aleph Residences, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Faena Aleph Residences Buenos Aires
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Faena Aleph Residences
Foster + Partners has completed its first project in Latin America with the opening of the Faena Aleph Residences in Buenos Aires, Argentina – part of the reinvention of the former docks of Puerto Madero as a dynamic new urban quarter. Drawing on local architectural traditions, its apartments feature vaulted living spaces and deep, sheltered terraces that exploit the wonderful local climate and maximise views towards the city and Rio de la Plata.

29 Jan 2013
Foster + Partners Ranks 10th in World Architecture 100 Survey
World Architecture 100 Survey 10th ranking
Foster + Partners has been ranked the world’s tenth largest architecture practice in the World Architecture 100 (WA100) survey.

18 Jan 2013
Porcelanosa Flagship New York Showroom, NYC, USA
Porcelanosa Flagship New York Showroom Building New York
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Porcelanosa New York Showroom
Design revealed for new flagship showroom in the Commodore Criterion building in Midtown. The firm chose Foster + Partners to refurbish the interiors of the six-storey building northwest of Madison Square Park at 5th Avenue and Broadway. This development is due to be completed in early 2014.

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