MultiPly London Design Festival Flagship Pavilion 2018 – UK’s first hardwood cross laminated timber being used to construct Waugh Thistleton’s pavilion for the London Design Festival.
Assael Architecture and developer Montreaux submit plans to develop 2,000 new homes in Southall, Ealing, with original façade of the Maypole factory and Sunrise Radio building retained.
Camden Council West End Project in London by LDA Design – transformation of Princes Circus, and Alfred Place and Whitfield Gardens off Tottenham Court Road, part of £35m project.
Battersea Phase 3A by Frank Gehry – construction news for €70 million façade contract: inspired by London’s typical regency style, the façade takes full advantage of the brightness of the buildings, thanks to the special undulating shape.
London architecture news – No1 New Oxford Street by architects Orms ; Tolworth Mental Health Hospital by Danish design office C.F. Møller Architects ; Camberwell College of Arts Building ; Architectural Association AA Director Shortlist.
Gasholders London King’s Cross by architects: WilkinsonEyre with Jonathan Tuckey Design: Argent LLP shortlisted for RIBA Client of the Year 2018 – the industrial heritage of Kings Cross is integral to its regeneration and the triplet of Grade II listed cast-iron gasholders is the most distinct centrepiece.
R7 King’s Cross by architects: Duggan Morris Architects with Weedon Architects: Argent shortlisted for RIBA Client of the Year 2018 – sitting as the colourful backdrop to the Granary Building in the King’s Cross regeneration programme is R7 – the next generation of workplace.
Kings Crescent Estate Phases 1 and 2 by architects: Karakusevic Carson Architects and Henley Halebrown: London Borough of Hackney shortlisted for RIBA Client of the Year 2018 – The original Kings Cross Estate had been half demolished in 2000 and the remaining community have lived with the resulting wasteland until now.
New European headquarters of Bloomberg LP, designed by architects Foster+Partners, shortlisted for RIBA Client of the Year 2018 + RIBA Stirling Prize: a true exemplar of sustainable development, with a BREEAM Outstanding rating – the highest design-stage score ever achieved by any major office development.
London Bridge Public Realm Competition Winner – Charles Holland Architects win design competition to improve wayfinding and the public realm outside London Bridge station, a focus of LFA 2018 the contest aims to form a legacy.
Elizabeth Peace CBE appointed as Chair of shadow Sponsor Board of the restoration and renewal of the Palace of Westminster building. AECOM and HOK are in the design team.
Portsoken Pavilion, a sculptural monocoque structure by Make Architects, has been unveiled as part of the City of London Corporation’s transformation of a former gyratory into a high-quality public space.
The SOM designed 100 Leadenhall Street, for the Lai Sun Development Group and their asset manager London & Oriental, has been awarded planning consent by committee today, the morning of Tuesday 10th July.
A fascinating maze of discovery, fusing the inside with the outside. It is one that the architect hope will echo with London and the fusion of different cultures and communities.