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Posts tagged 'foster & partners'

Who designed London’s “wobbly” Millennium Bridge?

Art, architecture and engineering came together to create a “ribbon of steel” that bridges the two banks of the Thames by London’s St Paul’s Cathedral

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‘It still has the power to shock’: Norman Foster looks back at his work

Get an exclusive look at the latest in the Fundación Arquia interview series – a retrospective of Norman Foster’s career All photos by Andy Donohoe

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Mixed reactions as Foster + Partners scoops up Stirling Prize for Bloomberg HQ

Foster + Partners’ £1bn HQ for Bloomberg has picked up the 2018 Stirling Prize, though the reaction from the public has been mixed, writes Rita

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RIBA reveals 2018 Stirling Prize shortlist

The six-building shortlist for the Stirling Prize building of the year award has been revealed by RIBA, including nods for Foster and Jamie Fobert  

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Danger! Employees walking into walls at Foster’s Steve Jobs Theatre

The fantastically clear Steve Jobs Theatre at the Apple Campus. Photo: Nigel Young / Foster + Partners Norman Foster’s ultra-high-tech and super fine Steve Jobs

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Foster + Partners launches new Cove lounge chair at Passenger Terminal Expo 2018

The new Cove lounge chair, by Foster + Partners, is designed for public areas and features integrating USB charging points Foster + Partners have debuted

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Norman Foster in pieces

Few practices have merged the worlds of architecture and product design more completely than Foster + Partners. Its buildings fit together like machines, its furniture

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Queen Alia International Airport

Foster + Partners’ airport in the Jordanian desert uses local materials and Islamic motifs, but surprises arriving passengers with lush greenery Foster + Partners has

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LDF: Icon Events

London Design Festival was a particularly important event in Icon’s calendar this year. The festival coincided with the publication of our 100th issue, so to

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The Icon Build Off

[iframe width=”630″ height=”354″ src=”//www.youtube.com/embed/14_TmOoOk9Q?rel=0″ frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen ] To celebrate its 100th issue, Icon will be holding “the Icon Build Off” during the London Design Festival,

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

High-rise greenhouses open in Paris suburbs

Giant pink paddling pool opens in central Melbourne

Ettore Sottsass apartment interior recreated in Milan

Learning centre opens at King’s Cross nature reserve

Rock-like Chapel of Sound designed in Chinese valley

Printmaking Workshop designed for TU Dublin

LEGO launches wooden homeware collection

Virgil Abloh: ‘I’m here to be an inspiration’

ICON 206: Winter 2021


Architects

RIBA goes digital-only with new wave of architect lectures

Architect David Chipperfield is known for his minimal designs

Tatiana Bilbao is one of Mexico’s most creative designers

The high-tech, inside-out design of Richard Rogers

Robert Venturi: a postmodernist pioneer

A look at the life of designer-inventor Richard Buckminster Fuller

Norman Foster is one of the early pioneers of high tech architecture

Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum is sensitive to tradition and culture

America’s architect: Frank Lloyd Wright


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Design London makes LDF debut this September

High-rise greenhouses open in Paris suburbs

Giant pink paddling pool opens in central Melbourne

Ettore Sottsass apartment interior recreated in Milan

Learning centre opens at King’s Cross nature reserve

Rock-like Chapel of Sound designed in Chinese valley

Printmaking Workshop designed for TU Dublin

LEGO launches wooden homeware collection

Virgil Abloh: ‘I’m here to be an inspiration’

ICON 206: Winter 2021


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ICON Minds: the future of the home

ICON Minds: the future of work

Sustainable design: Pentatonic x Snarkitecture talk recycled materials

Salone del Mobile: Tomas Alonso and Studio Brynjar & Veronika for Swarovski

New Nordic design

UK Construction Week

Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec

Nendo’s Oki Sato

Keiichi Matsuda: Augmented Hyper-Reality