actually i thought about it 15 years ago and told my wife, she too thought it was a good idea! well done wilkinson eyre! we know you will do a great job and do this fab idea (whos ever it was) justice!
anything else will be better than BSF!
13 billion is alot of money and i guess this scheme had no chance of just slipping through unnoticed!
great to see this great west london venue is not forgotten. Excel and 02 are a long way to travel
Comment on: McAslan completes Olympic Park Energy Centre
Great to see zero carbon renewable energy on site! Nice Facade too well done McAslan & lakesmere!
We love it, elegant and imposing
Comment on: Facade replacement: Great Arthur House
should be an interesting job
Comment on: Hastings Pier Regeneration Scheme
NEWSFLASH 5th Oct- Pier now 95% destroyed by Fire suddenly this competition just got a little more interesting and bigger!
well done to FOA, for their hard work and patience in getting what they wanted.
Comment on: Acme-designed Leeds mega-project wins planning
We love it, well done acme. Great to see these guys do well
Comment on: Zaha Hadid wins Stirling Prize at fourth attempt
Well Done Zara Hadid for winning, another fine building from this practice. (Did a night out in Rome tip the balance for the judges?) Well done also to Rick Mather for winning the RIBA Peoples Poll, it was only £20K don't worry about it! ....and a massive personal well done to dRMM and DSDHA, we love those two schools, you have set the benchmark!
Comment on: New Practices #43: Re|form Architects
Good luck guys!
a worthy winner of the leaf award this year, congrats to FCB studios
Having seen it in the flesh recently I love it. Well done to First Base too
Comment on: New Practices #42: Space Agency
good luck guys
Comment on: Relief as ‘hundreds’ of BSF jobs saved
what a relief for us all
Comment on: New Practices #35: Ström Architects
well done magnus for taking the plunge, we wish you all the best. See you at LBCC
a long time coming, well done guys
Comment on: BSF cuts: Full list of affected schools
Gutted for everyone who has put so much work into these schemes. Lets hope the private sector picks up quicker than expected
Comment on: New Practices #24: Green Cube Architects
good luck Peter, enjoy
Comment on: New Practice #33: Feilden Fowles
good luck guys you will love it
stunning job both internally and externally, well done buddy, catherine & team
Comment on: In pictures: Nouvel’s One New Change
go and take a look at it in the flesh and then see what you think different it certainly is, but it grows on you personally i prefer his hotel project in Barcelona
well done CPA
Comment on: PLP’s Camden 'super lab' in for planning
wow its a monster!
hope to see scheme at MAPIC this year
Comment on: ExCel Phase 2, London, by Grimshaw
Well done Grimshaws! another fine scheme.
Comment on: Victorian Society objects to LSE scheme
great design whats the issue?
curry favour? did Nick Clegg really say this?
You did a great job on the Young Vic Guys, good luck with this one too!
Love the Colin and Paul comments above, well done boys!
Comment on: First look: Olympic Village takes shape
wait til its finished then see what you think
Comment on: New Practices #30: Bubble Architects
good luck Bubble
Comment on: Fortune Green Road, West Hampstead by CZWG
nice brick, is it imported?
Comment on: Specifying Timber: ' The green agenda; timber technology; design innovation and recent legislation'
and dont forget about our Parklex product either Martin
Comment on: New Practices #29: a:b:i:r
well done Guys, great to meet you all the other day!
Comment on: Wigglesworth bags Essex primary school
good luck Sarah,
Comment on: BDP regains AJ100 top spot
well done BDP
nice to see the champagne flowing again.
Comment on: New Practices #15: vPPR
Met these girls today and wow do they have some great ideas! It was a pleasure and hope we can collaborate now and in the future
Comment on: Farrell to plan Folkestone harbour
Great to see this investment in Kent, so often forgotten!
Perforated metal is an ideal material for a second skin and I think this job looks great having seen it in the flesh. Maybe 4kitect should get a train from north wales and go and take a look.
good scheme, Polegate needs something like this
Comment on: Make's Cube is all clad up
i drove past and thought wow, its one of those buildings you have to get a shot of!
Comment on: Devereux unveils £20m beach hotel
the south coast is so understated, we have a weekend house just along the coast and the sun is always shining there even when 10 miles inland its cloudy. Good design, thumbs up from us Devereux!
well done Benson & Forsyth, nice to see North London not forgotten
great to see the general public get access
when you talk about the words above potentially removable, i think of lead off a church roof
Comment on: PLP replaces HOK on Camden superlab exterior
good luck PLP
Comment on: GKD’s After School Special
good luck guys
Comment on: Nine Elms: Regeneration in Central London
nice to see this area get some major investment at last
Comment on: New Practices #21: Ben Adams Architects
Good luck Ben, Nicholas & Julia
Comment on: Studio Seilern wins approval for Mayfair re-take
Comment on: Roof in place on Hopkins’ Olympic velodrome
well done Hopkins and Lakesmere (the subbie)
well done Heatherwick Studio
go and see Anish Kapoor exhibition at the guggenheim museam Bilbao, then decide what you think.
go to www.westminster.gov.uk and check the planning link and you can see it there
Comment on: CABE ignored as Limehouse tower approved
Well done Studio BG it will be a striking landmark, glad to see the planners had balls.
Comment on: Partington captures £120m Hamiltons' project
Good luck Robin
interesting idea to use ACM as the substrate
good luck guys
thank God no one was hurt
I love the reflectivity of the facade
Comment on: Strata integrates wind turbines in 'world first'
it does say according to the developer
we love the three towers, in red tellow blue
Comment on: Welcome for 'last' BSF cash injection
this is good news
is that an upside down Nike logo i see?
i had wondered why the mullions were so close together as i drive past on the westway, now i know!
Comment on: Derby College campus by Maber Architects
nice to see a second skin work well
Comment on: KieranTimberlake wins US Embassy project
they clearly wanted to move out of the congestion charge area! NOT THAT THEY PAY IT ANYWAY!
Comment on: New Practices #17: Studio Meda
good luck, we hope it goes well for you
Well done Buddy
well done guys
Comment on: MIPIM outlaws ‘parasite’ events
so are we no longer alllowed to take our guests on to our yachts for a drink and chat?
well done guys
that is an interesting concept to have 500sqm of top floor gardens
Comment on: FOA's New Street Station scheme gets green light
If you let FAO have there way and you are bound to get an exciting facade!
Penoyre & Prassad did such a great job at Moorfields Hospital in London, we can't wait to see the exciting design they will no doubt produce this time aswell. Good luck guys!
Comment on: Architects unveiled for £1bn BSF contract
We have yet to see a scheme by Nicholas Hare Architects that does not look great, lets hope VE does not tighten the purse strings too much
Comment on: Squire & Partners' Art’otel bags approval
Well done Squires, this will put shoreditch on the map! Nice to see the council support this landmark scheme
the o2 is a great arena, it will now be great to have somewhere decent to stay within wlaking distance. Well done LDS another good scheme
Comment on: New drama centre for BBC Cardiff by FAT
Well it certainly looks like FAT have got their way over the design, well done guys!
love it! hope they use our mesh? http://picasaweb.google.co.uk/justfacades.com
Comment on: Chelsea Barracks masterplan team revealed
good luck guys
this brings a whole new meaning to getting stuck in the bunker!
but that B52 bomber might also hit the 3 or 4 fab new buildings that have gone up in recent years- The Hamiltons Tower, The Tate & Hindle Flats to name but a few
can't wait to see the scaffolding come down
why does everyone sign anom?
Comment on: MAXXI museum, Rome by Zaha Hadid Architects
Good luck guys and great to see so many clients follow you when you move!
Comment on: Amanda Levete's Wapping plan approved
love the ceilings
Just goes to show, one of the UK's best export is our architectural skills!
Comment on: WAF Awards: Best buildings in the world
Congrats to all those shortlisted, you are all winners in our minds
Comment on: New Practices #3: db architecture studio
wishing you all the best with your new venture
I think it looks great, personally its a shame it will tone down
Comment on: The perfect architectural 'to do' list
i think the website www.bryantpriestnewman.com looks quite good whats he going on about?