Tag : Norman Foster
Mayor rejects ‘unwelcoming, poorly designed’ Tulip Subscription
London mayor Sadiq Khan has refused Foster + Partners’ Tulip tower saying the 304m-tall tourist attraction is ‘of insufficient quality’ and would harm the city’s skyline
Astragal: Centre Point’s embellished charactersSubscription
Whatever happened to the 2m-tall lettering taken from the top of Centre Point during its recent restoration?
Hattie Hartman reports from Re-materializing Construction, the 6th International LafargeHolcim Forum for Sustainable Construction, which took place in April in Cairo
‘Tulip is an abomination’ says Gherkin clientSubscription
The influential client who led the delivery of the Gherkin has launched a scathing attack on the skyscraper’s controversial new neighbour: Foster+ Partners’ Tulip tower which was approved yesterday
Norman Foster and David Chipperfield have signed a letter from business leaders calling for a second referendum over whether the UK should leave the EU.
Whether it be photos of using some novel mode of self-propulsion, checking out the artisan produce of Martha’s Vineyard or reclining on a giant inflatable unicorn, Norman Foster’s Instagram account is regularly inundated with adoring comments from around the globe
Simon Aldous’s take on the big architectural stories of the week: ARB strikes off ACA Council member • Referendum halts Fosters’ Mexico airport •Political threat to O’Donnell + Tuomey campus • Hammond set to relax rules on upward extensions
Weekend roundup: Norman Foster’s Saudi flip-flopSubscription
Simon Aldous’s take on the big architectural stories of the week: Foster suspends role in Saudi megacity • Pay survey: women do same work for less money • Stockholm ditches schemes by UK architects • Southend ditches Hawkins\Brown museum
Norman Foster remembers working with micro-architecture pioneer Richard Horden, who died earlier this month aged 73
Norman Foster has led tributes to Simon Harris, the agent behind some of the City of London’s most celebrated office developments and ‘frustrated architect’, who has died aged 70