The shortlist for #WAF22 has been revealed, ahead of the live festival event taking place later this year, under the theme of ‘Together’.
The 420 strong shortlist has been selected from hundreds of entries from over 50 countries > worldarchitecturefestival.com/live/en/page/2…
The National Bank of Kuwait headquarters in Kuwait City completes.
The design combines sustainable features and structural innovation, providing an energy efficient passive form, shielding the offices from the extremes of Kuwait's climate. Read more: bit.ly/3yLSjVZ
"He will be sorely missed by us all but never forgotten, as his spirit will live on in the indomitable and unsurpassed @dezeen website. My thoughts are with his immediate family and the entire Dezeen team."
Read the full tribute from Norman Foster: bit.ly/3yjiDoC
'Respecting the historical skyline of Stockholm, the design minimises the impact of the massing by adapting the urban blocks to be fully integrated into their surroundings.' Angus Campbell, Senior Partner and Deputy Studio Head at Foster + Partners.
Read the full article. twitter.com/GlobalRailway/…
Together we're accelerating #sustainable built environments for everyone, everywhere.
Thank you WorldGBC network for joining us in London for #WorldGBC20 Leadership Summit & Global Solutions Forum.
And thanks WorldGBC+20 partners for making these critical discussions possible!
We’re proud to be a part of this year’s @OpenCityLondon Architecture in Schools, partnering with Wyvil Primary School, Lambeth. The programme, which begins in autumn, pairs primary school students with a design practice to inspire building a better city. bit.ly/3bA6aFA
Excited to have @FosterPartners here today doing some filming.
This was the first hospital designed by the world-renowned firm of architects.
Our Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Neil Bradbury (aka @neiltheknee) is answering the questions in these photos.
#RASummer remains a key date in the architectural calendar.
Meanwhile, our Collections continue to grow - the most recent drawing in the #RIBACollections to have been exhibited in the show is a drawing for Innhub La Punt by Norman Foster (@FosterPartners) in 2021. (8/9)
“We need to continue consolidated alignment with the various actors. We need to be having the right conversations at the right times to ensure continuity throughout the project” Chris Trott, Partner – Head of Sustainability
As part of the @WorldGBC Global Solutions Forum, Chris Trott, Partner – Head of Sustainability at Foster + Partners will be taking part in a panel discussion exploring ‘Enabling the Circular Economy for Social Prosperity’.
Register to join: bit.ly/3Ofz2Bx#WorldGBC20
We’re proud to partner with @WorldGBC to celebrate 20 years of working towards sustainable built environments.
Hosted from our London studio, the Global Solutions Forum, will discuss new solutions to sustainable buildings.
At this year’s @UniWestminster degree show, Aaron Holden, Partner and Architect presented two sponsored prizes for Technical Innovation in Design.
Rukhsar Zahid received the prize for MArch and Hugo Reis Santos received the prize for Undergraduate. Congratulations 👏I
Digital Phyllotaxy by @jasonbruges at Hankook Technoplex has been shortlisted in the 2022 @CODAworx Top 100.
Vote for your favourite design in the People’s Choice Award - voting closes 30 June. bit.ly/3xPcO1Y
Foster + Partners is delighted to have chaired the @IATA Airport Development Reference Manual (ADRM) Think Tank sustainability group to produce a new chapter on Airport Environmental Sustainability in the new IATA ADRM Edition 12.
Read more: iata.org/adrm/
Matthew Hayhurst, Partner, Architect awards Ioanna Enache with the Foster + Partners Part 1 Architectural Drawing Prize and John Holroyd with the Foster + Partners Part 2 Architectural Representation Prize at this year's @UniofNottingham#DegreeShow, congratulations to both👏F
Foster + Partners’ projects feature in this year’s @royalacademy Summer Exhibition including models of the latest retrofit Ombú office building for ACCIONA in Madrid and three large-scale sketches of the new JPMorgan Chase headquarters at 270 Park Avenue.
Presenting the Cordoba Chair which was launched at this year’s #MilanDesignWeek in collaboration with @BeB_Italia. Cordoba is a chair for lounging in, whether you are reading a book or enjoying a balcony view.
Read more on the design here: bit.ly/3NS3nG1
Congratulations to Olivia Van Wersch who was awarded the Foster + Partners Design Prize for her special school entitled ‘Blossom’, and to Lynsey Hogarth who received the Foster + Partners Research Prize for her Paper entitled ‘Ruin in Reverse’ at this year’s @UniofBath👏I
James White, Partner and Industrial Designer at Foster + Partners speaks to Jerry Elengical @stir on the recent product launches at this years’ Milan Design Week 2022.
Take a look at the new @artemide IXA lamp and Cordoba Chair for @BeB_Italia.
‘Through visual connection, the sense that we work in the same place is strengthened, which helps raise the sense of community’
Korean Architect, Professor and YouTuber Hyunjoon Yoo takes us on a tour of Hankook Technoplex. youtu.be/o4OcwHj4xRk
IXA, a high-powered LED lamp designed by Foster + Partners in collaboration with @artemide, has launched at this year’s Milano Design Week. The lamp has an inherent dynamism that allows it to inhabit different typologies of light. bit.ly/3O9BB7vyoutu.be/HOAZy12mMao
A look at the winning entry by Jemma Cunningham, University of Hertfordshire, whose final year thesis model won the Foster + Partners Award for Best Architectural Model at this year's New Blades exhibition. Congratulations to Jemma and the all the modelmakers!
This week we’re in #Milan launching some exciting new products. Here’s a sneak peak…
1📷 IXA, a high-powered LED lamp, designed by Foster + Partners in collab with@artemidee at@iSaloniofficiall
2📷 The Cordoba Chair, designed by Foster + Partners, manufactured b@BeB_Italiaif0
Mike Holland, Head of Industrial Design at Foster + Partners speaking at this morning’s talk on sustainable design, alongside designer Søren Rose and Francesca Portesine, Director of Interiors at BIG.
Missed the talk? Watch it back here: youtu.be/Hag5fiFKgQU@dezeen
Catch Mike Holland, Head of Industrial Design at Foster + Partners as he joins a live panel discussion hosted by @dezeen, exploring the topic of 'Sustainability and longevity in design'. Watch the talk live from 9am (BST) on Tuesday 7th June. bit.ly/3ti1Xwg
We're featured in this month's BIM Today. Check out pages 144-145 to hear from our Applied R+D team about our XR tool, Glaucon - a transformative design tool that allows virtual buildings to be placed on real physical sites. twitter.com/Andy_PBCToday/…
🎉Congratulations to Martha Tsigkari, Head of Applied R+D at Foster + Partners on winning the Spotlight Award at this year’s@worldarchnewss Female Frontier Awards👏. Read morebit.ly/3wY2ohwW#WANFFAwardsdwZ
In the latest +Plus article we invited Annamaria Anderloni, architect and interior designer for @FSPhiladelphia to explain how the Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia’s interior explores material and artistic influences taken from its history. Read more: bit.ly/3t5qLYh
Fantastic news - The Foster + Partners designed Dome-Home dog kennel sold for £4,600, contributing to a grand total of £30,150 being raised for @DogsTrust from the Barkitecture competition presented by @MastercardUK at the inaugural #Goodwoof event. 🐶bit.ly/3LOB3m9Q
It’s been an absolute delight and pleasure to participate in @openhouselondon for the past 25 years! 🎉 🎉
Thank yo@merlinfulcherer for sharing your personal history of Battersea with us. We look forward to opening our doors to you all in September fo#OpenHouse202222Kb
Foster + Partners’ latest project in the tropics – the BWDC Residential Tower, a luxury apartment building in Manila, responds to the regions’ intense weather systems, mitigating high temperatures and humidity through passive design strategies.
Read more: bit.ly/3FWvyk1
“A bridge is more than the physical connection. It starts to be symbolic of a place.” Norman Foster
Hear Norman Foster in conversation with Peter Murray of @nlalondon, as they discuss the impact of the Millennium Bridge on the surrounding areas. bit.ly/39U0iWX
Salesforce Tower at Sydney Place tops out.
“Salesforce Tower at Sydney Place will breathe new life into the surrounding urban precinct that forms part of Sydney’s iconic Circular Quay." - Muir Livingstone, Partner, Foster + Partners.
Read more: bit.ly/3N6Idmz
Foster + Partners volunteers at the Herb Garden in Battersea Park earlier this week, offering a helping hand to support with regular maintenance of the garden. As part of our ongoing partnership with @thrivecharity. Read more about their fantastic work: bit.ly/3LSXMhw
Celebrating over 20 years of the #MillenniumBridge at @Tate Modern last night, with the original team of architects, engineers, artists, city planners and fundraisers. Image: Norman Foster with Kieron Williams, Leader of Southwark Council
“Climate change is, at its core, a design issue.”
Trailblazing architect and urbanist Lord Norman Foster tells us how good design supports #ClimateAction, and shares his vision for the ideal, sustainable city.
Earlier this week, we had the pleasure of welcoming Bhai Sahib Mohinder Singh Ahluwalia OBE KSG, leader of the UK Sikh Gurudwara, along with fellow Sikh volunteers from Guru Nanak Nishkam Sevak Jatha for a tour of our London office. #Vaisakhi#SikhCommunity