Tag: Foster + Partners

University buildings Turin: membrane canopy for the roof planned by formTL engineers

University buildings Turin: membrane canopy for the roof planned by formTL engineers

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• August 19, 2013 • Comments (0)

The esteemed university of Turin has been gradually modernising its architecture. This has involved moving all the university faculties to a new campus which is to be completed with a building complex designed by the architects Foster + Partners, London. The buildings are aligned as a triangle with a circular open area. The large extent […]

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Foster + Partners: the Art of Architecture

Foster + Partners: the Art of Architecture

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• March 7, 2013 • Comments (0)

‘Foster + Partners: the Art of Architecture’ will be staged at Galeri PETRONAS, Kuala Lumpur, from 7 March to 12 May 2013. The exhibition is the first major survey of the studio’s work to be held in South East Asia and follows critically acclaimed recent shows in Hong Kong and Shanghai. Arranged around the themes […]

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Ehibition in Shanghai - 'Foster + Partners: the Art of Architecture'

Ehibition in Shanghai – ‘Foster + Partners: the Art of Architecture’

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• July 12, 2012 • Comments (0)

The exhibition of ‘Foster + Partners: the Art of Architecture‘ will open at SPSI (Shanghai Oil Painting and Sculpture Institute) from 25 July to 25 August 2012. SPSI (Shanghai Oil Painting and Sculpture Institute) Art Museum, No. 111, Jinzhu Rd, Shanghai 201103, P.R. China Tel : +86 21 6275 9930 Fax : +86 21 6209 […]

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Jameson House \ Foster + Partners

Jameson House \ Foster + Partners

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• January 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

Foster + Partners recently have completed Jameson House, it is the first mixed-use project in Canada. Lord Foster said: Vancouver has a spectacular location, surrounded by mountains and the sea. The design makes the most of the city’s fantastic natural setting, with balconies and deep bay windows looking out towards the landscape. Jameson House further […]

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Humanitas Visiting Professor in Architecture - Lord Foster

Humanitas Visiting Professor in Architecture – Lord Foster

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• November 23, 2011 • Comments (0)

Professor the Lord Foster of Thames Bank OM (Brasenose), Visiting Professor in the School of Geography and the Environment, will speak as Humanitas Visiting Professor in Architecture at 6pm on Monday 28 November in the Nelson Mandela Lecture Theatre, Saïd Business School, Oxford University. The lecture will consider ‘Heritage and Lessons’. 28 – 29 NOV […]

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Dedication ceremony for the Virgin Galactic Gateway to Space

Dedication ceremony for the Virgin Galactic Gateway to Space

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• October 22, 2011 • Comments (0)

Located in the desert-like landscape of New Mexico, Spaceport will be the first building of its kind in the world. Its design aims to articulate the thrill of space travel for the first space tourists while making a minimal impact on the environment. Viewed from space, the terminal evokes Virgin Galactic’s brand logo of the […]

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New exhibition of West Kowloon Cultural District plans opens in Hong Kong

New exhibition of West Kowloon Cultural District plans opens in Hong Kong

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• October 5, 2011 • Comments (0)

If you are now in Hong Kong, let’s take the chance to visit the new exhibition of West Kowloon Cultural District plans. The Plan is based on Foster + Partners’ City Park conceptual plan which earned enormous public support and was selected by the Board of WKCDA in March 2011 as the masterplan for the […]

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3Beirut - Foster + Partners' First Project in Lebanon

3Beirut – Foster + Partners’ First Project in Lebanon

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• June 10, 2011 • Comments (0)

3Beirut – the first project designed by Foster + Partners to break ground in Lebanon – is revealed on 9 June. Responding directly to the site and culture of Beirut, the scheme will create a sustainable residential and retail development of international quality. The development will also strengthen Beirut’s role as a centre for tourism, […]

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Foster + Partners' Citic Bank Hangzhou Branch Headquarters breaks ground construction commenced

Foster + Partners’ Citic Bank Hangzhou Branch Headquarters breaks ground construction commenced

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• April 29, 2011 • Comments (0)

New CITIC headquarters tower in Hangzhou breaks ground construction has commenced on Foster + Partners’ first project in Hangzhou, China, with a sustainable, landmark headquarters tower for CITIC Bank. The tower has a prominent location in Hangzhou, next to one of the city’s most recognisable landmarks – our challenge has been to create a new […]

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Kai Tak Cruise Terminal Building | Foster + Partners

Kai Tak Cruise Terminal Building | Foster + Partners

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• April 12, 2011 • Comments (0)

Foundation stone laid at Hong Kong’s new cruise terminal A foundation stone laying ceremony, attended by the Chief Executive of HKSAR, senior government officials and representatives of the architects Foster + Partners and Dragages team, has been held today to mark the start of construction of the new Kai Tak Cruise Terminal in Hong Kong. […]

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