Thomas Heatherwick

Hey, You! Leave Our Bus Alone!

Nick Abbot | Posted 12.01.2017 | UK Politics
Nick Abbot

Sadiq Khan has dumped the new double-decker bus which was annoyingly dubbed the 'Boris Bus', because everything that Bozo the Mayor did always had his name appended to it by the press and, I suspect, by himself.

1000 Days: Building the London Garden Bridge

David Saddington | Posted 02.06.2016 | UK
David Saddington

The garden spanning the Thames in central London will act as a unique pedestrian pathway which places nature at the heart of the city. The bridge, clad with copper-nickel, is designed to look as if growing out of the river in two fluted piers which support the planted promenade.

Walkable Cities: Why London Needs a Garden Bridge

Phillip Hall-Patch | Posted 12.06.2015 | UK
 Phillip Hall-Patch

What if we could make space for an entirely new garden in Central London? What if that garden was by one of the world's greatest garden designers? What if it could also reduce pressure on London's transport system?

Strong Innovation and Creativity in Design Will Keep Britain Rooted on Global Radar

Nicola Shaw | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK
Nicola Shaw

St Pancras is at the heart of a huge redevelopment area and here too the balance of the old and the new is very clear - we have retained the British Library whilst attracting a new approach to knowledge management with the Google HQ.

Olympic Cauldron 'Nearly Failed' Reveals Designer

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.09.2012 | UK

The Olympic Cauldron that wowed the world at the opening ceremony failed on one of its final test runs, its designer revealed. Danny Boyle's specta...

Designer Describes 'Bond Workshop' Used To Make Cauldron

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.07.2012 | UK

The Olympic Cauldron was crafted at a place that looked like James Bond's gadget workshop, the designer Thomas Heatherwick said on Saturday. He was...

'Heatherwick Studio: Designing the Extraordinary' at the Victoria & Albert Museum in London

Joao Paulo Nunes | Posted 29.07.2012 | Home
Joao Paulo Nunes

Try as you might, it is virtually impossible to avoid seeing or experiencing a product or building designed by Heatherwick Studio, particularly if you live (or have recently visited) London or other parts of the UK.