People

The Makers, Shoreditch

People architecture

“We always ground our projects in the experience and needs of the people who engage with our buildings, which is what our strapline People Architecture means”. Simon Saint, Principal at Woods Bagot, the London...
David Camp, CEO of Stanhope

Delivering successful urban projects

Stanhope has been working with internationally acclaimed and award-winning architects, Renzo Piano and Fletcher Priest for the Central Saint Giles project, David Chipperfield and Gensler for the Selfridges department store refurbishment and reorganisation, Fosters+Partners...
Li Xiang, Founder of X+Living

Power to the imagination

X+Living, a few months from its 10th birthday, is undoubtedly an official ambassador of Chinese creativity all over the world. The studio has always stood out for its non-conformist design attitude, free of the...
Benjamin Gilmartin - Photo © Geordie Wood

Art, architecture and interaction

One of the most highly acclaimed contemporary architecture firms, Diller Scofidio + Renfro (DS+R) have completed projects that include the High Line in New York, the expansion of MoMA, and the dynamic Shed performing...
Princype, Milano - Design Studio Marco Piva - Photo © Tecma Solutions

“A world to redesign”

A 360-DEGREE OVERVIEW OF THE WORLD OF DESIGN, FROM MASTER PLANS TO OBJECTS. FROM INNOVATION IN ARCHITECTURAL ORGANISMS TO THE RETHINKING OF EVERYDAY LIVING SPACES, ALSO IN THE WAKE OF THE EXPERIENCE IMPOSED ON...

Passion, tension and discipline

Eclettico is the hospitality and luxury emanation of the Lombardini 22 family, a group with 270 employees and 318 commissions in 2018, a design studio that has made multidisciplinary work into a true model...
Patrik Schumacher - Photo © Matthew Joseph

Being part of the XXI Century

We meet Patrik Schumacher, the principal at Zaha Hadid Architects, in his studio in London, at 110 Bowling Green Lane. A busy place full of young architects and designers: “We have 440 people working...
Ole Scheeren - Photo © Iwan Baan

Form Follows Fiction

German architect Ole Scheeren has impressed the Chinese with the project CCTV Headquarters Tower, popularly nicknamed Big Trousers due to its unique shape. From MahaNakhon tower in Bangkok, the Interlace in Singapore to Empire...
Alex Michaelis & Tim Boyd - Photo © Ed Reeve

The best version of themselves

Alex Michaelis, a Parisian by birth, after a trip to Italy decided to devote himself to building and enrolled first in the London Architectural Association and later at the Oxford Polytechnic, to then collaborate...
Peter Marino - Photo © Manolo Yllera

In the realm of the sublime

Portrait photo: Manolo YlleraProjects photo: Manolo Yllera (Bulgari 5th Ave, Chanel Ginza Namiki, Lehmann Maupin Gallery, The Lobster Club), Evan Joseph, March (The Getty, New York), Stephane Muratet (Louis Vuitton Place Vendome) A protagonist of...
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