Town’s latest landmark is streets ahead
With an increasing population and a growing economy, Manchester is flying the flag for the North of England as the construction boom sees the creation of a new generation of buildings, and one company that is helping to shape the city’s new landscape is national building envelope and facade specialist, the Lakesmere Group.
Setting the pace for growth
A recently completed six-storey building in Middlesbrough is well placed to augment the town’s already burgeoning and highly aspirational digital offering. Tim Bailey, Partner at xsite architecture explains more.
Queen’s University Belfast welcomes a dynamic new student hub and learning spaces to its city centre campus.
Celebrating London’s architecture
The King’s Cross Pond Club, the Tower of London poppy installation, an Al Jazeera newsroom and a Premier Inn – New London Architecture unveils the capital’s best architectural projects of the last 12 months.
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The Whitworth is a public art gallery founded in 1889, as the first English gallery in a park. It is home to an internationally important collection of works on paper, wallpapers and textiles – one of the finest outside London.
DuPont Corian is lighting up the architectural face of the City of London, with cladding for the new Motel One building by Mackay + Partners. This is the first commercial building in the UK to feature DuPont Corian as an exterior cladding solution.
A flexible centrepiece
The eye-catching new Gateway Pavilions are the first completed project in Knight Dragon’s ambitious vision for the Greenwich Peninsula. SAS International realised the bold design, working alongside Marks Barfield Architects, in this recent design, supply, install project.
Industrial luxe fitness
New London boutique gym 1Rebel is set to shake up the city’s fitness offering. Michael Sheridan, CEO of global retail design agency Sheridan&Co, reveals how it spearheaded the brand’s retail approach and design to attract London’s dynamic, professional, image-conscious crowd.