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NoticiasNoticias • 25 ene. 2024

Foster + Partners completes the Greenville County Administration Building in South Carolina

El edificio administrativo de cuatro plantas del condado de Greenville en Falls Park (Carolina del Sur), obra de Foster + Partners, ya está terminado. El llamativo diseño forma parte de un plan maestro global de RocaPoint Partners y fomenta un vínculo natural entre Falls Park, el nuevo Cancer Survivor's Park y el cercano Swamp Rabbit Trail; Brandon Stengel El edificio se asemeja en planta a una pajarita y está dividido en dos volúmenes de bloques de oficinas. La cubierta alada da sombra a un paseo y una plaza entre los volúmenes, así como a un puente elevado que conecta las terceras plantas de los dos bloques. Sobre este volumen abierto, el tejado sobresale en una marquesina piramid... Más

NoticiasNoticias • 13 oct. 2023

Foster + Partners completes a self-shading tower for Techcombank in Ho Chi Minh City

Tras la finalización de su diseño para la sede de Techcombank en Hanoi (Vietnam), Foster + Partners ha terminado una segunda torre de 21 plantas para la empresa en Ciudad Ho Chi Minh. El concepto de esta última torre gira en torno a dos enfoques principales: el programático, que responde a los diferentes inquilinos y usos, y el medioambiental, con un concepto único de autosombreado desarrollado en respuesta al clima tropical del emplazamiento. Weerapon Singnoi En conjunto, la torre se presenta como dos bloques principales, con el núcleo del edificio situado en la parte trasera, frente al hotel adyacente. Como reflejo del funcionamiento interno del edificio, el espacio empotrado entre estos... Más

NoticiasNoticias • 11 sept. 2023

Spectacular rooftop garden completed at London's Battersea Roof Garden Building

Un nuevo y mágico mirador en Londres: un jardín en la azotea de 29.000 metros cuadrados diseñado por James Corner, de Field Operations, ya está terminado. Situado junto a la emblemática Battersea Power Station, el proyecto es uno de los mayores jardines residenciales de Londres y cuenta con más de 23.000 plantas y 55 árboles. Aaron Hargreaves / Foster + Partners Los jardines están situados en la decimosexta planta del Battersea Roof Garden Building de Foster + Partners, un complejo de uso mixto compuesto por 436 viviendas, un hotel de 164 habitaciones y un edificio de oficinas de 200.000 pies cuadrados. La azotea es para uso de los residentes del edificio, que pueden disfruta... Más

NoticiasNoticias • 12 may. 2023

Centre Pompidou hosts the largest retrospective on Norman Foster’s work

La mayor retrospectiva sobre la obra del arquitecto británico Norman Foster en las últimas seis décadas se inaugura en el Centro Pompidou de París, en presencia de la ministra francesa de Cultura, Rima Abdul Malak, y del presidente del recinto, Laurent Le Bon. Nigel Young / Foster + Partner Nigel Young / Foster + Partner La exposición, de 2200 m2, está comisariada por el Director Adjunto del MNAM-CCI (Musée National d'Art Moderne, Centre de Création Industrielle), Frédéric Migayrou, diseñada por Norman Foster y realizada en colaboración con Foster + Partners y Norman Foster Foundation. Nigel Young / Foster + Partner La exposici&o... Más

NoticiasNoticias • 20 abr. 2023

Foster + Partners and Apple complete their first flagship store in India

Situada en una esquina prominente de Jio World Drive, un nuevo destino comercial de Bombay que forma parte del Bandra Kurla Complex, Apple BKC es la primera tienda insignia de la marca en la India. Stefan Behling, director del estudio Foster + Partners, explica que el diseño, con sus elementos finamente elaborados, materiales de origen local y exuberante vegetación, pretende levantar el ánimo y abrazar la energía creativa de Bombay. Un componente internacionalmente reconocible del concepto de diseño es la conexión visualmente perfecta entre el interior y el exterior, posible gracias a fachadas de cristal de 8 metros de altura y un generoso volumen de doble altura. Además, una hilera de fis... Más

NoticiasNoticias • 27 feb. 2023

Foster + Partners complete the DY Patil University Centre of Excellence in Navi Mumbai

El primer proyecto educativo de Foster + Partners en la India, el recientemente terminado Centro de Excelencia de la Universidad DY Patil en Navi Mumbai, es un edificio de diez plantas diseñado para proporcionar espacios de aprendizaje y de vida de alta calidad para aproximadamente 3.000 estudiantes. Desarrollado en estrecha colaboración con el rector de la universidad, el Dr. Vijay Patel, el diseño LEED Platino hace especial hincapié en su respuesta medioambiental. Nigel Young / Foster+Partners   Desde el inicio del proyecto, el Dr. Patil reunió a un equipo de construcción, que incluía a artesanos locales de Navi Mumbai que podían aportar su experiencia única e... Más

NoticiasNoticias • 29 ene. 2023

Foster + Partners complete flexible urban workspace ICÔNE for a post-covid world

In Belval, Luxembourg, Foster + Partners has completed the new office complex ICÔNE. The project's design process began in 2016, well before the pandemic. However, during the building's evolution, the pandemic highlighted the need for a more flexible urban workspace, which the ultimate design strives explicitly to provide. Additionally, the project is part of a significant revitalization of the site and surroundings, which form part of Belval's rich industrial heritage.  Nigel Young / Foster + Partners Designed in collaboration with local practice BFF architectes, the 18,000 square meter office complex comprises two wings surrounding a central atrium. The atrium is the heart of the project, open and bright with plentifu... Más

NoticiasNoticias • 7 nov. 2022

Foster + Partners complete the soaring, structurally expressive 425 Park Avenue tower in Manhattan

Located in Manhattan alongside Modernist icons including the Seagram Building, Lever House, and the CBS Building, the recently completed 425 Park Avenue by Foster + Partners is the first full-block office building added to Park Avenue in over 50 years. Nigel Young / Foster + Partners Standing a total of 47-storeys in height, the building features a triple-height lobby, world-class office accommodation, external green spaces, and a 38-foot-tall penthouse floor. By offsetting the core and bracing the structure, the tower also offers flexible, open floorplates that can accommodate future changing requirements of the contemporary office space. Nigel Young / Foster + Partners Following detailed modelling and analysis of the s... Más

NoticiasNoticias • 12 ene. 2022

Dramatic pyramidal roof peaks define Foster + Partners’ Datong Art Museum

Featuring four interconnected pyramidal roof peaks that appear to emerge from the earth below, the Datong Art Museum by Foster + Partners offers a new cultural destination for China and a new cultural hub for Datong region. In addition to its cultural program, the museum includes learning areas, a children’s gallery, a media library, an archive, and art storage facilities.  Yang Chaoying Visitors are guided to the museum’s entrance by diagonal paths cut into the landscape. Winding ramps then lead down to a sunken plaza, which doubles as an amphitheatre for outdoor performances. Visitors enter the building via a mezzanine level, which overlooks the Grand Gallery. Serving as the social heart of the museum, the Gallery m... Más

NoticiasNoticias • 15 dic. 2021

Foster + Partners unveil Narbo Via Museum - a contemporary building inspired by the Roman antiquities it houses

Narbonne, France: British architectural and engineering firm Foster + Partners (in collaboration with museography design specialist Adrien Gardère Studio) have unveiled Narbo Via Museum – a contemporary building inspired by the Roman antiquities it houses. The museum site is adjacent to the picturesque Canal de la Robine waterway and was conceived both visually and thematically as a landmark of and monument to the region's rich archaeological history.   Nigel Young / Foster + Partners The 8000 sq. m building sits on a raised podium and is surrounded by landscaped areas. Gardens inspired by Roman courtyards and traditional French formal gardens offer tranquility and botanical learning opportunities, a large amphi... Más

NoticiasNoticias • 2 dic. 2021

Apple at the Grove by Foster + Partners embraces the progressive spirit of Los Angeles

Adjacent to Beverly Hills and West Hollywood, this latest Apple store by Foster + Partners is situated in The Grove, a famous open-air shopping and entertainment complex that is one of Los Angeles’ most popular visitor destinations.  Nigel Young / Foster+Partners Exceptionally spacious and light-filled, the design brings together the spirit of the film and entertainment industry and the art of illusion within a soaring store volume that is amplified by a feature mirrored ceiling. The mirrored ceiling is made from a special fabric that gives the illusion that the 60-foot height volume is taller than its already impressive height.  Nigel Young / Foster+Partners Alongside this, five-foot-wide linear roof lights allo... Más

NoticiasNoticias • 20 ago. 2021

Foster + Partners complete the future-minded Edmond and Lily Safra Centre for Brain Sciences

Featuring a perforated aluminium screen façade with a pattern derived from neurological brain structure, Foster + Partners has unveiled the Edmond and Lily Safra Centre for Brain Sciences at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. A future-minded research facility for the scientific exploration of the brain, the building has been carefully situated in the naturally rugged centre of the campus and marks a gateway to the university.  Studio Harel Gilboa The building is arranged as two parallel wings around a central courtyard. The ground floor hosts teaching facilities, a 200-seat auditorium, a library, a café, and a publicly accessible gallery for the display of art related to the brain. The upper levels accomodate twent... Más

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NOKEN - TONO

Juntos, Foster & Partners y Porcelanosa Bathrooms se han esforzado por desarrollar una colección fuera de lo común, en la que todos los componentes elaborados de forma individual funcionan simultáneamente de manera holística y armoniosa. Tono se define por sus opciones y la flexibilidad que ofrece. Casi cualquier configuración es posible. Unificada por un lenguaje de diseño común y simple y una paleta de materiales complementarios y tonos de color, la estética minimalista pone de relieve la honestidad del material, la simplicidad de la forma y el arte de la fabricación. Un baño integral e integrado con una selección ilimitada de acabados y materiales. Más

NoticiasNoticias • 27 abr. 2021

Foster + Partners completes the RCC Headquarters in Russia

Marking their first project in Russia, Foster + Partners has completed the new headquarters of RCC, one of the world’s leading producers of copper. Located in the centre of Ekaterinburg, a main industrial and cultural hub, the 15-storey building’s innovative modular office units are enveloped in an energy-efficient enclosure that draws inspiration from the chemical structure of copper. Methanoia Courtesy of Foster + Partners The office layout is conceived as a ‘house for ‘ staff’ and deviates from conventional communal workspaces with rooms and spaces more intimate and domestic in scale. Each two-storey module comprises a pair of offices, stacked one on top of the other. This is expressed externally throu... Más

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Gabriela Hearst store

Gabriela Hearst, the sustainable global fashion brand with an uncompromising commitment to the environment, has opened its first London outpost, designed by Foster + Partners. Having created a pioneering model for ecologically responsible clothing and accessories, the New York-based label’s first London store is underpinned by a similar sustainable ethos and care for the environment in its materiality and operation.   Norman Foster, Founder and Executive Chairman, Foster + Partners said: “I was inspired by Gabriela’s tireless commitment to sustainability, which fits perfectly with our own enthusiasm for design that demonstrates concern for the environment. The store echoes this approach by using local and recycled m... Más