Thomas Alexander HEATHERWICK

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1970-02-17
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Books & Publications Thomas Heatherwick: Making (2012)
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Style Thomas Heatherwick, Esq, CBE, RDI
Career designer; estab Heatherwick Studio 1994-; visiting lectr: Manchester Met Univ 2000, RCA 2000 and 2002, Bartlett Sch of Architecture 2001, Kingston Univ 2001; artist conslt St Hellier Waterfront for Jersey Govt 2000, conslt Milton Keynes Cncl 2001; sr research fell V&A Museum; memb Panel Farrell Review of Architecture and the Built Environment 2014; hon doctorates: RCA, Univ of Dundee, Univ of Manchester, Univ of Brighton, Sheffield Hallam Univ; Hon FRIBA, RA 2013; current projects incl: Maggie's Centre Yorkshire, Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa (Zeitz MOCCA), Al Fayah Park Abu Dhabi, two large scale devpts in Shanghai, Google Campus Mountain View California, Pier55 NY, Garden Bridge London; other architectural projects incl: sitooterie for English Heritage Northumberland 2003, kiosk for Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, temple for Shingon-Shu Sect Kagoshima Japan, cultural centre for St Francis Initiative Hereford, Longchamp world flagship store NY, Pacific Place Hong Kong, East Beach café Littlehampton, pavillion for World Expo Shanghai 2010, Bombay Sapphire Distillery Laverstoke Mill, Learning Hub Nanyang Technological Univ Singapore; sculpture projects incl: Harvey Nichols Autumn Intrusion 1997, Guastavino's for Sir Terence Conran NY 2000, Bleigiessen for The Wellcome Tst London 2004; infrastructure projects incl: Paternoster Vents for MEC / Stanhope plc Paternoster Square London 2002, King's Cross Glass Bridge, Rolling Bridge for Paddington Basin Devpts Ltd London 2004, Teesside Power Station in Stockton; planning and urban design projects incl: Arts Cncl 2002, Milton Keynes (lead artist for the city 2004-05), Edgware Road, Guy's Approaches Guy's Hosp London, design for New Bus for London; RDI 2004; other projects incl: Spun Chairs 2007, Extrusion Benches 2009, London 2012 Olympic cauldron 2012; Awards Edward Marshall Prize 1994, Crafts Cncl Setting-up Award 1995, Gold D&AD Awards 1998 (Silver 2003), Sustainable Furniture Competition Earth Centre Doncaster 2000, Design Week Awards 2001, Paviors Award for Excellence 2002, Bombay Sapphire Awards 2003 and 2004, International Footbridge Awards 2005, Structural Steel Design Awards 2005, Walpole Award for Design 2005, Art and Work Awards 2006, Prince Philip Designer's Prize 2006, Lubetkin Prize RIBA 2010, London Design Medal 2010, Designer of the Year Wallpaper Design Awards 2011, Visual Arts South Bank Award 2013 (for Olympic cauldron), Critics' Circle Visual Arts and Architecture Award 2013, Champion for London London First Awards 2013
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