Nicholas Thomas GRIMSHAW

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1939-10-09
Education Wellington, Edinburgh Coll of Art, AA Sch of Architecture (AADipl)
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Recreations sailing, tennis
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Style Sir Nicholas Grimshaw, CBE, PRA
Career chm: Nicholas Grimshaw & Ptnrs Ltd 1980-2007, Grimshaw Architects LLP 2007-; pres: AA 1999-2001, Royal Acad of Arts 2004-11; major projects incl: Zurich Airport redevelopment, Channel Tunnel terminal for BR Waterloo, Br Pavilion for Expo '92 Seville, Berlin Stock Exchange, BA Combined Operation Centre Heathrow, Camden Superstore for J Sainsbury, HQ for BMW Bracknell, HQ for Igus GmbH Cologne, factory for Herman Miller Bath, Oxford Ice Rink, Gillingham Business Park for Grosvenor Devpts, res centre for Rank Xerox, printing plant for Financial Times, regional HQ for Orange Telephones, restoration of Paddington Station for Railtrack, Caixa Galicia Art Fndn A Coruña, Western Region HQ for the RAC, Euro Inst of Health and Mgmnt Studies Univ of Surrey, The Donald Danforth Plant Science Centre St Louis, The Eden Project, Millennium Point Birmingham, The New Bath Spa, Nat Space Science Centre Leicester, the grandstand at Lords for the MCC, Ijburg Bridge and Biljmer Station for high speed trains Amsterdam, New Exhibition Hall at Site of Frankfurt Fair, headquarters and assembly plant for Rolls Royce Goodwood, New East Wing for RCA London, HQ for Lloyds TSB Gresham St London, Experimental Media and Arts Centre for Rensselaer Poly Inst NY, St Botolph's office bldg London, HQ for KPMG Berlin, Battersea Power Station, Spencer Street Station Melbourne Aust, ExCeL London Phase 2 Devpt, Cancer Research Centre UCL, Garibaldi Republica (fashion and events building) Milan, Nirah (visitor destination and research centre for freshwater aquatic habitats), Adelaide Univ Project 2 Aust, Nat Steel Museum Monterrey Mexico, Fulton Street Station NY, Cutty Sark, Stanstead Airport masterplan for BAA, new academic bldg LSE, new academic bldg K2 London South Bank Univ, extension Queen's Museum of Art NY, Newport City Footbridge Wales, Arts and Innovation Centre Univ of Bangor, Pulkovo Airport St Petersburg, London Crossrail components system, Newport Station, Miami Science Museum, Via Verde Housing Project NY, Nunawading Station Melbourne, London Bridge Station 2010, Dulwich Coll Science Facility 2011, Moenchengladbach masterplan 2012, Material Sciences Building Univ of New South Wales 2012, Wimbledon masterplan 2012, Parramatta Tower Sydney 2012, HS2 Euston, Highpoint Shopping Centre Aust, Tirana masterplan, EDF Energy Sizewell, SITA Facility Suffolk, Heathrow Terminal 2B, NW Rail Link Aust, Jones Street Apartments, Stoke-on-Trent Bus Station, Croton Water Treatment Works; major awards and commendations incl: RIBA Awards 1975, 1978, 1980, 1983, 1986, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1994, 1995, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2013, FT Award for Industrial Architecture 1977, 1980, 1995 and 1997, Br Construction Industry Awards 1988, 1989, 1992, 1993, 1995, 1999, 2001 and 2010, Structural Steel Design Awards 1969, 1977, 1980, 1989, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2007, 2010, 2011 and 2013, Civic Tst Award 1978, 1982, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1996 and 2003, Architectural Design Award 1974, 1982 and 1983, Royal Fine Arts Cmmn Sunday Times 1989, 1993, 1994 and 2004, BBC Design Awards finalist 1990, Business and Indust Award Certificate of Merit 1977, Euro Award for Steel Structure 1981, Constructa Preis for Industrial Architecture in Europe 1990, Quaternario Fndn Int Award 1993, Mies van der Rohe Pavilion Award for Architecture 1994, Lubetkin Prize 2007, Royal Inst of Dutch Architects Building of the Year (for Bijlmer Sation) 2008, Brunel Award 2008, AIA Award 2009, Structural Egrg Award 2010, UK Commercial Property Award 2010, ICE Award 2011, AIA Housing Award 2013, AIA/HUD Secretary's Award 2013; visiting prof Univ of the Arts 2008-; Hon DLitt: London South Bank Univ, Univ of Edinburgh, Heriot Watt Univ, UCL; Hon Dr Poletechnico di Milano 2009; hon memb BDA, Hon FAIA, Hon FRIAS; RIBA 1967, FCSD 1969, RA 1994
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