A new urban landmark on the skyline of Mexico City, the tower marks the gateway to the Paseo de la Reforma from Chapultepec Park. The BBVA Bancomer tower is the result of a collaboration between architectural practices Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners and Legorreta +Legorreta. In bringing together their different architectural languages yet common values, they have created a building that is both contextual and distinctive.
In 1997, Richard Rogers Partnership and co-architects Kisho Kurokawa & Associates were approached by Amano Pharmaceutical to design a low budget building at Kagamigahara City, Gifu, to accommodate the company’s enzyme research group.
£160 million Cancer Centre opens at Guy’s Hospital
The proposal for the redevelopment of the north-west corner of the Museum site will provide a flexible series of spaces which support the wide range of activities undertaken by the British Museum.
VeloVeni arrives in Venice
Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners won the competition for Terminal 5 (T5) at Heathrow Airport in 1989. The terminal became operational in March 2008, after being officially opened by Queen Elizabeth II. The original competition scheme evolved during the 1990s, shaped by changing requirements, including a dramatic reduction in site area and different security needs.
Spy Museum launches construction on new landmark