11 August 2014

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Tamiko Thiel: Exciting New Digital Artwork Augments Reality At The Shard

Visitors to London’s Shard building and King’s College Guy’s Campus will be able to view a new digital artwork by internationally renowned artist Tamiko Thiel from 25 September.  Created in collaboration with psychiatrist and clinical lecturer Dominic ffytche from King’s College London, the work explores the fragility of human vision and how changes to the […]

20 June 2014

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Renzo Piano’s Shard Wins Prestigious RIBA Award For Architectural Excellence

RIBA has unveiled the winners of the 2014 Royal Institute of British Architects National Awards. This is the most rigorously-judged awards for architectural excellence. RIBA National Award winning buildings set the standard for good architecture; these are projects that go beyond the brief and exceed the client’s expectation. The shortlist for the coveted RIBA Stirling […]

6 July 2012

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The Shard London’s Latest Sore Thumb Completes On Schedule

Last night, I attending an event to celebrate the completion of western Europe’s tallest building ,The Shard. I was promised a significant occasion, with a laser light show emulating from the building and a performance by the London Philharmonic  orchestra. I have to admit, It was a bit lame, but hey free entertainment never the […]

25 May 2012

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Seoul Gets Its Own Landmark Shard Tower

While the finishing touches are being put on the Shard in London, architect Renzo Piano is looking east with the Landmark Tower that will featuring prominently in the new skyline of South Korea’s capital.Renzo Piano is a prolific architect with offices in Paris, Genoa, and New York.  Piano began his career working for the important […]