Last night we went to a presentation by international architect Eun Young Yi, speaking in the UK for the first time about his signature buildings including the famous Stuttgart Library. Afterwards we shared some riverside drinks with Eun, and discussed ideas about library design, Günter Behnisch, Tadao Ando, and Eun’s fascination with typical London architecture… Read More Chardonnay & Chimneys
Today we had a presentation from one of our Audio-Visual consultants Will Brocklebank of Face to Face Digital, to keep us up to date with the latest in home automation and new technology. After leaving Will to set up in our meeting room, we were impressed with his impromptu projector-raising construction made from our various… Read More Technology Skills
Some more pictures of the successfully completed Dress Box – a bespoke modern wardrobe. Showing the dresses lined up on their luminated LED clothes rails, gliding elegantly into the centre of the room for easy access. Also some overview images illustrating the discrete modern box profile, floating in the middle of a stone and brick… Read More Fitted Out
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from Bernard Stilwell Architects.
This year our office Christmas dinner was at the Portal restaurant in Clerkenwell.
The perfect fit – how to craft architecture with a contemporary tailored cut, to sit comfortably alongside more classic lines. Haute couture, French for “high sewing” or “high dressmaking” or “high fashion” refers to the creation of exclusive custom-fitted clothing. Haute couture is made to order for a specific customer, and it is usually made… Read More The Dress Box
Today we all went to see what’s new on the design scene, at the annual UK design industry trade show at Earl’s Court in London.
This week we have been working on some plans for NSPCC.
Today we visited one of our previous projects, near St Paul’s cathedral in the City – our friends and clients at BCP happened to have a perfect view of Team GB’s Olympic celebration parade! Bernard Stilwell Architects completed the fit-out of various City offices for BCP, most recently in 2010.
Here are some analytical 3d diagrams of the Dress Box.