Art and Architecture Lectures and Tours

Thomas Heatherwick

Thomas Heatherwick – a modern Leonardo?

Thomas Heatherwick – a modern Leonardo? The past decade has seen the meteoric rise of this extraordinarily versatile British designer with his acclaimed Olympic cauldron, the iconic new London bus and designs for a spectacular new HQ building for Google. Over the last twenty years the Heatherwick Studio has used an intriguing combination of curiosity and experimentation to produce a vast range of solutions to design challenges around the world. This ta lk looks at the problems presented, and the wonderfully creative ways in which Heatherwick and his team have responded