Art and Architecture Lectures and Tours

Thomas Heatherwick

– the modern Leonardo?

The past few years have seen the meteoric rise of this extraordinarily versatile young designer with his acclaimed Olympic Cauldron and iconic new London bus. 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 talk looks at the problems presented, and the wonderfully creative ways in which Heatherwick and his team have responded.