Exploring Boundaries: The Architecture of Wilkinson Eyre

Exploring Boundaries: The Architecture of Wilkinson Eyre

Peter Davey, Kurt W. Forster


The London architectural enterprise Wilkinson Eyre Architects, based in 1983, has been drawing consciousness because the Nineteen Nineties with its wealth of cutting edge and imaginitive designs particularly its fabulous and structurally bold bridges. The best-known and so much hugely acclaimed are the Gateshead Millennium Bridge (2001) and the Floral road Bridge (2003). The enterprise has gained many prizes, together with the RIBA Stirling Prize two times. It has additionally verified the more and more foreign scope of its actions via getting into the competitions for the Guangzhou West Tower in China and the Tensegrity Bridge in Washington DC, USA.This ebook deals precise documentation of a few 15 buildings and tasks, with specific awareness paid to the context of every layout. The tasks provided contain the Stirling Prize-winning Magna Centre in Rotherham, united kingdom; the nationwide Waterfront Museum in Swansea, united kingdom; the Guangzhou West Tower in China; and the Gatwick Airbridge, united kingdom, between others.

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