GREEN MAN LANE FINALIST IN BUILDING AWARDS 2015

The Building Awards 2015 have just revealed this year’s finalists, with Green Man Lane voted one of seven housing projects in the running for ‘Housing Project of The Year’. The winners will be announced at the official award ceremony on…

Simon Kincaid Talks ‘Fusion Retail’

Whiskey and watches. Coffee and bi-cycles. Chocolate and lingerie. We have all experienced fusion retail – the coming together of multiple consumer offers under one brand experience – across many forms and complementary compositions. But what makes these shared retail…

Conran and Partners celebrate with Coca-Cola

We are proud to have helped Coca-Cola honour the 100th anniversary of their iconic contour bottle with a unique installation at the High Museum of Art, Atlanta. Our dynamic ribbon design has been 3D printed over 500 times and suspended…

Conran and Partners unveil West London primary school design

Conran and Partners have submitted plans for a new primary school as part of the continuing transformation of London’s re-energised Green Man Lane. The £155m masterplan is being built by Rydon and A2Domionion, with phase one recently completed. The proposals…

Greenwich Peninsula unveil quarterly newspaper

“As winter tails off, a new riverside community is stirring on the Peninsula. For now, the site might be most familiarly marked by the Millennium Dome, but this former industrial expanse is the setting for an ambitious development project, headed…

Conran and Partners appointed in Joint Venture to deliver South coast housing vision

An ambitious multi-million pound regeneration plan to deliver hundreds of much-needed quality housing to communities in East Sussex has been unveiled by councillors. Lewes District Council has appointed a Joint Venture led by Karis Developments, with housing association Southern Housing…

Tina Norden talks ‘Tales of Creativity’

During the Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair 2015, moderators, speakers and panelists from around the world participated in the Stockholm Design Talks, the Fair’s forum for knowledge and discussions concerning design. The theme of the Stockholm Design Talks were ‘Tales…

Saltdean Lido Secures a further £4.7m

With the start of a new year brings more fantastic news for the neglected seaside lido as it has been granted £4.7m from the Heritage Lottery Fund. Just recently it secured £2.3m from the Coastal Communities Fund. Conran and Partners…

Providing natural inspiration for Hong Kong’s new creative landmark – PMQ

Standing desolate for fifteen years, the former Police Married Quarters building has been transformed into a unique hub for nurturing local designers and exciting new talent. Conran and Partners were asked to design three artist-in-residence rooms and a private communal…

‘The Architectural Model: Exploring scale and vision’

DISCOVER the creativity, skill and innovation involved in model making and the important role it plays in the design process, as told in a new exhibition at The Architecture Centre in Bristol.  Extended by popular demand to the 7th April…

Saltdean Lido secures £2.3m of extra funding

Brilliant news announcement from Rebecca Crook, Director & Chair of the Saltdean Lido Community Interest Company: “We are delighted to announce that our £2.3 million grant application to CCF has been successful. This hard-fought success is our biggest grant to date and represents a major milestone in our campaign to…

Butlers Wharf, words by Paul Zara

EDGEcondition Volume 05, January 2015 ‘Placemaking’ - In this issue, Paul Zara, director and architect at Conran and Partners, explores the transformation of Butlers Wharf and how it still remains an exemplar of urban regeneration.   You can read the article…

Centre Point: In Full Swing

Centre Point, one of Britain’s best-loved buildings, officially begins a new lease of life as work commences on site. The 1960s grade II listed office tower will be converted into 82 apartments, designed to celebrate and enhance the building’s iconic…

Staff News

Congratulations to Victoria Whenray, Tina Norden and Simon Kincaid who have been promoted to Project Directors.  Victoria joined Conran and Partners in 2009 and has primarily worked on residential and mixed-use regeneration projects in a design, project management, and client…

Capital Idea! Building on the A12

Nigel Lea, architect and director at Conran and Partners, has recently published a Capital Idea in the latest issue of New London Quarterly; a magazine focused on property, architecture, planning and construction. “A Capital Idea to propose developing over the A12 in East…

Tomorrow’s Guestrooms Design Competition

Would you like a chance to win an interior design internship and see your hotel room design become a reality? Hotel ICON, in partnership with Hong Kong Polytechnic University, have created the “Tomorrow’s Guestrooms Design Competition”.  Working within the confines…

Greenwich Peninsula “London’s Ultimate Village”

The Greenwich Peninsula Masterplan is one of Europe’s largest regeneration schemes. ES Magazine recently described it as London’s Ultimate Village for arty, foody, design-savvy Londoners. Once upon a time, Greenwich was a neglected marshland and shipyard. Today, exciting British designed…

The Great Brighton Santa Dash!

Congratulations to all the Santas at Conran and Partners for entering an amazing Santa Dash over the weekend! Judging by your ripped trousers, a good time was had by all. Special mention goes out to Guillem Martinez-Piera for claiming second…

Conran and Partners’ vision delivers new homes across South London

Two innovative inner-city regeneration plans that will deliver much-needed housing have been given the go-ahead by planners in south London. The mixed tenure developments in Croydon and Camberwell have been created by Conran and Partners for housing provider Family Mosaic….

2015 Fedrigoni Top Award: The Jury at Work

Fedrigoni’s story began at the Verona Paper Mill, where in 1888 Giuseppe Antonio Fedrigoni founded the world-renowned paper brand. It was at this historic Verona HQ, that five independent jury members met to thumb through the submissions that made it…

Tonight’s the night! European Hotel Design Awards Ceremony 2014

Wish us luck! Tonight’s the night for the European Hotel Design Awards grand reveal! Conran and Partners have been shortlisted for the interior design of the beautiful boutique hotel – The Guest House, Vienna. The hotel promises to be a…

Conran and Partners win Gold at the 2014 Pentawards!

PENTAWARDS 2014, TOKYO. The Pentawards is the major worldwide competition exclusively devoted to packaging design in all its forms.  We are very happy to announce that our ‘Paint by Conran’ packaging has just won Gold at the 2014 Pentawards. Drawing…

Meeting the Masters of Modernism

THE MODERNIST ISSUE #12: DEPARTED The modernist magazine is a quarterly publication about 20th century modernist architecture and design. Words by Paul Zara, Director Conran and Partners When I was a 2nd year student at the Bartlett School of Architecture in the 1980s…

Restaurant and Bar Design Awards 2014

We are very happy to announce that two of our recent restaurant projects, Parlé in Istanbul and Crafthouse in Leeds were shortlisted in this year’s Restaurant and Bar Design Awards! The Restaurant & Bar Design Awards shortlist includes 190 projects…

Leaving a trace

Trace is a collection of structured tiles designed by Conran and Partners for British Ceramic Tile, a truly British collaboration. Three dimensional pattern is used to manipulate light, bringing rooms to life and creating an ever changing look throughout the…