ONLY TECHNOLOGY CAN SAVE US FROM ITSELF

In the last decade, no other tech product has had more impact on the way we live than the smartphone. With hardware performance leaping ahead year on year, and the Internet of Things promising that everything from your front door…

CONRAN AND PARTNERS’ PRIMARY SCHOOL DESIGN RECEIVES UNANIMOUS PLANNING APPROVAL

The £155m transformation of West Ealing’s Green Man Lane estate has been given a further boost with the go-ahead to construct a brand new building for St. John’s Primary School as part of the expansion of the school and the…

Conran and Partners’ Housing Scheme shortlisted for top UK Design Award

The Housing Design Awards 2015 have revealed this year’s finalists, with Green Man Lane in the running for a ‘Completed Scheme’ award. The winners will be announced at the official award ceremony on Monday 13th July in London.    Conran…

A splash of paint!

It’s incredible the difference a touch of paint can make. It is the easiest way to make an instant impact on your home, shift your mood, highlight your favourite features and intelligently pull a space together. If you’re not sure…

Conran and Partners view from Japan

Conran and Partners has been working in Japan for over 20 years, during which time we have had the opportunity to create a diverse portfolio of projects; big & small, urban & rural, architecture & interiors.  The range of our…

Conran and Partners join Auckland  harbour hotel design team

Conran and Partners has been appointed to create the interior design of a spectacular new £102.5 million luxury hotel development on the Auckland waterfront in New Zealand. The design team at Conran and Partners will bring its vision and global…

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….