ALL EYES ON US

We scooped three gongs at the Restaurant & Bar Design Awards for German Gymnasium restaurant in King’s Cross, including the biggest award of the night – Best Overall Restaurant (in the world!) We were also asked to design a pop-up…

CONRAN AND PARTNERS’ REGENERATION OF 1960′S BRUTALIST SCHOOL IS SHORTLISTED FOR TOP UK HOUSING DESIGN AWARD

The Housing Design Awards have revealed this year’s shortlist, with Baylis Old School in the running for a ‘Completed Scheme’ award. The winners will be announced at the official London award ceremony on Tuesday 15th July. Conran and Partners’ design…

TAKING CENTRE STAGE!

Beat the January Blues and do something different this weekend by exploring our magical city as it becomes host to weird, wonderful and colourful light installations. Dotted around iconic areas of the city from Trafalgar Square, Oxford Street, Westminster, Mayfair…

“GERMAN GYMNASIUM, DESPITE ITS NAME, IS SEXY”

We ended last year on a huge high with the completion of our 100th Bar and Restaurant, German Gymnasium, King’s Cross. The design has been warmly received in the press and below are a few of our highlights. So if…

DEL BOY, CENTRE POINT AND LONDON’S HOUSING CRISIS

Proud Londoner and BBC broadcaster, Robert Elms, has an infectious appetite for every aspect of our wonderful city. Three hours a day he delves into the stories and characters, memories and aspirations which make London such a great and unique…

Conran and Partners celebrate their 100th Bar and Restaurant

Three years ago we began a wonderful journey with our client D&D London, their landlord Argent and their base build team Allies and Morrison. Today, we can celebrate the realisation of this truly unique dining destination as we mark our…

DESIGN WEEK: BLAKE TOWER DESIGN REVIEW

Following on from last week’s feature in The Telegraph Luxury, Design Week have published an article on our interiors for the Barbican’s Blake Tower. Here is what editor Sarah Dawood had to say: To read the article on the Design…

THE TELEGRAPH LUXURY: BLAKE TOWER DESIGN REVIEW

Last week Caroline Roux, The Telegraph Luxury’s expert editor of Property and Architecture, went on a hard hat tour of the Barbican’s brutalist Blake Tower. The former YMCA building was originally designed as part of Chamberlin, Powell and Bon’s utopian…

RAISING THE BAR AT KING’S CROSS

As German Gymnasium gears up for its autumn opening, it’s about time we let you know how excited we are to be transforming this amazing building into one of London’s most impressive destination restaurants. Brimming with whimsical architectural details and…

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…

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…