Hong Kong-based designer Steve Leung has been appointed to work on the Shangri-La London Hotel at The Shard tower in London Bridge. The Shangri-La London Hotel is set to open in 2012. Jonathan Gibson has joined the Edinburgh office of Scottish consultancy Tayburn as senior strategic planner. Prior to the move Gibson was strategic planner at Navyblue.
A shrinking national economy is now a likely backdrop for the design industry – which despite having a proven track record for growth – has been neglected in this budget.
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Partner Marina Willer has created the branding, exhibition space and two films for the new show, which delves into the history of the Italian car brand.
The development is the first commercial project from the car brand’s Mini Living offshoot, and will include apartments, workspaces and services such as car-sharing.