Thomas Heatherwick has won the 2006 Prince Phillip Designers Prize, becoming, at age 36, the youngest ever winner. He saw off competition from Lucienne Day and David Mellor, who both received a Special Commendation, Rodney Fitch, Rodney Kinsman, Stephen Payne and Richard Rogers.
This year winning work will be given a bigger platform than ever before, we are assembling our biggest ever judging panel and categories have been tweaked for maximum relevance.
The light art festival is committing more than £50,000 to fund six new designs ahead of its November 2021 event in Durham, UK.
KB Architects led the project to transform the office facility into a working lab within three months.
We speak to the incoming CEO about why design needs to be at the forefront of “build back better” operations, and how her previous business background will help in her