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THE GHERKIN

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AKA 30 St Mary Axe, London

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30 St Mary Axe-The Gherkin - London, designed by Norman Foster. You can also see St Andrew Undershaft church, built in 1532 on the site of two earlier churches **The Gherkin and the Shard - two buildings so out of place on a lovely skyline. England And Scotland, England Uk, London England, Oxford England, Cornwall England, Travel England, Yorkshire England, Yorkshire Dales, Big Ben

The Gherkin

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From my Board: "Architecture" The bullet building [The Gherkin], London Unusual Buildings, Famous Buildings, Interesting Buildings, Amazing Buildings, Modern Buildings, Architecture Unique, Futuristic Architecture, Interior Architecture, Interior Design

Photoshop Submission for 'Color Blind 12' Contest | Design #8892001

Check out this Photoshop Design for DesignCrowd (Community Contests) | Design: #8892001, Designer: dsandstr

old meets the new. St Pauls Cathedral and The Gherkin - London (This isnt photoshopped - the City of London and the buildings of the financial district now tower over St Pauls) Places To Travel, Places To See, The Places Youll Go, London Architecture, Amazing Architecture, Classic Architecture, Gothic Architecture, Ancient Architecture, London City

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The old meets the new. St Paul’s Cathedral and ‘The Gherkin’ - London (This isn’t photoshopped - the City of London and the buildings of the financial district now tower over St Paul’s)

Swiss Re Headquarters, 30 St Mary Axe (The Gherkin) - London - was designed by Norman Foster and erected by Skanska in The building has become an iconic symbol of London and is one of the city’s most widely recognised examples of modern architecture. London Architecture, Futuristic Architecture, Contemporary Architecture, Amazing Architecture, Art And Architecture, Classical Architecture, Norman Foster, Famous Buildings, Unique Buildings

Review of the decade: Jonathan Glancey on architecture . The Guardian

Here are the top ten buildings of the decade compiled by Jonathan Glancey of The Guardian. They are listed in his own respective orders thou...

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Perfect buildings: the maths of modern architecture

March 2007 Back to the Constructing our lives packageArchitecture has in the past done great things for geometry. Together with the need to measure the land they lived on, it was people's need to build their buildings that caused them to first investigate the theory of form and shape. But today, 4500 years after the great pyramids were built in Egypt, what can mathematics do for architecture?

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Photos: Check out These Beautiful Photos of London Taken at Dusk

The Evening Standard (London’s local newspaper) recently published these beautiful pictures recently take of London at dusk. I love the calming tones in these images! They were taken by photographer Navjot Singh. Enchanting and beautiful in only the way London can be.

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Kevin Craig on Twitter

“Enjoyed great visit to @lloydsoflondon and @gherkin today amazing buildings & history of important sector for London”

EU Mies Award 2005 Finalist :: 30 St Mary Axe, Swiss Re Headquarters > Foster + Partners > London United, Kingdom Movement Architecture, Architecture Program, Parametric Architecture, London Architecture, Architecture Details, Modern Architecture, Foster Architecture, Curtain Wall Detail, Glass Curtain Wall

30 St Mary Axe | Foster + Partners

London’s first ecological tall building and an instantly recognisable addition to the city’s skyline, this headquarters designed for Swiss Re is rooted in a radical approach − technically, architecturally, socially and spatially. Forty-one storeys high, it provides 46,400 square metres net of office space together with an arcade of shops and cafés accessed from a newly created piazza.

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The Gherkin

Londons first ecological tall building and an instantly recognisable addition to the citys skyline, 30 St Mary Axe is rooted in a radical approach - technically, architecturally, socially and spatiall...

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The best things to do in London

Check out our ultimate guide to things to do in London in 2020. Find the very best things back open to do, eat, see and visit, from the South Bank and the Shard to Kew Gardens and Hampstead Heath. Pick from weekend activities, day trips or lunchtime adventures.

Image 9 of 35 from gallery of 30 St Mary Axe Tower / Foster + Partners. Photograph by Nigel Young - Foster + Partners 30 St Mary Axe, Architecture Student, Architecture Details, Interior Architecture, Biomimicry Architecture, Interior Design, Norman Foster, Gherkin London, Swiss Re

30 St Mary Axe | Foster + Partners

London’s first ecological tall building and an instantly recognisable addition to the city’s skyline, this headquarters designed for Swiss Re is rooted in a radical approach − technically, architecturally, socially and spatially. Forty-one storeys high, it provides 46,400 square metres net of office space together with an arcade of shops and cafés accessed from a newly created piazza.