Gehry Partners y Foster + Partners a remodelar la Battersea Power Station


El proceso de renovación del barrio de Battersea, está en proceso desacuerdo a un plan maestro de Rafael Viñoli, y la tercera fase corresponderá a la propuesta de la union temporal de estos dos estudios, comprenderá 1200 viviendas, hotel, biblioteca y 35.000 m2 de comercio.

frank gehry, founder of gehry partners:
‘gehry partners is honored to have this wonderful opportunity to collaborate with our respected colleagues foster + partners on this seriously important project for the city of london. our goal is to help create a neighborhood and a place for people to live that respects the iconic battersea power station while connecting it into the broader fabric of the city. we hope to create a design that is uniquely london, that respects and celebrates the historical vernacular of the city.’

grant brooker, design director, foster + partners:
‘we moved our own office to wandsworth almost twenty five years ago – the borough is very important to us, so we were absolutely delighted to be chosen to be part of this inspiring regeneration project for the battersea power station redevelopment. it has a vision which will transform this area and create a vibrant new district for south london that we can all be proud of. along with our colleagues at gehry partners, we are joining a great team of designers and we will work closely with them to create a new high street and our part of this exciting new community.’