1823-53, British Museum, London
The core of today’s British Museum, including the great south front,
2000 – Botanic Gardens of Wales, Llanarthney, Carmarthen
This spectacular dome is the largest single span glasshouse in the world, and was designed by Norman Foster and Partners.
Stormin Norman retreats from Dublin
Architectural firm Foster+Partners has closed its Dublin office as part of a redundancy process worldwide. The first sign that the Dublin office’s days were numbered came in a fax sent to management at the firm,
Roche rejected advice on Clarence Hotel proposals from department
Former Minister for the Environment Dick Roche rejected a strong recommendation from his department’s heritage officers that it should object to plans for the redevelopment of Dublin’s Clarence Hotel.