Tag: Richard Rogers

"Office buildings tend to be very
boring" - Richard Rogers

"Office buildings tend to be very boring" - Richard Rogers

In the next movie in our series focussing on the work of Richard Rogers, the British architect talks exclusively to Dezeen about the challenges of designing an interesting office building and explains how the new Leadenhall building in London, dubbed "the Cheesegrater", got its distinctive shape. Update: this interview is featured in Dezeen Book of Interviews, which is on sale now for £12. More »

"We thought Lloyd's building was the ultimate
in technology, but it's practically hand made"

"We thought Lloyd's building was the ultimate in technology, but it's practically hand made"

In the next movie in our series focussing on key projects by Richard Rogers, the British architect talks exclusively to Dezeen about his radical Lloyd's building in London and explains why he is not completely comfortable with the "high-tech" label that is often applied to his work. Update: this interview is featured in Dezeen Book of Interviews, which is on sale now for £12. More »