Thomas Heatherwick is set to expand his international reputation in the coming year, thanks to two exhibitions that will tour the United States and East Asia, reports the Architects' Journal. The US exhibition, titled "Provocations: The Architecture and Design of Heatherwick Studio" will tour Dallas, LA and New York from September 2014 to October 2015. The Asia exhibit is yet to be formally announced, although it is believed it will begin in Singapore in Spring 2015. Read on after the break for more details of the exhibitions.
Focusing on the design concepts behind Heatherwick Studio's earlier, smaller work, as well as showcasing some more recent architectural projects around the globe, "Provocations: The Architecture and Design of Heatherwick Studio" will be showcased at:
- Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas: 13 September 2014 - 4 January 2015
- Hammer Museum, Los Angeles: 15 February 2015 - 24 May 2015
- Cooper-Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, New York: 21 June 2015 - 26 October 2015
The Asia exhibition, suported by the British Design Council, will showcase Heatherwick's work with a particular focus on his projects in Asia, such as his pavilion at the 2010 Shanghai Expo and his designs for a learning hub at the Nanyang Technological University.
Story via the Architects' Journal