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Millennium Dome storm damage features in today’s Dezeen Agenda newsletter

February 22, 2022 Kate McCusker 0
Richard Rogers' Millennium Dome roof damage

The latest edition of our Dezeen Agenda newsletter features London’s Millennium Dome, which was severely damaged during Storm Eunice. A large section of the fabric roof of the 20,000-capacity venue, which was originally designed by British architect Richard Rogers, was pulled off by the storm, exposing its interior. Videos and images shared on social media show

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Roof of Richard Rogers’ Millennium Dome blown off in Storm Eunice

February 18, 2022 Tom Ravenscroft 0
Richard Rogers' Millennium Dome roof damage

Breaking news: the high-tech Millennium Dome in London, which was designed by British architect Richard Rogers, has been severely damaged in Storm Eunice. A large section of the fabric roof of the building in Greenwich, which is now known as the O2 Arena, has been pulled off by the storm, exposing the inside of the venue.

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22 Parkside “led to most of the work I do” says Richard Rogers

January 15, 2022 James Parkes 0
22 Parkside by Richard Rogers

In the final exclusive interview that Dezeen filmed with Richard Rogers in 2013, the late architect discusses the concept behind his Wimbledon house, 22 Parkside. The interview forms part of a series Dezeen filmed with Rogers to coincide with a retrospective of his work at the Royal Academy of Arts in London in 2013. Rogers, who

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“I would like to think that my ethics may continue” says Richard Rogers

January 14, 2022 Alice Finney 0
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In the penultimate video from a series that we filmed in 2013 with Richard Rogers, the late British architect reflects on his career and legacy. Rogers, who passed away on 18 December aged 88 was one of the world’s best-known architects, best known for his pioneering high-tech architecture. Among his most recognisable work is the

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“London is unique in being partly controlled by views,” says Richard Rogers

January 13, 2022 Jane Englefield 0
Cheesegrater building

In the fourth exclusive interview that we filmed with Richard Rogers in 2013, the late architect explains the shape of the Leadenhall building and how it was designed to complement London’s diverse skyline. The interview forms part of a series filmed by Dezeen in 2013, which marked a retrospective of the architect’s work at the Royal

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“We were attacked by everybody” when the Lloyd’s building opened, recalls Richard Rogers

January 12, 2022 Nat Barker 0
Richard Rogers

In the third of the video Dezeen interviews filmed with Richard Rogers in 2013, the late architect discussed the Lloyd’s building in London and the backlash prompted by its radical design. Rogers, who passed away on 18 December aged 88, spoke to Dezeen to coincide with a retrospective of his work at the Royal Academy

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“All good architecture is modern in its time” says Richard Rogers

January 11, 2022 Lizzie Crook 0
exterior of Centre Pompidou in Paris

In the second exclusive interview that we filmed with Richard Rogers, the late British architect explained the story behind the Centre Pompidou that he designed with Renzo Piano. The interview is one of a series filmed with Rogers to coincide with a retrospective of his work at the Royal Academy of Arts in London in

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Architects should try to “leave the city more beautiful than when we entered” says Richard Rogers

January 10, 2022 Cajsa Carlson 0
"As architects we have a responsibility to society" - Richard Rogers

Following the death of Richard Rogers last month, we’re republishing a series of exclusive interviews we filmed with the British architect in 2013. In the first, Rogers spoke about architects’ responsibility to society and his work process. Rogers, who passed away on 18 December aged 88, spoke to Dezeen to coincide with a retrospective of

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This week architects paid tribute to high-tech pioneer Richard Rogers

December 26, 2021 Tom Ravenscroft 0
Portrait of Richard Rogers

This week on Dezeen, we covered the news that Pritzker Architecture Prize-winning architect Richard Rogers passed away aged 88. Rogers, who was one of the world’s best-known architects, passed away in his home on 18 December. Tributes were paid to the “superstar” architect by creatives including Peter Barber, Charles Holland and Julia Barfield. In his tribute, fellow

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“I would like to think that my ethics may continue” said Richard Rogers in 2013 video interview

December 20, 2021 Siufan Adey 0
Richard Rogers

Renowned British architect Richard Rogers, who died on Saturday, reflected on his legacy and told the stories behind his Centre Pompidou in Paris and Lloyd’s building in London in this video interview filmed by Dezeen in 2013. In the short film, the Pritzker Prize-winning architect discusses his practice Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners, his key

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