Posts tagged "design"
Weekend Design Agenda: The Hive at Kew

Weekend Design Agenda: The Hive at Kew

A magnificent organic shape adorns the skyline thirty minutes south of central London. With a lattice backdrop against the sky and a honeycomb structure, if you haven’t caught sight of The Hive at Kew Gardens, Richmond, near London, then you’re missing out on a multi-sensory experience in one of the most unrivalled garden settings. The immersive...
Weekend Design Agenda | Serpentine Pavillion

Weekend Design Agenda | Serpentine Pavillion

Summer means another Serpentine Pavillion & this year doesn’t disappoint! This weekend you must get to see the iconic annual structure & tonight’s Park Night performance at 8pm by Shen Xin which promises to delve into the emotional states that are caused by socio-political structures. Instead of usually hitting the pub, head along to tonight’s...
Weekend Design Agenda: Exhibitions you need to catch

Weekend Design Agenda: Exhibitions you need to catch

Now that the sun is finally shining it has encouraged PENSONites to get out at the weekend and soak up any sun we can get! What better way to celebrate a London in summer than exploring around all the best exhibitions. Here we select our top picks & our not-to-be-missed artists. Catch these before they...
PENSON's Pick: Monkey-ing around

PENSON’s Pick: Monkey-ing around

Style mavens take note: the coolest lighting trend for 2017 fits perfectly in the workplace, not just at home. After all – quirky lighting should be enjoyed all the time – not least when we spend most of our time at work. PENSON are a crazy cool bunch when it comes down to designing spaces...
PENSON's summer social!

PENSON’s summer social!

There’s nothing like open water to calm the soul and to restore creative minds. That’s exactly what the PENSON team did in our annual summer social last week. We headed down to the Southern English coast and hopped on a fancy boat to spend the day catching up with colleagues and friends – all while sipping...
PENSON announce Lotte World Tower complete!

PENSON announce Lotte World Tower complete!

PENSON announce the completion of their highly anticipated project for Lotte World Tower, Seoul, Korea. The fifth tallest building in the world enrolled global designers PENSON to bring 23 floors of the iconic structure to life after they delivered the perfect design proposal in less than 4 weeks. PENSON’s disruptive designs form the pivotal commercial success...
Clerkenwell Design Week | Top ten picks

Clerkenwell Design Week | Top ten picks

Navigating one of the most richly curated design shows on offer can prove to be tricky so we thought we’d compile a list of the ten not-to-be-missed events at Clerkenwell Design Week (23rd – 25th May). The showrooms are obviously such a vital part of Clerkenwell, not least because they are the lifeblood of the district,...
Salone Del Mobile | Our favourite picks

Salone Del Mobile | Our favourite picks

This years’ Salone Del Mobile came and went in a flash and treated us to some gorgeous furniture in the process. Salone is the creme de la creme of the yearly furniture shows, and it’s cemented itself as the most eagerly awaited furniture show in the calendar. Predicting trends and upcoming trusty pieces to incorporate...
Project completed | Hitachi HQ

Project completed | Hitachi HQ

Global design leaders PENSON prove once again that their global design ethos is a winning formula. Won via an international design competition, PENSON were selected to deliver Hitachi’s new Global Centre for Social Innovation in London. In the words of Hitachi, ‘Inspire the Next’, is the message in PENSON’s creation of a HQ brimming with the mod cons...
Lotte World Tower opens!

Lotte World Tower opens!

LOTTE World Tower is now open! After 7 years of planning & construction, £2.8 Billion spent, the World’s fifth tallest building in central Seoul is now complete. And what a sight it is to behold. With interiors by PENSON, Lotte Tower’s 123 floors are at the cutting edge of European design. PENSON brought the right...
Lee invited to speak at MIPIM 2017

Lee invited to speak at MIPIM 2017

Jealousy is rife in the PENSON office as CEO Lee is leaving the dreary UK & jetting off to Cannes for the annual MIPIM Property Market event, 14th – 17th March. Lee has been selected to contribute to the leading premier real estate event in Palais des Festivals, Cannes, on the 16th March to talk...
PENSONites are design nomads!

PENSONites are design nomads!

Despite launching our hugely exciting JO&JOE project, in collaboration with AccorHotels in September, the PENSON team have still been very busy getting out and about this autumn. We thought you’d like to catch up on all the things we’ve been up to that help inspire us to be a great team of eccentrics. Our designer,...