Construction work in East Village on the foundations of the N08 development includes a 30 storey tower and another that is slightly smaller. Hard to see how it won’t overbear the existing uniformity of the Athletes’ Village buildings and especially Vesta House.
One of ten ‘History Trees’ planted at the main entrances to the Olympic Park as a public art commission by British artists Ackroyd and Harvey.
BeachEast has returned to London’s Olympic Park taking up temporary summer residence in the space allotted to the £1.3 billion cultural quarter, or Olympicopolis, from 2018.
As London hands over to Rio, a photograph from 2012 of my favourite temporary venue which was the short-lived 12,000 seat Basketball Arena by Wilkinson Eyre Architects.
The Olympic Park reed beds in spectacular winter colour along the ‘wetlands’ stretch of the River Lea.