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1917

Mendes flexes his directorial muscles in this heart-in-mouth, stunning depiction of the horrors of the Great War; 1917 is a one-shot masterpiece. From the get go, there are zero thrills with this film; an unflinching documentation of the horrors of trench warfare, combined with jaw-dropping cinematography. It truly is a cinematic masterpiece, visually unparallelled to [...]

19172020-01-16T15:05:17+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Future Cities

Future cities; what could they look like? And how far off are they? These are all questions that have been thrown up by Toyota's announcement of their 'city of the future' to be built in Japan. So in this week's Property Portal, we delve into what futuristic projects are being forged in the world of [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Future Cities2020-01-13T07:50:31+00:00

BBC SOUND OF 2020

The annual BBC list of the artists set to majorly influence 2020 has been released; and it's got some peaches ladies and gentlemen. As the industry goes from strength to strength, HEKKTA believes we all have good reason to feel very excited. Twenty nineteen was a very good year for music; Stormzy cemented Grime's status in [...]

BBC SOUND OF 20202020-01-10T10:48:57+00:00

LOGO HOUSE

Karina Wiciak of Wamhouse Studio shows how design can trigger inspiration, as she designs a series of houses taking the shape of a logo from several major corporations. Logos are some of the most familiar designs in our world today, brandished on every garment and good, instantly recognisable, and often provide a consumer with a [...]

LOGO HOUSE2020-01-08T15:19:29+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – China

We take a closer look at what's going on in China this week, as it's status as the place for new architecture is firmly cemented, as two major new projects are announced, and the UK property market is showing signs of improvement as we enter into 2020. To celebrate China's transition into modernity, a beautiful [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – China2020-01-06T15:13:52+00:00

2020 Architecture

After a rather eventful decade, HEKKTA looks to the year ahead to see what exciting architecture projects 2020 has in store for us, and what trends we expect will emerge within the industry. Happy New Year! We did it people; made it through the decade! It might all seem like a bad dream, but the decade [...]

2020 Architecture2020-01-02T10:41:35+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – ZHA Timber Stadium

As the year draws to a close, we take a look back on how 2019 has affected the property and architecture world, and HEKKTA looks forward to projects on their way in the New Year, including Zaha Hadid Architects new all-timber stadium. Gloucestershire, England is set to be the site of the world's first all-timber [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – ZHA Timber Stadium2019-12-30T10:16:25+00:00

Return of the RAZR

While your thinking you've opening all your presents, and eaten to your heart's extent, and spoilt yourself beyond belief, there is one huge surprise you may have missed this Christmas. Ladies and gentlemen, the Motorola RAZR is back. With the turn of the decade, we've all been getting a bit nostalgic; looking through old photos, [...]

Return of the RAZR2019-12-29T09:54:41+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Wuxi Taihu Show Theatre

As everybody gears up for Christmas, we've made a small bundle of all the latest news stories concerning property & architecture that might have slipped your attention this week, including the completion of the Wuxi Show Theatre; 'the bamboo forest'. An incredible new theatre, designed by Steven Chilton Architects, has been completed in Wuxi, China. [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Wuxi Taihu Show Theatre2019-12-23T12:29:37+00:00