HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Hudson Yards

The Hudson Yards project has opened to the public, as the first phase of the enormous development is completed. In other news, RIBA announce London's best new buildings and the poor living conditions in student accomodations is highlighted. The mammoth Hudson Yards development phase one has finally been completed, and opened up to the public [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Hudson Yards 2019-03-18T15:31:46+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Spurs Stadium

Spurs announce that after several delays, they will play their first game in the new stadium in April, and this year's winner of the Pritzker Prize is announced. Find out all about it in the latest edition of HEKKTA's Property Portal. Tottenham Hotspur have announced that their new stadium will be finally host it's first [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Spurs Stadium 2019-03-11T14:04:05+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Museums

Several new museums and visitor centres, showcasing some stunning architecture have been unveiled this week. So HEKKTA takes a closer look, whilst touching on all property and architecture news from around the globe. Sitting 2,275 metres above sea level at the summit of Plan de Corones in Italy, architects EM2 have completed a stunning museum, [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Museums 2019-03-04T15:42:39+00:00

Frame House / Menorca

As sun shines over Britain, we've all turned our hopeful heads to the summer. Shorts on, shades are out, and search buttons for sun have been increased tapped - and Nomo Studio have made the perfect summer getaway on the unique island of Menorca. Not too many people know all that much about the isle [...]

Frame House / Menorca 2019-02-27T12:20:15+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Toronto

This week, we focus on projects going on in Toronto, including contributions to the new 'future city' planned for the area, and a stunning new university building. Snøhetta and Heatherwick Studio have joined the huge project in Toronto headed by Sidewalk Labs, to create a new high-tech 'future city' on the Eastern waterfront of Toronto. [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Toronto 2019-02-25T14:43:38+00:00

Karl Lagerfeld – A True Creative

On Monday morning, the world lost a true icon of the fashion world - Karl Lagerfeld. Although many of us are not in tune with fashion culture, Lagerfeld's influence spread far beyond just the needle and thread. A pioneer and a giant in design, Karl Lagerfeld was the truest of creatives. Speaking of how he [...]

Karl Lagerfeld – A True Creative 2019-02-21T11:22:35+00:00

Junya Ishigami – Serpentine Pavilion 2019

Japanese architect Junya Ishigami has been announced as the designer for this year's Serpentine Pavilion. So HEKKTA takes a closer look at this mysterious architect's most revered works, picking out six of our favourites. Each year, the Serpentine Gallery in London commissions a pavilion to be built on it's grounds, choosing a leading architect to [...]

Junya Ishigami – Serpentine Pavilion 2019 2019-02-20T10:46:18+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Amazon Withdrawal

Amazon announce they are scrapping their plans for a new HQ2 in Queens, New York and Dubai is set for another supertall skyscraper. Read on to find out more. After major backlash from local politicians, Amazon have cancelled their plans to build a vast new headquarters in Queens, New York. Despite business in the area [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Amazon Withdrawal 2019-02-18T10:25:55+00:00

Ethan Russell – An Eye Behind The Glamour

Not many of us would have been lucky enough to witness the swinging 60s and the era of rock'n'roll first hand; instead relying on videos, films and pictures to tell the tale. Well Ethan Russell was the storyteller. Capturing some of the defining moments in rock's history, his infamous pictures help us to dream of [...]

Ethan Russell – An Eye Behind The Glamour 2019-02-13T09:39:23+00:00