One Hundred East Fifty Third – A Tour Inside Luxury

HEKKTA takes a walking tour inside Foster + Partners' new skinny skyscraper in the towering metropolis of New York. Luxury on luxury, this insight into premier New York real estate is sure to leave you ridden with envy. Ah, New York. The bright, dazzling lights and the incessant hustle and bustle of the city is [...]

One Hundred East Fifty Third – A Tour Inside Luxury 2018-12-07T08:37:31+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – RIBA International Prize & New Builds

This week in the world of architecture and property, we saw some new buildings gain plaudits from RIBA, aswell as the announcement of the City of London's newest skyscraper - The Tulip. Click here to read HEKKTA's latest piece on Foster + Partners' new addition to the London skyline. ________________________________________________________________________ The winner of this year's [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – RIBA International Prize & New Builds 2018-11-26T09:56:45+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Kengo Kuma

This week Kengo Kuma & Associates dominate the architecture headlines, unveiling two big projects in the pipeline. Other architecture giants such as Heatherwick Studios have joined them in the papers, announcing new projects in a busy week for property & architecture. Kengo Kuma has unveiled his design for a truly stunning aquatics centre in Copenhagen [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Kengo Kuma 2018-04-16T09:27:08+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – The Arts

We take a look at how houses of the arts can be hosted by some of the best architecture and design around and why the two work so harmoniously well together - as well as the good, the bad and the ugly in all things property and architecture. Mexico City-based Rojkind Arquitectos have built a [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – The Arts 2017-12-28T17:56:34+00:00

Bus Stop Photography

After just returning from a trip to Birmingham, we were delighted to see this collection of bus stop shots by native photographer Stephen Calcutt, but in a slightly different style. Calcutt perfectly captures the essence of bus stops, that we all know so well, by using the scratched and vandalised windows as his lens. Calcutt's [...]

Bus Stop Photography 2017-12-28T11:10:25+00:00

Designing An Album

Design and music have long gone hand in hand. The album artwork is the first thing anyone will see, and if you get it right, it can really transform the music. Inspired by some interestingly designed covers by Tycho, a musician/designer, we decided to collate some of our favourite album covers of all time and [...]

Designing An Album 2017-12-28T11:10:26+00:00

Food For Power

Photographer Dan Bannino has created a brilliant project on the food that those in power like to enjoy. An almost satirical take on these figures' eating habits, he has created a project which is really unique and we love it. A bit quirky, a bit random but what it provokes the most is that these [...]

Food For Power 2017-12-28T11:10:29+00:00