"We believe that the quality of our surroundings has a direct influence on the quality of our lives."
Foster+Partners is one of the most innovative architecture and integrated design firms in the world. Since its foundation in 1967, it has promoted a sustainable approach to architecture, with a wide variety of projects: urban planning, public infrastructure, airports, residential and cultural buildings, offices and workplaces, private homes and product design. Creatively working together from the beginning of the project, architects and engineers combine their knowledge to develop integrated solutions for sustainable design. Headquartered in London and with offices around the world—Abu Dhabi, Bangkok, Beijing, New York, Madrid, Buenos Aires, Dubai, Hong Kong, New York, San Francisco, Shanghai and Singapore—the firm has an international reputation and projects on six continents. It has received more than 620 prizes and mentions for design excellence, including the Stirling Prize in 2018 for Bloomberg's London headquarters, and has won over 100 national and international competitions.