Cadogan Café London Competition / by Nick Ierodiaconou

Excerpt from Architects Journal:

Emerging stars and newcomers on the Cadogan Cafe shortlist

Architecture 00:/, Carmody Groarke, NEX, Duggan Morris Architects, TaylorSnell, and Pernilla Ohrestedt have been named on the shortlist to design a £2 million café off the King’s Road in London

Organised by Malcolm Reading Consultants on behalf of Cadogan Estates, the two-stage competition to design a replacement for Gelateria Valerie in Duke of York Square received nearly 150 expressions of interests.

The scheme will sit next to the main thoroughfare to the Saatchi Gallery and within the larger Duke of York development, masterplanned and designed by Paul Davis + Partners.

Fingers crossed for 00:/, the competition winner is announced in December 2012...

-DS