Founder, Heatherwick Studio
Thomas Heatherwick is the founder of Heatherwick Studio. Notable projects include the Olympic Cauldron for the 2012 Olympic Games, the New Bus for London, and the award winning UK Pavilion for the Shanghai World Expo 2010. He won the Prince Philip Designers Prize, and in 2004, was the youngest practitioner to be appointed a Royal Designer for Industry. In 2010 Thomas was awarded the London Design Medal in recognition of his outstanding contribution to design. In May 2012, Thomas Heatherwick Making was published, a monograph that presents an extensive survey of the studio’s output to date.