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Blueprint Awards judges: Thomas Heatherwick

Thomas Heatherwick has a long and distinguished design pedigree, but probably entered the public consciousness, with his Shanghai Expo Seed Cathedral UK pavilion in 2010 and his two key London projects in 2012: the cauldron torch for the London Olympics and the new Routemaster bus. He is also behind the new garden bridge over the Thames and most recently the Nanyang University Learning Hub in Singapore, which you can read about in the new Blueprint 340. He now heads up…

Blueprint Awards judges: Lyndon Neri

Lyndon Neri founded Shanghai-based Neri&Hu with his partner Rosanna Hu and they have now also opened an office in the London. The multi-award winning practice is at the cutting-edge of new Chinese design and has a raft of cultural, hotel, retail, leisure and domestic projects to its name from the voyeuristic Waterfront Hotel in its native Shanghai, to Jason Atherton's Pollen Street Social restaurant in its new adopted home, London, where Neri&Hu is also in the process of converting the…