Universal Design Studio win European Hotel Design Award
Universal and EPR architects won the 'Best Architecture Renovation' award at the EHDA's last night for their work on Ace Hotel. "The judges felt the building had been completely transformed..creating a great legacy for its creator Alex Calderwood and a new hotel London should be proud of."
The Queen opens the Science Museum’s Information Age gallery
It was a great honour to have The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh open the Information Age gallery at the Science Museum this morning. She also sent her first ever tweet from the gallery "It is a pleasure to open the Information Age exhibition today at the @ScienceMuseum and I hope people will enjoy visiting. Elizabeth R."
Universal have launched a blog
You can now have a behind-the-scenes look at what goes on at Universal through our new studio blog. We'll be posting extra content, from what happens throughout our design process, to what inspires us when we're out and about in the streets of London. Follow us to get the latest!
Ace Hotel London is shortlisted for the FX Awards
We are happy to announce that Universal have been shortlisted for the 2014 FX Awards, with their work for Ace Hotel, London being nominated in the 'Hotel' category. Results will be announced later this year.
Hoi Polloi shortlisted for the Restaurant & Bar Design Awards
We are pleased to announce that Universal have been shortlisted for the 2014 Restaurant & Bar Design Awards for their design of Hoi Polloi in the 'Best Restaurant or Bar in a Hotel' category. Results will be announced the 25th of September 2014.