“The project is a triumphant resurrection of a stuffy and declining bookstore into a dynamic literary emporium that transforms bookshopping for Londoners"
- RIBA Awards judges, 2015
Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands awarded RIBA London Architect of the Year with Foyles and Bonhams winners in the regional section
‘Light streams down from rooftop windows on to a spacious white-walled atrium catching the edge of a 1930s dancefloor like a spotlight. It’s a huge change of scene for Foyles’
- The Guardian, May 2013
'it is a practical, beautiful bookshop for today; an adaptable space that perfectly serves its purpose: to showcase and sell brilliant books and engage customers in a unique way'
- The Bookseller, June 2014
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’Architect of the Year went to Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands. The practice was recognised for its ‘masterfully detailed’ international headquarters for auction house Bonhams, and the new flagship store for the Soho institution and bookseller Foyles.'
- Architects Journal May 2015