Will Alsop, English architect and artist, was born at Northampton (1947). Alsop studied at the Architectural Association in London and worked with Cedric Price, Roderick Ham and Jan Störmer until early 2001, when he founded Alsop Architects with branches in London, Rotterdam and Moscow. His most significant projects completed in these years were the Passenger & Ferry Terminal in Hamburg; Barrage & Visitor Centre in Cardiff; Le Grand Bleu Government Headquarters in Marseilles; the Tottenham Hale and North Greenwich Jubilee Line Underground Stations in London, the Reuters headquarters in Moscow and the State Archives in Hamburg. Alsop’s work and projects have received wide recognition and awards. His professional work has always been integrated with teaching.