Kirtsy Lang discusses the final shortlisted of 10 with the Sunday Times architecture critic, Hugh Pearman. This was first broadcast on the BBC Radio 4 FrontRow daily podcast on 2nd April 2014.

AJ 04.04.14 - HS2 Shortlist

AJ 04.04.14 - HS2 Shortlist

Coverage of our top 10 shortlisted entry from 62 international applicants in the HS2 overhead line structure design competition.

The judges were impressed with the elegance and artistic, conceptual design of the supports.

RIBA advisor Martin Knight stated: "There were a number of what the jury called 'Origami' designs and two of these were shortlisted.  Of these, yours was clear and attractive and also arguably the most playful and figurative."