Chelsea flower show 2014


Select the photography album you wish to view from the options below:    
     
  CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW 2014             PROTOTYPE

For further information please contact Amanda Stücklin on 07789007780 or via email Amanda@khoraspaces.com.

* All images on this website are protected by copyright. High resolution files are available on request for editorial use only in connection with the Khora Dome. Images must be fully credited.


37.



35.



33.



31.



29. Recieving the award!

Maggie Calmels with Catherine Macdonald of Landform.

© Helen Fickling

27. Domed roof

Fixing coverings to the domed roof just before the Weather vane is installed.

© Helen Fickling

25. Cushion cover

Image used to print onto cushion cover.

© Helen Fickling

23. The trojan planters!

Over 1000 plants and Taina Suonio & Anne Hamilton are nearly finished...

© Helen Fickling

21. Finishing touches

Panel of wooden strip add to the finishing touches.

© Helen Fickling

19. Landforms

The boys from landforms begin to lay down the stone for the front entrance access to the garden.

© Helen Fickling

17. Natalie Hambro

The Artist Sculptor and blogger visits the site to over see the installion of two of her sculptures.

© Helen Fickling

15. Intricate lead work

Forms the roof of the Copula - (this image was also used on a cushion cover)

© Helen Fickling

13. Natalie Hambo

Discusses the site for the installation of her two steel sculpture with the boys from Landforms

© Helen Fickling

11. The Chelsea Garden Plan



9. Front view

Front view with portico and the start of the finishing touches to the Khora Dome.

© Helen Fickling

7. Vertical view

Vertical view of the Khora Dome with portico added while the construction of paving and pathways in the garden begins.

© Helen Fickling

5. An impressive Chelsea First! - and a Nail-Biting-Moment!

The cupola with its intricate and detailed lead roofing is carefully craned into position on the Khora Dome at Chelsea.

© Helen Fickling

3. Louis Calmels

Positions the North Star on the Heron weather vane designed by Karen Greene at Greens Weathervanes at this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show.

© Helen Fickling

1. A fine copper heron

Designed and created by Karen Greene at Greens Weathervanes, the “Heron” weathervane, with the North Star as its single directional, is unpacked to take pride of place above the Khora Dome.

© Helen Fickling

38.



36.



34.


32.



30. Maggie with RHS Director General Sue Biggs and the garden designer Catherine Macdonald of Landform

Being presented with Best on Show Trade Stand

© Helen Fickling

28. Khora 5 star award!


© Helen Fickling

26. Cushion cover

Image used to print onto cushion cover.

© Helen Fickling

24. Mark Gregory

Landforms takes a close look at the hand crafted weather vane just before it is installed.

© Helen Fickling

22. Detail of the fine coiled chandelier glass on display



© Helen Fickling

20. The dome and weather vane now in place

The final legged to complete the structure on site begins.

© Helen Fickling

18. Natalie Hambro

The Artist Sculptor and blogger visits the site to over see the installion of two of her sculptures.

© Helen Fickling

16. A close-up detail

Heron's wing burnished and beaten in copper.

© Helen Fickling

14. Close up of Dome



© Helen Fickling

12. The Chelsea Garden



10. Khora's garden

With Planting well underway - five enormous dome shaped Yews, flanked by a screen of Birch Albo-Sinensis provide the structure.
© Helen Fickling

8. Landform

Nestling in and amongst the awaiting plants on trollies, a woodland garden by Catherine Macdonald at Landform, planted by Tania Suonio and the Landform team.

© Helen Fickling

6. Louis Calmels

Creator of the Khora Dome, places the final touches to this majestic glass structure in preparation for its debut at this year's Chelsea Flower Show.

© Helen Fickling

4. Copper Heron

The hand crafted copper Heron weather-vane designed by Greens Weathervanes flies above Khora's impressive Dome.

© Helen Fickling

2. Louis Calmels

Masterful Iron Man! The designer of the Khora Dome oversees its construction at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2014.

© Helen Fickling


17. Three dimensional renders

The Khora Dome

© Jacky Cheung

15. Three dimensional renders

The Khora Dome

© Jacky Cheung

13. Three dimensional renders

The Khora Dome

© Jacky Cheung

11. Bespoke flooring

Photo shows traditional compass floor design inspired by Louis Calmels’ love of astronomy. The design reflects the star shape at the apex of the dome.

9. The Khora prototype

Calmels family’s Sussex home.

© Nick Da Costa

7. The interior of the Khora prototype

Calmels family’s Sussex home.

© Nick Da Costa

5. The glass domed ceiling

Calmels family’s Sussex home. The chandelier is by Rocco Borghese.

© Nick Da Costa

3. The Khora prototype

Calmels family’s Sussex home.

© Nick Da Costa

1. The Khora prototype

Calmels family’s Sussex home.

© Nick Da Costa

18. Louis Calmels

Creator of the Khora Dome

16. Three dimensional renders

The Khora Dome

© Jacky Cheung

14. Three dimensional renders

The Khora Dome

© Jacky Cheung

12. Bespoke flooring

The inlaid bronze letters indicating North, South, East and West can be aligned to the correct compass positions in situ.

10. Interior of the Khora prototype

Calmels family’s Sussex home.

© Nick Da Costa

8. Interior of the Khora prototype

Calmels family’s Sussex home.

© Nick Da Costa

6. The glass domed ceiling

Khora prototype at the Calmels family’s Sussex home. The chandelier is by Rocco Borghese.
© Nick Da Costa

4. The glass domed ceiling

Khora prototype at the Calmels family’s Sussex home. The chandelier is by Rocco Borghese.
© Nick Da Costa

2. The Khora prototype

Calmels family’s Sussex home.

© Nick Da Costa



For further information please contact Amanda Stücklin on 07789007780 or via email Amanda@khoraspaces.com.

* All images on this website are protected by copyright. High resolution files are available on request for editorial use only in connection with the Khora Dome. Images must be fully credited.

CLICK HERE to read our press release.