Some pictures of one of our latest projects: The Gardener’s Retreat is a two storey extension to a workshop building, on a large private estate. It houses secure stores for sensitive material, with a tightly controlled humidity and temperature range, meeting and office rooms reached across a timber bridge, and wc / tea point facilities.… Read More The Gardener’s Retreat
The Groucho is a private members club in Soho, central London, well renowned for celebrity schmoozing and boozing over the last 20 years. Here is our proposal for their new bike stand, as part of the London Festival of Architecture 2012.
The Glass has arrived, and work begins on internal linings. The box is enclosed in super-insulating glass, with UV filters to cut out solar gain.
Here is a preview of another one-off private country house we’re currently working on, in the context of a Grade I listed Elizabethan mansion in Oxfordshire.
Some images of the Dress Box starting on site – installation of steel frame onto existing roof terrace.
“Couture is an expression of Art” One of our clients has been involved in the fashion industry for many years, and has become an aficionado of style – building up an extensive collection of haute couture dresses. These are one-off pieces by top international designers including Christian Lacroix, Ricardo Tissi and Karl Lagerfeld, as worn… Read More The Dress Box
An enticing hipstamatic preview of one of our recent projects. The Gardener’s Retreat / Delicate Objects Repository – an intricately detailed and carefully crafted addition to an existing building, with full temperature and humidity control. A timeless arrangement of green oak, concrete, steel, copper, and glass.
The board-marked concrete is looking great in the late summer evening sun, filtering through the trees surrounding the Gardener’s Retreat & Delicate Objects Repository, as the project nears completion. In time the materials will mellow and settle into their surroundings, and take on hues and patinas from the greenery overhead.
This week we’ve been working on a new Skills and Community Centre for a charity in Lambeth. This model and drawing was done by our work experience student Karan Patel, with some help from Paul.
Some pictures of one of our recently completed projects, in Green oak, concrete, and glass.… Read More From SketchUp to BuiltUp