Flint House

DRAWINGS FILM The Flint House film RELATED ARTICLES Geological Geometry La Casa di Roccia Living in Loneliness Rockstar Minecraft A Raked Progress Olly Wainwright Top 10 Architecture 2015 PROJECT TEAM Architects – Skene Catling de la PeñaCharlotte Skene CatlingJaime de la PeñaTheodora BoweringAmaia OrricoTomoaki TodomeSamuel ChisholmTom GreenallJordan Hodgson Collaborators & ConsultantsMarc Frohn Landscape & Garden […]

Dairy House

DRAWINGS FILM La Petite Maison RELATED ARTICLES Novel Inspiration Grand Designs Country Life Space Craft 2 100 Country Houses – New Rural Architecture Re-Use Architecture PROJECT TEAM Charlotte Skene CatlingJaime de la PenaJose DuranCecilia Grazia SuscaTania Moreira David

In Vitro

BACKGROUND Two mesmerising sound artworks were conceived by Adam Lowe, the result of many years work into the visualisation of sound and material transformation. Working in collaboration with the team at Factum Arte and the sound artist Nathan Mann, the resulting works are thought provoking, mesmerising and encourage contemplation. Foam glass is composed of millions […]

In Ictu Oculi – In the Blink of an Eye

download full guide INTRODUCTION One of the aims is to create a new narrative through juxtaposition by which objects can be seen as if for the first time. Great art grants the power to see through the eyes and perceptions of others. ‘In Ictu Oculi – In the Blink of an Eye’ celebrates a uniquely […]

A Boat Called Intolerance

DESIGN CAST GLASS BLOCKS The cast glass blocks or teeth form a multifaceted strip along the gunnels, reflecting and animating images of the canal as the boat moves through the water; a skewed narrative or re-reading of the city. This developed through collaboration with glass artist Matt Durran. The glass is recycled from television and […]

The Woodshed

INTRODUCTION The Wood Shed is the only survivor of a former complex of agricultural buildings in the South East of North Mymms Park, a Grade I listed mansion at the centre of a 700 acre park and farm land estate. The building sits at the north-west of a plot of just under a hectare, next […]

Focus House

STOVE AS FOCUS The Latin word focus means ‘hearth’ or ‘fireplace’. In the scientific Latin of the 17th century, the word became used to refer to the point at which rays of light, heat or sound converge. The hearth has historically been the symbolic warm core of a home. The language of stoves has developed […]

Avoiding Oblivion

download full catalogue DESIGN The design was subject to all the constraints of temporary fair construction, within which the goal was ultimately to create a sense of deep time and permanence. Typically, temporary fairs are installed in less than a week, remain in place for as long, and are then taken down and removed. All […]