Conversion of a disused 1920s leather warehouse into a flexible live/work space, creating areas to stretch, relax, be creative, entertain, sleep and party.
The design allowed the space to transform - by day, a working environment and by night, a space to relax and entertain.
The client had an existing building that they wished to convert into a swimming pool and relaxation area. The interior was distinct and separate from the exterior, focusing on materials in organic forms to wrap and form spaces to sit within in an informal way. The pool area was very dark in order to allow for projections. This was in contrast to the relaxation area, which connected to an outside patio.
Designed and completed with Oliver Heath.
Exterior Landscape Improvements, Collingwood Estate, Tower Hamlets, London
Brief: To assess the needs of the 'play' facilities, kick-about pitch and general external environment and within a limited budget, make a proposal, manage the manufacture and oversee the installation for new additions to improve the safety, use and appearance of the existing facility and surrounding area.
London Borough of Islington's Environmental and Regeneration Department commissioned a public exhibition and meeting room, with an information desk and adjoining offices located on the ground floor street front to their offices on Upper Street, London. The idea was to create local awareness of environmental issues offering assistance to the public of ways to lower their carbon footprint. Planning meetings were held in this area too. The display is constructed from repurposed timbers, the lighting feature overhead is made from hundreds of used plastic bottles. The tables are constructed
To design a new concept lighting showroom to incorporate facilities for mocking-up lighting effects, and to provide lighting design consultation to the general public along Uxbridge Road, Hammersmith.
As part of a larger regeneration scheme to breath new life into this town, ING real Estate were converting two 1920's ex-council housing blocks into private ownership. We proposed a respectful environmental approach to these listed buildings. The design of the apartments were reconfigured for modern living, the rear communal gardens given some private, some communal areas with allotments, and the front listed Art Deco facades were respected and using subtle colours and a given new striking entrance door to each building. The illustration for the screens were designed taking local inspira
A residential conversion end of terrace arts and craft style house. Requiring a new rear extension and loft conversion. Work in progress.