Lightwell Pavilion test

The lightwell pavilion is intended to bring renewed life and lightness to one of the internal lightwell courtyards of County Hall in central London. A stunning backdrop is provided by a historic towering brick Victorian chimney.  The roof consists of large span timber trusses which taper to a point allowing drainage to follow a diagonal…

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Lightwell Pavilion

Location County Hall, London Year completed Stage 4 2019Client PrivateArchitect IF_DOWider team N/A  The lightwell pavilion is intended to bring renewed life and lightness to one of the internal lightwell courtyards of County Hall in central London. A stunning backdrop is provided by a historic towering brick Victorian chimney.  The roof consists of large span timber…

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Moor Gate Cottage

Location: Moor End, Frieth Year completed: In progressClient: PrivateArchitect: StudioshawWider team: N/A The ambition for the extension to Moorgate Cottage is to achieve a unique extension whilst maintaining a simple palette of typical construction materials, respecting the existing period property. The roof of the extension consists of exposed timber joists typically supported on blockwork walls and…

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Ripple Pavilion

Location: Gyoungnam Art Museum, South KoreaYear completed: 2019Client: Gyoungnam Art Museum, Curator: Yeojin Chang, Wonji SeolArchitect: Atelier ChangWider team: Seorin Construction, DKD acrylic, Hanyang Metal, Changwon Jonghap Management     The concept for the design was for a pavilion that much like the ripples on a pond, allowed a small event to propagate through movement within…

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Sydner Road

Location: Stoke Newington, LondonYear completed: In progressClient: PrivateArchitect: Bureau de Change   This ground floor extension to an Edwardian terraced house in Stoke Newington threw up many structural questions which we responded to while trying to keep the architect’s vision intact. The main concept is inspired by Victorian shop fronts, incorporating curved glazing and elegant metal…

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Tyndale Reach Public Art

Location: Tyndale Reach, BristolYear completed: In progressClient: Bellway HomesArchitect: Dallas Pierce Quintero Fabricator: Darke Steel This artwork was commissioned by Bellway for their new development in Wickwar near the Cotswolds. The client wanted pieces of art that were site responsive, contemporary, robust and high-quality. They also wanted to connect new Wickwar to old Wickwar, a market…

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Claudia

Location: ColchesterYear completed: In progressClient: Colchester Borough CouncilArchitect: Dallas Pierce Quintero Wider team: Darke Steel “Fixing the link” is seen by Colchester Borough Council (with support from Essex County Council and Greater Anglia) as a key aspect in their aim of encouraging more pedestrians to use and enjoy the 1 mile route from the rail station…

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Seymour Road

Location: LondonYear completed: Under constructionClient: PrivateArchitect: Bayith Seymour Road sees the demolition and redevelopment of a traditional two storey detached house. The proposed scheme creates a new contemporary, two storey, open plan structure above a full profile basement.  The basement structure is pushed up as close to the party wall as possible, to maximise footprint,…

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Commemorative bridge

Location:  Irish National War Memorial Gardens, DublinYear completed: Competition (2018)Client: RIAI and OPWArchitect: SuperpositionWider team: N/A The proposal for the Commemorative Bridge competition in Dublin centered on applying the principles of craft, timber, sustainable building and the intersection of fabricated elements with simple construction. Superposition’s interests are very much aligned with ours and so the…

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