Working closely with architects, engineers, town planners and users of new or refurbished buildings and sites. Each project is carefully researched and considers community and historical context, making each commission an individual response to place.
My work continues to develop concepts set out in my practice-led PhD, which examined the underlying principals of Gombrich’s statement:
“Architecture must be the test for any theory concerned with the decoration of manmade structures, for it is here that fruitful tension between functional and ornamental hierarchies can be studied on any number of levels.” (E.H.Gombrich, The Sense of Order)
Mac building The new mac re-opened in Birmingham on May 1st 2010. The refurbished art centre includes an audience development building design commission where I proposed and worked with participants from the charity organisation the Bosnian Cultural Centre...
Creswell Crags Museum and Visitor Centre
Creswell Crags Museum and Visitor Centre Strata - illuminated pattern on glass, completed 2009 A desk and wall panel feature at the new-build museum and visitor centre at Creswell Crags in Derbyshire. The design is inspired by the physical location of the...
Gloucester Docks A glass balustrade at Shipton Square, Gloucester Docks. The design for the balustrade takes into account the strong orthogonal and industrial identity of both the new and refurbished architecture. The interlocking grid pattern of blues,...