ARCH401: Urban Oasis

The first module at Liverpool involved an intense 6 week design project. The brief was to reimagine the Athenaeum in Liverpool – the oldest remaining private member’s club. The Athenaeum occupies a beautiful period property in the centre of Liverpool. The club is seeing its membership numbers decline making this project relevant today. In addition to […]

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The Merseyside Chapter

It has been a while since my last post, and my wife (yes, a wedding happened in Spring 2016!) has encouraged me to post on here again. As of September 2016, I left Donald Insall Associates to undertake my RIBA Part II accredited Masters. For this, I have embarked on the postgraduate course at the University of […]

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Playscapes

So, just before coming back to Uni, a few friends and I entered our first competition. We gave ourselves 2 weeks to communicate ideas and produce our project from the brief of playscapes, which essentially looked at turning a mundane and perhaps forgotten space into something a bit more fun. The competition was run by Building […]

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