We are delighted to have both Cantifix and Arrant Land on board as collaborators on our project for a kennel for the charity Blue Cross as part of BowWow Haus London. The project has received a lot of press already and we are looking forward to seeing manufacture progress over the next few weeks ready for a photoshoot in February.
Wishing all our clients, collaborators and friends a very merry Christmas and look forward to what 2018 has in store. We have a feeling that it is going to be a good one.
We are delighted to announce that planning has been approved for a new house on the banks of Loch Awe in the west of Scotland. At 650m sq. the house is not insignificant. Neither is the ambition for it. We will be posting more information on the scheme on our projects pages early in the new year.
We were delighted to hear that Valhalla made it onto the shortlist of the Camden Design Awards 2017. We didn't scoop an award, but it was a great achievement to get such a small project among esteemed company. We're going to make sure we get a bit further in 2019.
Denizen Works are delighted to announce that we have completed the technical design phase for our proposals for the Floating Church for the Diocese of London.
Fundraising is ongoing and a spot has been booked in the boatyard for construction to begin in March next year. We will keep updates on construction coming when we have them.
Murray was delighted to attend the launch of the C20 Society's latest publication '100 Houses 100 Years' which includes House No.7 as one of the best houses of the last century.
It is quite a thrill to share a binding with Richard Rogers, Norman Foster and Charles Holland among other heroes.
August has been a very busy one at Denizen Works where we have seen the completion of Haddo Yard on time and on budget. We are having photographs taken this month but you can get a sneak preview on the modern house website where the building is being marketed.
We we are also delighted to have not one, but two projects selected for 2020 Visions - 100 Best Homes as part of the RIAS Festival of Architecture 2017. House No.7 and Mannal House both made the grade and we are looking forward to seeing the other entries sometime in September.
This month has also seen the submission for planning of an exciting 650 sq.m. home on the banks of Loch Awe in west coast of Scotland. We will publish the house on our website soon so keep an eye out for it.
Work continues on our community garden installation at Leyton Underground station for the LU. We're hoping to complete the works over the summer.
Murray was in the Houses of Parliament this week presenting our earthquake resistant Teahouse situated in the village of Phortse, Nepal. Since the presentation, Murray has been asked to give a follow-up presentation in the Scottish Parliament in June.
Andrew has won an open competition to design a new bench for Berkamsted Cemetery, beating over 50 international entries. We are looking forward to seeing the bench going into production and are delighted for him. Andrew is pleased that he is still considered young.
You can read more about the project here
We are delighted to announce that we have won an invited competition to design a new floating church and community hub for the Diocese of London. We are busy developing the concept designs and hope that the church will be coming to a canal near you later this year.