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Posts tagged 'Community Centre'

Retrofit gives historic Brixton community arts organisation new space to thrive

CarverHaggard has expanded and improved the 198 Contemporary Arts & Learning hub in south London, steeped in the area’s radical history Words by Francesca Perry

Architecture

East Harlem community centre transformed with design

Andrew Franz Architect has reimagined the Washington Houses Community Center in New York City, responding to contemporary local needs Washington Houses Community Center in East Harlem,

Architecture

In Canada, a Passive House community centre focused on social inclusivity

The Clayton Community Centre in Surrey, British Columbia – designed by hcma – involved the local community and boasts ultra-low energy use Canadian architecture hcma

Architecture

6a architects designs community centre in London 

The light, open building for Holborn Community Association transformed a dark basement and includes an artistic collaboration with Caragh Thuring Words by Francesca Perry 6a

Architecture

Arts centre in Somerset developed by and for local community

Resembling a mix of beach huts and containers, the East Quay Arts Centre is designed by Invisible Studio and Ellis Williams for a local social

Architecture

Erect Architecture completes community centre in Stoke Newington

Attached to a Grade II*-listed Victorian church, the St Mary’s Centre supports diverse community events while respecting its historic surroundings London-based Erect Architecture has completed

Buildings

A new community centre in West Bengal is covered in intricate brickwork

Inspired by local terracotta temples, Abin Design Studio’s Gallery House provides a small but mighty hub for the residents of Bansberia Words by Francesca Perry

Buildings

A new community centre by Mæ Architects combines local history with sustainable design

Within a CLT structure, the Sands End Arts and Community Centre in south-west London aims to be an inclusive space for locals Words by Harriet

Buildings

JKMM redesigns 1980s Finnish library as new community centre

The building in the southern Finnish town of Kirkkonummi has doubled in size and gained a striking new copper shingle facade Kirkkonummi, a municipality outside

Buildings

Brixton Windmill gets barn-like community centre designed by Squire & Partners

The Education and Community Centre helps support the future of Brixton’s historic – and still active – windmill Words by Francesca Perry It’s not often

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Artist Caroline Monnet highlights the urgent need to improve housing for Canada’s Indigenous population


Architects

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Architect David Chipperfield is known for his minimal designs

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The high-tech, inside-out design of Richard Rogers

Robert Venturi: a postmodernist pioneer

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Norman Foster is one of the early pioneers of high tech architecture

Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum is sensitive to tradition and culture

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Various Associates uses colour blocking in Shenzhen art school

ICON 208 : Summer 2022

Join RAK Ceramics at Clerkenwell Design Week

Great design never tasted so good

Industrial aesthetics inform this quirky Madrid home designed by Burr Studio

Ideal Standard introduces Linda-X designed by Palomba Serafini Associati

DAC shines spotlight on women in architecture with new exhibition

Serena Confalonieri designs Venus lamp for Milanese lighting brand Servomuto

Artist Caroline Monnet highlights the urgent need to improve housing for Canada’s Indigenous population


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