Cultivate

Qualify

Conceive

Refine

Realise

Revisit

Look before you design

We continually observe and connect with the urban and natural worlds, storing clues and references to inspire projects as yet unknown.

Early morning train journey (Kent, UK)

Roof Life at LFA (London, UK)

Mountain hut (Zuoz, Switzerland)

Serpentine Pavilion by Frida Escobedo (London, UK)

Cycle to MIPIM (Bari, Italy)

Sa Llotja (Palma de Mallorca, Spain)

Haptic Roof Life at LFA (London, UK)

Nordic Pavilion at the Venice Biennale by Sverre Fehn (Venice, Italy)

Green Wall La Pescaia (Tuscany, Italy)

Immersive skiing at PropSki (Chamonix, France)

Dhobi Ghat clothes washing district (Mumbai, India)

RSH+P Offices at The Leadenhall Building (London, UK)

Londonon research trip (Paris, France)

View from White Collar Factory by AHMM (London, UK)

Door Knob (Sant'Angelo in Colle, Italy)

Anish Kapoor at Pitzhanger Manor (London, UK)

Cycle to MIPIM (Cannes, France)

Londonon research trip (El Ejido, Spain)

PropSki (Chamonix, France)

Oslo City Hall by Arneberg & Magnus Poulsson (Oslo, Norway)

Fondazione Prada by Rem Koolhaas (Milan, Italy)

Scaffolding on the Tate Modern Blavatnik Building by Herzog & de Meuron (London, UK)

Londonon research trip (El Ejido, Spain)

V&A Exhibition Road Quarter by AL_A (London, UK)

Londonon research trip (Milan, Italy)

Londonon (London, UK)

Illinois Institute of Technology (Chicago, USA)

Fondazione Prada by Rem Koolhaas (Milan, Italy)

Bartlett Summer Show (London, UK)

Londonon research trip (Oslo, Norway)

Biblioteca Vasconcelos by Alberto Kalach and Juan Palomar (Mexico City, Mexico)

Bosco Verticale by Stefano Boeri (Milan, Italy)

Oslo Opera House by Snohetta (Oslo, Norway)

Dad Dancing on Haptic study trip (Oslo, Norway)

Ask the right questions

Led by curiosity, we align what we see with what we know, mapping the context, distilling the brief and uncovering the inherent potential of both.

Site visit

Oslo Highrise

Istanbul lights

Istanbul Airport

Site visit

Vivense

Site

Rosemoor Studios

View across the harbour

Arkwright

Triangle site

King’s Cross W3

Local landscape

Long Thanh International Airport

Site visit

Anno Domkirkeodden

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Fan the Spark

We set the direction for the project, consulting our references, developing a strategy and beginning to imagine a physical form to test against the brief.

Composite sketch

The Architects’ Series, Television Centre

Elevation studies

Orkesterplassen

Competition visual

MSCP, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Inhabited svaberg

AQ

Svaberg inspired stairs

Arkwright

Site analysis

Indre Laksevåg

Work-life balance

The Davidson Prize

Concept strategy diagrams

Delhi Noida International Airport

Intervention approach

The One:One Collection

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Uncover the finer grain

With our collaborators we develop and refine the idea, exploring the haptic qualities of the project, and the specifics of look, feel and build.

Model study

The One:One Collection

The One:One Collection

Material refinement

Orkesterplassen

Sectional drawing

The Architects’ Series, Television Centre

Street view

Dersingham Road

Model of the front façade bay

Rosemoor Studios

Exploded roof axonometric

Long Thanh International Airport

Cladding detail

Flesland and Kristiansund Service Stations

Structural development

Slyngveien

Stairs detail catalogue

Arkwright

Façade studies

Mo i Rana Airport

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Match technique and idea

As construction begins, we stay with the project, working with its makers to make sure our design, social and environmental intent is understood and retained.

Flesland site meeting

Flesland and Kristiansund Service Stations

Testing timber materials on site

Archive Homestore and Kitchen

Cladding testing

MSCP, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Construction

Slyngveien

Timber construction

Akersveien

Hidden bathroom

Vivense

Material studies

The One:One Collection

Construction

Orkesterplassen

Reception desk construction

Arkwright

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Complete the circle

All buildings have a life far beyond completion, and we chart the impression our work leaves on environment, place and people for reference in future projects.

Misty morning

Flesland and Kristiansund Service Stations

A walk in the sunshine

Rosemoor Studios

Atmospheric qualities

Istanbul Airport

Furniture display

Vivense

Boardroom door

Arkwright

A walk through the trees

MSCP, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Front elevation

Dersingham Road

Café visitor

Archive Homestore and Kitchen

Winner!

The Davidson Prize

Nightlife

Haakon Restaurant

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