CHRONOLOGY OF SELECTED PROJECTS Theatre design, Historic Building Consultancy, Architecture, Design and Fabrication, Photography & Sundials
Oswald - video project exploring the importance of being universal.
ScarboroughListedBuilding - article for Scarborough News describing Listed Building to the public. Flint - photographic study of beguiling shadows given by an exceptional form. Westwood, Scarborough - design and fabrication of timber kitchen using timber harvested from own woods. St Ferriol Chateau - advice for masonry repairs to the 16th century chateau. Rue du Dr Cordier, St Quentin - feasibility study and outline design for a pair of family houses. Pentagon Table - design of five-legged circular table with pentagonal geometry in table-top. St Matthews Road, London - total renovation of London flat. London Festival of Architecture - article contributing to LFA with RCA Society. Oak Divans & Ash Desks - design and fabrication of twin seats and desks to commission. Nebrenice, Prague - advice for the repair of 19th century chateau and farm buildings. 2015 Westwood, Scarborough - renovation including internal timber shutters & integrated secondary glazing to sashes. Helsinki Guggenheim - participation in competition entry (with Rob Davies). House, Chartels - design and planning application for modifying small house in hamlet. Scarborough Gables - study of 19th century timber gable boards published in SPAB Magazine & the Scarborough News. John Pawson - consultative advice on historic building repair. 796 House - detailed design drawings for a house where the floor steps down the natural slope of the land. Semi-Circular Table - design and fabrication of cherry and chestnut table. Mercer’s Table - design and fabrication of sewing table to commission. Atelier 591 - establishment of artists studio and workshop; creation of web-site. Henri’s Hut - detailed design drawings for a timber hut on legs. Cuba House - design of bio-climatic house for tropical latitudes. La Bourdette, Daumazan - conversion of out-building into Guardian’s Accommodation fo house. Bacon Table - design and fabrication of table in Cedar and Chestnut. Plank Chair - design and fabrication of Alexander chairs in Cedar, Ash, Oak and Chestnut. Icosahedron Scaphe Dial - design for sundial for a garden in China. Caille Table - design and fabrication of table for Diamond Anniversary in Chestnut and Oak. 2010 Sandra’s Loom - design and fabrication as tutor for glass artist’s work-station in Chestnut. Le Bancarel - Condition Survey of a group of farm buildings. Boxed in Time - participation in RCA Society Exhibition Les Silènes, Gragnague - renovation and adaptation of mud-brick former farm buildings as house. Place Bartolomey, Rouvenac - design for conversion of village house into 3 flats. Crescent East, Hadley Wood - adaptations to house. Hayles Street, London SE11 - conversion of 3 former Priests flats into Sculpture Studio. Roquefixade 877 - Planning Permission for conversion of barn into house. Monument to Edward Said - polemical design for a memorial in Palestine. Le Fleutron, Divonne les Bains - modifications to a former Jura farmhouse. SPAB Repair Course - speaker at Spital Square on repairing houses in France. St Ronan’s Close, Hadley Wood - complete renovation of 1960s house. La Hazeuille, Lespugue - Survey and proposals for house. Maynard, Castera Bouzet - repairs to mud-brick house and barn. Bde Jean Bourrel, Quillan - conversion of town house into 3 flats. Salle Bleu de Chantier - hand-painted signage for theatre space. Rue de Touillon, Le Petit Jailly - Survey and proposals for modifications to house. Hameau de Vermeille, Tourtrol - modifications to house. Polaris Seat - design of roof-top sundial for house in China. 2005 Le Chêne Vert, Mirepoix - conversion of 7 former barns into houses. Place Marechal Leclerc, Mirepoix - opening up central light-well in town house. Dance Memorial - sundial design for Memorial to the former Secretary of the SPAB. Theatre Royal Northampton - National Lottery restoration of the 1884 Phipps theatre (with RHWL Arts Team). Aberdour Festival - exhibition of photographs of Edinburgh building roofscapes. Horse Shelter, Darnac - design and construction of shelter for two horses using split Chestnut. Woodland Management - start of a scheme to convert 10 hectares of abandoned woodland to a coppice. Sacred Geometry - participation in exhibition in Budapest, honouring the sacredness of geometry. LAN2D - participation in the ‘Bridges’ project at the UWE, Bristol. Ayley Tiling - development of novel geometric tiling patterns combining precision tiles with hand-painted glazes. Holmes Place Health Clubs - preparation of new specification for the showers with a refined cubicle system. Upper Leeson Street, Dublin - renovation of a listed Georgian house with the insertion of a lift for the disabled owner. Unknown Warrior, Bristol - exhibition of photographs of 1WW monuments in Northern France (with Paul Gough). West Mill Wynd, Lasswade - new high-quality kitchen design. Fondation Barguillère - feasibility study for the conversion of the old mairie into artists studios on a repairing lease. 2000 Odeon, Peterborough - renovation of 1937 cinema to re-establish a 1200 seat auditorium (with Tim Foster). Sheffield Cathedral - design of supporting frames for new silk banners (with Sally Greaves Lord). Artship, Oakland, California - consultative advice for the conversion of a ship’s hold into a performance space. Serres sur Arget - installation of stained-glass meridian window. Monument to Civilisation - development of earlier idea, establishing feasibility of design with cast glass blocks. Old Town, Tbilisi, Georgia - proposal for a Conservation Area in Tbilisi (taken up by the World bank in 2002). Cox Moor Farm, Devon - specimen repairs to cob walling of barn, re-blending cob from demolished parts. 10x8; 8x10 - curation of an exhibition of photographs by graduates of the RCA. Back Church Lane - conversion of a railway arch into a community exhibition venue. National Opera Studio - Lottery funded feasibility study for conversion of Kings Cross warehouse (with Tim Foster). Bourg de Visa - renovation of a derelict village house. Samarkand - participation in AKTC conference on Urban renewal. Tricycle Cinema - Lottery funded planning permission for new cinema extending Tricycle Theatre (with Tim Foster). Sequoia Trust - feasibility study for Centre for Homeopathy in the chilterns. Mas Corbiach - conversion of 16th Century monks accommodation in the Pyrénées. Woodhill Farm Garden Buildings - new garden buildings including two adobe huts! Salisbury Playhouse - new studio theatre within existing shell (with Tim Foster). Queen Mary & Westfield College - design of new Drama Department (with Tim Foster). ARChitecture out of the RCA - curation of an exhibition of current work by former graduates of the Royal College of Art. 1995 Royal Academy Summer Show - drawing of Stanway House exhibited in Architecture section. Serres-sur-Arget - renovation of village house. Peoples Palace, QMWC - winner of limited competition to convert a 1930s theatre into lecture spaces (with Tim Foster). Nassau Road, London - new stained glass windows. Monument to Civilisation - project for a monument in collaboration with Igor Kufayev, painter. Thames Path Footbridge - competition entry for new footbridge. Woodhill Farm - conversion and extension of early 19th century farm. Barguillère Studios - feasibility study for artists studios in the Ariège, France. Highgate School, Sixth Form Common Room - conversion of old kitchens (with Tim Foster). King's Lynn Corn Exchange - Runner up in limited competition for conversion to a Performance space (with Tim Foster). All Saints Church North Molton - repair of 16th Century aisle roof (with St Blaise, Builders). Uppingham School, Art and Design Technology building - invited competition entry (with Tim Foster). Blagnac University - winning competition entry for new university department (with Joseph Colzani). Cliffs Pavilion - extensive modifications and extension to 1960s theatre (with Tim Foster). Salisbury Playhouse - study for improvements to the front of house & rehearsal facilities (with Tim Foster). Spitalfields Market - Planning Permission for conversion of old market club into performance space (with Tim Foster). MacOwan Theatre - study for improvements to facilities for theatre school (with Tim Foster). Shrewsbury Music Hall - study for re-defining the role of a municipal arts centre (with Tim Foster). LAMDA - Planning Permission for extension to administrative offices in Kensington (with Tim Foster). World Habitat Award - competition entry for vaulted clay cottages in Dorset. 1990 St Paul's School - new timber-framed building forming social centre of school (with Tim Foster). Bristol, Temple Meads Station - documentation for stonework repair and replacement to Brunel Station. Caroe & Martin, Wells - Church and National Trust, Landmark Trust, survey, report and repair work;
Little Wittenham - New buildings for nature conservation trust. B.P. Headquarters, Hemel Hempstead - sundial, seat and bird-bath for new garden (with Mark Dunhill). Euston Hall - commission for commemorative bench design for Duke of Grafton. St Andrew's Road, Bristol - conversion of warehouse for studio and workshop with Mark Dunhill, sculptor. Houseworks Exhibition - a rooflight to deflect the mid-summer sun to the bottom of the stair (with other artists). Niall Phillips Associates - Bridport Chantry - Repair & conversion of 13th century priest's house for the Vivat Trust. KingsWeston House - Planning permission for conversion of Vanbrugh loggia and brewhouse into dwellings. Kings Stanley Mill - Survey and report work for repairs to entire mill complex. 1986 SPAB - travelling scholarship giving thorough training in historic building repair techniques and philosophy. 1985 Berman Guedes Partnership - Windsor Safari Park - Chimpanzee House & Adventure playground; Cherwell Housing Trust - Housing Association projects. Theatre Projects - adaptation of preserved Dundee Opera House to new structural shell; model of new theatre based upon the Georgian theatre. Theo Crosby, Pentagram - drawings for the Southwark Globe Theatre re-construction. Tim Foster - Leeds playhouse competition; third prize; St Paul's School, Barnes - model of new theatre. 1984Royal College of Art - MA in Environmental design Christopher Cross - domestic interventions in London. Robert Hurd & Partners, Edinburgh: work on the restoration of historic Scottish Architecture. Philip Cocker & Partners, Edinburgh: design of new housing for North Sea Oil workers. 1979Bristol University - BA in Architecture.