D6 Brief: Winchester Horticultural City – Revision A

Revised issue of my D6 Brief uploaded to issuu for one and all to read.  'Next Steps' section little out-of date.  All up-to-date. https://issuu.com/timothyphilipgentry/docs/d6___winchester_horticultural_city_

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Precedent | Neues Museum by David Chipperfield Architects with Julian Harrap

Extract from my project-related cultural context report (David Chipperfield Architects images seen on their website using this link): The Neues Museum in Berlin illustrates how a variety of conservation processes may be employed harmoniously to complement each other where a variety of different conditions exist on the same site. It has been ‘conserved, rehabilitated, reconstructed and… Continue reading Precedent | Neues Museum by David Chipperfield Architects with Julian Harrap

Precedent | Hedmark Museum by Sverre Fehn

Extract from my project-related cultural context report  (images from the Architecture Norway website via this link): A couple of parallels can be drawn between the brief and the work of Norwegian architect Sverre Fehn.  First and foremost, his general working methodology shares a common thread with the project as he adopts narratives to guide the… Continue reading Precedent | Hedmark Museum by Sverre Fehn

Winchester Hidden Waterways Walk

Went on another of the summer's Hidden Walks in Winchester using this handy little map handed out to us: Lots of pretty old brooks in Winchester.  The reason for 'The Brooks' shopping centre name is much clearer now!  Sitting as it does between Upper and Middle Brook.  Fairly obvious really when you stop to think about… Continue reading Winchester Hidden Waterways Walk

Winchester Hidden Railways Walk

Went on a tour of the old DN&SR Chesil railway station (or what remains of it) and tunnel in Winchester to seek out urban farming infrastructure locations. Chesil multi-storey car park sits over the site of the old station. Bear in mind this shows the top floor of the car park, and the station was… Continue reading Winchester Hidden Railways Walk

D6 Brief: Winchester Horticultural City

First issue of my D6 Brief uploaded to issuu for one and all to read.  It could read a bit better to be honest.  Need to edit the text.  I expect there'll be a few revised issues but this will do for now. http://issuu.com/timothyphilipgentry/docs/d6__winchester_horticultural_city__?e=10211851/47640874

The History of Wolvesey Castle

Previously I used to choose project sites as an excuse to see a different part of the country.  But having the site local to me for this project is bloody handy, means you can make impromptu lunchtime site visits!  Anyway, it's going to be a long blog post this one.  Complete text of the palace… Continue reading The History of Wolvesey Castle