Final massing model completed. Should have tried to finish this off much earlier than this but alas was not able. Need to take a video of this. Really helped me firm up ideas around treatment of the elevation and how new insertions manifest themselves amongst the ruins.
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
Had a chat about the design workshop from Friday and what was discussed to try and iron out an approach to the brief. Main important elements: The brief and site should come as a development of the masterplan. The site selection should be a marriage between city context, master plan, and concept ambitions. Concept should incorporate knowledge… Continue reading Tutorial: Brief Brainstorm