Camden Flock

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Camden Flock

A shortlisted entry for the London Design Festival 2014, this proposal was a collaboration with Nicholas Alexander, creative construction professionals. The client, Camden Town Unlimited, called for ideas that utilised the rooftops of the retail units facing Camden High Street. Our concept was to introduce a (sculptural) flock of sheep which alluded to the notion […]

Living Roof Bike Shelters

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Living Roof Bike Shelters

The final piece of the Derbyshire Street pocket park was recently installed – three green roofs to act as bike rack shelters and one over some adjacent bins. Designed and installed by the Grass Roof Company, they compliment the scheme perfectly and are potentially a model for streetscapes elsewhere. The Pocket Park was officially opened […]

Daedelus

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Daedelus

Recently completed: landscape proposals for a new industrial unit on an exposed coastal site near Portsmouth. The brief for this poject was challenging – to prepare a budget landscape design for a flat windswept site that considers the harsh climatic conditions whilst providing a high quality setting for the new architecture. Our scheme proposes to […]

Pocket Park Planting Day

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Pocket Park Planting Day

A big milestone was reached at the Derbyshire Street Pocket Park today – the rain garden was fully planted up by a team of dedicated volunteers. The impact of the plants was instant and as soon as they were laid out in position, the space felt much more intimate. The fantastic weather helped, with the […]

The Pocket Park Partnership

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The Pocket Park Partnership

Derbyshire Street Pocket Park Blog via Locality Brokers Read all about our Pocket Park initiative on the Locality Brokers website

The Floating Forest Shortlisted

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The Floating Forest Shortlisted

Greysmith Associates’ entry was among those shortlisted for the Landscape Institute Royal Docks ideas competition to generate thought-provoking suggestions which could transform the world’s largest enclosed (but underused) docks. Our entry proposed to put a new focal crossing point at the heart of the Royal Docks in a strategic location – in the form of […]