Greening the city

Working on an enormous 300m long retaining wall to the rail lands of the Stratford International Quarter, adjacent to Queen Elizabeth Park with the fabulous landscape architects Gustafson Porter Bowman.

 

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Building homes for nature

We're huge fans of the RSPB's initiative Make a home for wildlife. Over on their website they have tons of ideas and activities to do either in your garden, on your balcony or in your neighbourhood.  You can choose what type of environment you'd like to work in, what type of nature you're looking to support and how much time you've got and their site will suggest a number of activities. View full article →
April 23, 2015

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Wabi-Sabi: A Design Philosophy

Where does the Habi-Sabi design philosophy come from? In the words of Tadao Ando, Wabi-Sabi is 'the Japanese view of life embraced a simple aesthetic that grew stronger as inessentials were eliminated and trimmed away.' Click here to read more on Wabi-Sabi and how it has inspired our designs.
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