Author Archives: Lucy Pearson
Design Proposal Ground Floor Plan On Ground Floor there is a Reception/Lobby area that is incorporated into a small introduction exhibition area, further in there is a large exhibition hall as well as a networking cafe and various break out spaces. Basement Plan The Basement is the more private area with software training suites, a […]
Livity Livity is a youth led creative network aimed at 18-25 year olds. They encourage talent in a range of media by offering placements for youths to gain skills in marketing workshops, lectures and work experience.
NYU Department of Philosophy by Steven Holl Architects The addition of a staircase provides a new vertical circulation shaft. Appearing more like a sculpture both externally and internally this staircase has light pouring in through the skylight above and windows. The heavy use of white allows the light to bounce, with perforated panels making the space feel […]
Model Here is the model I made to help me space plan the existing site. The site sits on a steep gradient of 900mm, the model needed to include the surrounding streets to show this as well as stand up. Each floor was removable to show elements underneath. Here is the structural beams for the […]
The design concept is Contrast. Whilst researching the needs of Northampton, a gap was discovered for the development of a space that can offer employment opportunities as well as harbour the creative talents developing in Northampton as a platform to encourage them to stay within the town. As Northampton continues to rapidly expand it is […]
History of Northampton Northampton started as a Saxon village, called Hamm tun, In the late 9th century Northampton was a fortified settlement, it was also a place of trade where craftsmen worked and where goods were brought and sold at a market. After a fire and being captured in 1010, Northampton recovered with a population […]