Update : Garden Room

Nice offcuts!

We are making progress on our self-build of a garden room extension to our office. And as a picture tells a thousand words…

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Public Consultation – Withernsea Promenade Improvement Plan

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We are working in Withernsea – East Yorkshire – with East Riding of Yorkshire Council and the Withernsea and South East Holderness Regeneration Partnership to create a renewed vision and improvement plan for the seafront promenade.

We run a public consultation in Withernsea on Saturday the 14th, which has been covered by the Hull Daily Mail and the Holderness Gazette. (Image above by Peter Harbour from Hull Daily Mail).

We had a successful day on the Promenade talking to visitors and residents and we also had the opportunity to collaborate with a group of young people from Withernsea Children and Family Action group, who undertook a questionnaire survey as part of their Participatory Appraisal Course.

Derby Museums Cafe now open

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The new Cafe at Derby Museums and Art Gallery opened last Saturday. We were delighted to have been able to help out with some design decisions.

We hope that it is a success.

(1st Image by Janine Derbyshire and 2nd image by Derby Museums)

Leeds Metropolitan – Degree Show 2014

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Leeds met degree show_June 2014

We are looking forward to attending this year’s Leeds Metropolitan students’ Degree Show.

We attended the opening night last Friday and were very impressed by the quality of the work and projects. We wish the students best of luck in their further studies and career.

The show is open to the public until this Friday (13th) from 10am till 4pm.

Mass Bespoke Research

Bauman Lyons have been shortlisted for a research grant towards developing a new construction system. A lot more work is ahead of us to get through to the final stage.

SSoA research book launch 24 June

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The SSoA research book, celebrating 5 years of research, will be launched on June the 24th in the Arts Tower, Sheffield.

We are looking forward to attend and be part of the discussion and debate about the value of research in society.

Sheffield Arts Tower, 5.30pm in lecture theatre LT04 – Lower Ground Floor.

Leeds Arts Hotel

Bauman Lyons have taken the first step towards forming a partnership with East Street Arts to deliver a new facility for visiting artists to Yorkshire. We’ve set up a prime funding pot that has been matched by Arts Council England. A good catalyst for action.

Making Cities: SSoA Summer School 2014





What are you doing in September??

The Sheffield School of Architecture (SSoA) Summer Programme runs from the 15th to the 20th of September alongside the Festival of the Mind.

During an energetic week, we will examine the fabric of the City Centre of Sheffield and propose solutions to vacant, underused and underdeveloped sites within the city.

Design Team Leaders:
Martin Mayfield – Engineer
Irena Bauman – Architect
David Cottrell – Artist

Visiting practices:
Carmody Groarke
Penoyre & Prasad
Riches Hawley Mikhail
5th Studio

Sheffield academics:
Simon Chadwick
Leo Care
Russel Light
Julian Marsh
Satwinder Samra
Cith Skelcher

It’s just £200 for 6 days tuition.

Each day will be packed with skills sessions, walks, talks and presentations. You will take part in design projects in collaboration with some of the best architects, engineers, architects and academics in the UK.

Contact annabel.smith@sheffield.ac.uk for more details, or call 0114 222 0310