London’s first purpose-built design district with 16 buildings by eight architects, all engineered by Whitby Wood … already on the TIME World’s Greatest Places 2021 list

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Competition-winning design for
a centre for applied research into timber and its use in construction, in Arkansas, USA

in design
January 2021

Home for applied timber research in Arkansas, USA

Three-level workshop and atelier building with a basketball court on the roof, located on the east side of Greenwich’s new design district.


Two of the 16 buildings in the district, each with raking front facades, colourful rainscreen cladding and outsized diamond-shaped openings.

on site

The structural concept, geotechnics and civil engineering for a food market that winds through the one hectare design district site.

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