Forgotten Spaces Sheffield 2011: Proposals C – F
Proposals for Forgotten Spaces 2011: Cannon ‘Hub’; CAR (P) ARK; Castle Gate; CIQubes; City Stitcher; Crossing the Line; Department of Fabrication, Media and Robotics; The Edible Forest; Food For Thought; Formation
It is proposed that the Sheffield micro brewery and mixed use proposal be located within the distinctive ‘Arrow Head’ shaped site in Neepsend that is acutely bounded on two sides by Burton Road, Neepsend Lane and River Don to the south.
Source: mass architecture
Functions from Medieval monastic gardens: Cloister, Carp Pond, Herb Garden and Orchard are conceptually overlaid onto the public thoroughfare dropping from Arundel Gate to Pond Street.
Source: HLM Architects
A new outdoor gym, attached to the old Castle Gate Bridge, to accompany the existing outdoor markets and awaken a tired, but still very active, part Sheffield.
Source: Michael Hyde and Associates
A series of connected cubes form a new public square and focal point for Sheffield’s Cultural Industries Quarter on the neglected land adjoining the former National Centre for Popular Music.
Source: Prue Chiles Architects
The City Stitcher project @ Moore Street Roundabout uses the dynamism of its mainly young users to generate a space alive with movement and energy physically stitching the city centre across the divide to Ecclesall road.
This renovation project uses selective architectural interventions to transform a vital but neglected and forbidding footbridge across the main Sheffield to London railway line, into a desirable crossing for Sheffield.
Source: Steven McCloy
The derelict yet beautiful Old Post Office is retrofitted with a huge, high-tech atrium canopy, which provides a central public space to the department.
Floating through the edible forest, allowing life and productivity to burst through the hard shell we have built around our earth.
Source: Doma Architects
A weary mill, previously lost and forgotten, rediscovers her purpose. Once again she provides her people with food and a place to work, a place to meet and learn new skills.
A physical representation of the formation of an idea using the creative process to combine strands of thought.