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RIBA Forgotten Spaces

RIBA London with Design for London and developer and investor Qatari Diar's Forgotten Spaces exhibition showcases the results of the regional competition which invited proposals for overlooked pockets of land in London

Reservoir Roofs by Gort Scott

Forgotten Spaces: Winner – Reservoir Roofs by Gort Scott

[WALTHAM FOREST] Development of existing reservoirs to allow school children and day trippers to connect with the middle Lee Valley

The Pool by Scott Brownrigg

Forgotten Spaces: Second Place – The Pool by Scott Brownrigg

[CAMDEN] A public pool filling the disused tramway entrance at Kingsway

Thames Archipelago by Craft Pegg

Forgotten Spaces: Third Place – Thames Archipelago by Craft Pegg

[TOWER HAMLETS] Floating natural habitats on East India Dock

A New Productive Landscape by Boyarsky Murphy Architects

Forgotten Spaces: Commended – A New Productive Landscape by Boyarsky Murphy Architects

[CAMDEN] Micro allotment gardens sited next to a raised railway line

Walk the Line by Honey

Forgotten Spaces: Commended – Walk the Line by Honey

[HOUNSLOW] A light installation on the underside of the M4

Park Lane by DSDHA, Atelier Saunt at EPFL

Forgotten Spaces: Commended – Park Lane by DSDHA, Atelier Saunt at EPFL

[WESTMINSTER] Multi-surface activity centre on the grass verge of Park Lane

Nose to Tail by Dan Dodds

Forgotten Spaces: Commended – Nose to Tail by Dan Dodds

[CITY OF LONDON] Restaurant with on-site abattoir, tannery, butchery, kitchen and leather workshop

Kingsway Hub by JAIA

Forgotten Spaces: Commended – Kingsway Hub by JAIA

[CAMDEN] A pedestrian walkthrough and market connecting Holborn Station and surrounding institutions on the site of the old tramway entrance

Hanging Gardens of the Circle Line by Chris Hildrey

Forgotten Spaces: Commended – Hanging Gardens of the Circle Line by Chris Hildrey

[WESTMINSTER] Gardens above seven defunct ventilation shafts along the length of the Circle Line

Matt Nicholl and William Mackey – Angular Flight

Forgotten Spaces North East 2012: the finalists

The AJ can now reveal the 21 finalists in RIBA North East’s Forgotten Spaces competition, run in association with the AJ

Voicebox by Featherstone Young

Forgotten Spaces: Voicebox by Featherstone Young

[BRIXTON] Speakers’ forum in Brixton

Visions of Utopia by Cabinet of Curiosity

Forgotten Spaces: Visions of Utopia by Cabinet of Curiosity

[LAMBETH] Revival of the old Orangery in Clapham

The Performance of Forgotten Space by Kingston University

Forgotten Spaces: The Performance of Forgotten Space by Kingston University

[CROYDON] Performance space connecting backspaces of highstreet buildings

Plinth by Artillery Architecture and Interior Design

Forgotten Spaces: Plinth by Artillery

[Tower Hamlets] Raised sculpture park on a railway viaduct

Old Kent Paradise by Martin Ebert of Studio Meda

Forgotten Spaces: Old Kent Paradise by Martin Ebert of Studio Meda

[SOUTHWARK] Public gardens to improve a busy roundabout site, envoking memories of its rural past

Millwall Dock Floating Gardens by Form Associates

Forgotten Spaces: Millwall Dock Floating Gardens by Form Associates

[TOWER HAMLETS] A new natural ecosystem for Millwall Docks

Camden Gateway by 11.04 Architects

Forgotten Spaces: Camden Gateway by 11.04 Architects

[CAMDEN] A new gateway for Camden High street

Friern Barnet Sewage Works by J&L Gibbons

Forgotten Spaces: Friern Barnet Sewage Works by J&L Gibbons

[HARINGEY] A community allotment garden

Between + Nowhere by James Stopps

Forgotten Spaces: Between + Nowhere by James Stopps

[LAMBETH] Waiting room gardens under the roof of the old Eurostar terminal of Waterloo Station

Beckton Alp by MUF Architecure

Forgotten Spaces: Beckton Alp by MUF Architecture

[NEWHAM] An accessible wilderness

155 Curtain Road by Gibberd

Forgotten Spaces: Proposals A – B

Proposals for Forgotten Spaces: [d_pod] DIY Summer Pavilion; 155 Curtain Road; 3d GARDEN; A Microinfrastructure; A102; Accordian; Acupunkture; Argo Eclipse; Arts Den; Ascending The Void; Back to Nature; Baldwin Terrace

Bethnal Green Babylon by li-ma

Forgotten Spaces: Proposals B – C

Proposals for Forgotten Spaces: Bank of Culture; Bees Please; Bethnal Green Babylon; Bike Shed; Blue Footprint; Bonham Garden; Bridge; Brixton Tabernacle; Bubble-Rap; Car Park; Celebration Park and Centre for Citizen Adhocracy

Dalston Media Centre by Nicola Desiderio

Forgotten Spaces: Proposals C – D

Proposals for Forgotten Spaces: Chiswick Roundabout; Citar; City Road Hall; Claremont Square Reservoir; Coldfall Wildlife Corridors; Concrete Island; Connecting Camley Street; Creekside Arcade; Crystal Palace Market Square; Crystal Ship; Dalston Media Centre; Dalston Roof Park and Displaced Community Archive

Floating Garden by MMarcial Barros Sara Barros Moirika Reker Gilberto Reis

Forgotten Spaces: Proposals E – F

Proposals for Forgotten Spaces: Earls Court Burial Garden City; East Broadway; Eco Five; Elm Wonderland; Everyday; Fabric Park; Floating Garden; Follow the Yellow Slip Road; Forgotten Fulham; Forgotten Spaces; Four Elements of Sands End and From Dark to Light

Great Triffid by the Great Triffid

Forgotten Spaces: Proposals F – H

Proposals for Forgotten Spaces: Fuel Lands Market Pavilion; Fun Marquee; Great Triffid; Greenwich Jetty Islands; Grow Boat; Growing Convenience; The Heart; Hoborn Tramblas; Holland Park Roundabout; Homerton Centre and Hoxton Exchange

K2 4AL by Anny Day

Forgotten Spaces: Proposals I – L

Proposals for Forgotten Spaces: Ifield Play House; Incubator; Immersion; Inhabited 3D Park; K2 4AL; Kops Mead; LifeCycle Park; Lignin Chain; Limehouse Quarter; Limpsfield Avenue; Linked Spaces; London Tube Marathon and London-On-Sea

Nod8 Walkable Structure by Artica Studio: Victor Frutos-Juarez, Ignacio Garcia-Moliz and Rebeca Casado-Hernandez

Forgotten Spaces: Proposals M – P

Proposals for Forgotten Spaces: Majic Island; Meadowbank; Ming Park; Mimic; Mount Pleasant; New Open Space; Nod8 Walkable Structure; Old Belgate Wharf: Old Street Roundabout; Olympic Art Gallery; O-Zone; Peering Point and Peckham Calabash

Portobello Pop Up by USE architects

Forgotten Spaces: Proposals P – R

Proposals for Forgotten Spaces: Pocket Wilderness; Portobello Pop Up; Princes Circus; Projection Centre; Public Convenience; Public Toilet; Push. Pull. Play.; Queens Circus; Ravenet Arcade; rEC2; Reconnecting the Community and Regent’s Canal Towpath

STET Bromley By Bow by Colin Rose Stet Architecture

Forgotten Spaces: Proposals R – T

Proposals for Forgotten Spaces: Ridgeway; River Thames History + Found Objects Lab; Running Spiral; Sky Dock; St Saviours Dock; STET Bromley By Bow; STET Bromley By Bow; Survival of Dollis Hill House; Swinging Bridge Cafe; Talbot Yard; Testing Ground and Thames Mini Tidal Power Stations

Underground Overgrowth: The Hanging Gardens of Bayswater by Nick Cross Architects and Squint Opera

Forgotten Spaces: Proposals T – U

Proposals for Forgotten Spaces: Three Mills Thermals: Tilth to Table; Tower Hide; Trailblazing; Under Change; Underground Overgrowth; Union Green; Urban Gardens and Urban Suture

Verticle Park Ramillies Street by Brady Shipman Martin and Locum Consulting

Forgotten Spaces: Proposals U – W

Proposals for Forgotten Spaces: Urban Swamp; Urban Tapestries; Velo-City; Verticle Park Ramillies Street; Warehouse Theatre 2; Warncliffe Theatre and Hanwell Crossrail; Waterloo Farm; Winchester Square; Woolwich Dockyard Angling Club and World Peace Garden

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