Tag : Witherford Watson Mann
The theatre, a reworked stable block in a country estate, is beautiful, contextual, environmentally and acoustically brilliant and community minded, writes Fran Williams. Film and photography by Jim Stephenson
RIBA Stirling Prize 2019 shortlist announcedSubscription
An eclectic group of contenders makes up the six-strong shortlist for this year’s RIBA Stirling Prize
Witherford Watson Mann’s opera house, built within a stable yard at the Grade I-listed Nevill Holt Hall in Leicestershire, has been named RIBA East Midlands best building of 2019
RIBA reveals 2019 East Midlands awards shortlistSubscription
A roadside sculpture by the winner of Stephen Lawrence Prize, Tonkin Liu, is among the 12 projects shortlisted for the 2019 RIBA East Midlands regional awards
This transformation of a historic stable block into a permanent opera venue in rural Leicestershire confirms the practice’s reputation as master of the art of architectural reuse, writes Ellis Woodman. Photography Hélène Binet
06.12.18: AJ Architecture AwardsSubscription
The latest issue features this year’s AJ Architecture Awards with 73 pages of winning and shortlisted schemes. There are also building studies of Witherford Watson Mann’s opera house at Nevill Holt in Leicestershire; and a partially subterranean north London house by Takero Shimazaki Architects. PLUS The era of the super low fee bid is back in a new wave of aggressive fee-cutting; and we meet Emma Dent Coad, ...
Maccreanor Lavington and Witherford Watson Mann’s exceptional housing for researchers should help stem a flow of talent from Cambridge, says Tim Abrahams. Photography David Grandorge
22.02.18: New townSubscription
The latest AJ focuses on the North West Cambridge development, a £1 billion city extension backed by the university. We look at AECOM’s masterplan and have building studies on MUMA’s community centre and nursery school; Lot 8 housing by Maccreanor Lavington and Witherford Watson Mann; and WilkinsonEyre and Mole Architects’ Lot 1, which includes housing, a supermarket, doctors surgery ...
Rewilding London: Walthamstow Wetlands by Kinnear Landscape Architects and Witherford Watson MannSubscription
‘Rewilded’ landscaping and restored industrial buildings feature in Kinnear Landscape Architects’ and Witherford Watson Mann’s project to open up Walthamstow Reservoirs to free public access, writes Rob Wilson. Photography Jason Orton, Heini Schneebeli
08.02.18: Women in ArchitectureSubscription
The latest AJ focuses on two architects shortlisted for Women in Architecture award for Architect of the Year: we talk to 6a co-founder Stephanie Macdonald, and feature the practice’s Black Stone apartment building in north London; and we meet Biba Dow and visit Dow Jones’s reworking of St Mary Magdalene church in Paddington. We also feature Kinnear Landscape Architects’ and Witherford Watson ...