Tag : Chris Hildrey
A proxy address system, which its UK architect creator hopes will help alleviate the problems of the homeless, is among the nominations for the Beazley Designs of the Year, awarded by the Design Museum
The AJ homes edition looks at east London’s Fish Island Village featuring housing by Haworth Tompkins, Pitman Tozer and Lyndon Goode; as well as Graeme Nicholls Architects’ twin-block development of flats in Ashtree Road, Glasgow; and we ask whether a slew of factory-built schemes means the modular housing future has finally arrived. PLUS a building study of Marks Barfield’s Cambridge ...
Architects’ creative and strategic approach can make them ideally suited to help solve society’s problems, says Emily Booth
Chris Hildrey has created a database matching up homeless people with addresses of the UK’s empty properties. He talks to Ella Jessel about ProxyAddress
Homelessness project wins RIBA Research MedalSubscription
An innovative project matching up people facing homelessness with addresses of empty buildings has won the RIBA President’s Research Medal