The large shade making canopies, the really beautifully crafted materials, the detailing and textures make this a truly enviable residential project created by London’s lovely Walker Bushe architects. The building has a California style which reminded me a little of the fab location house used in ‘A Single Man’ (if you’ve seen the film by […]
The beautiful new addition to Louis Sert’s ‘Smith Campus Centre’ at Harvard University by Hopkins Architects is designed to give students, faculty staff and visitors a truly inspiring and uplifting environment in which to work and socialise. It’s a huge project with multiple areas, levels, light-filled spaces and all sitting comfortably in Sert’s 1950’s original. […]
Singapore is so inspiring with it’s dedication to green space / sustainable buildings, and more importantly its developments and designs are considering community wellbeing. It’s something more super cities should be thinking about more urgently, especially with our ageing populations. Super city living needs to be more considerate. Commissioned by Singapore Housing and Develoment Board […]
The super green, ginormous eco build that is Marina One by Ingenhoven Architects in the CBD of Singapore was so big it was a challenge to photograph. From the slightly hard impersonal exteriors you would never guess it has a soft centre. It has beautiful curving walkways linking the 4 towers (residential and office) and […]
The beautiful, bronze clad extension to London’s Garden Museum is settling into it’s surrounds already. What an inspiring design by Dow Jones Architects who were responsible for marrying a modern design with the heritage of St Mary’s church, next to Lambeth Palace. Together with Dan Pearson’s garden design the whole experience is both peaceful and […]
The very stylish independent publisher Hoxton Mini Press has produced a great book called ‘Unseen London’. 25 contemporary photographers who had captured and seen London from quite different perspectives contributed to the beautifully produced hardback book . I was delighted to be part of ‘Unseen London’ with some shots from the Olympic Structures project in […]
It’s hard to initially dissect how you photograph a building when it’s quite instinctive and having shot for quite a long time a lot of the decision making is a natural reaction to the building your working in and around.
A painting called ‘The Listener’ inspired a complete interior re-design by the very talented Velvet Orange…
Wonderful to see Muraba Residences at Design Basel this week. (part of the Art Miami / Basel show)
The West Coast of Scotland was my destination to shoot a wonderfully renovated and extended shepherd’s longhouse tucked on a hillside just south of a typically picturesque Loch.
Chetwoods Architects collaborated with garden designer / landscape architect Patrick Collins for the 4th time at RHS Chelsea this year to create a striking ‘Silk Road Garden’. Airey Spaces was commissioned to photograph the garden on the final build day before the grandeur of press day.