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#SKETCHBOOKTHOUGHTS 143

DEFINING INFILL

10.10.17

 

 

 

Infill is the urban planning term for the rededication of land in built-up urban environment, usually challenging in terms of development, to new construction.


Infill sites are the cracks in the fabric of our cities; neglected but awash with potential. Their limits are not a restriction, but rather a unique quality to be rethought and responded to with innovative design and the artistry of construction.

 

 

 

 

#SKETCHBOOKTHOUGHTS 142

THE FABRIC OF HACKNEY WICK

05.10.17

 

 

 

 

 

 

#SKETCHBOOKTHOUGHTS 141

WAREHOUSE CONTROL

30.09.17

 

 

As a society, we crave the warehouse look. Therefore, there is a demand for new standards of design: no compromises should be made, we desire a fabricated industrial feeling.

The proposed development regulations of the new build warehouse as per contemporary society’s desires (aligning with current trends)—

(a) the designer carrying out such development should ensure the space—

(i) consists of bold, imposing features

(ii) towering, lofty heights and vast light/ open spaces

(iii) comprise of raw, energetic materials

(iv) epitomise gritty and atmospheric industrial-chic