14/09/18 -

Forest of Imagination heads riverside for 5th Anniversary

Forest of Imagination 2016

Arts pop-up Forest of Imagination is to take place in Bath again from 28 -30 September 2018, connecting people to nature with a series of fantastical forests, art trails and innovative sculptures. Returning to the city for its fifth consecutive year, this year’s free event will see spaces in Kingsmead Square, down Avon Street to the River…

10/09/18 -

Grant Associates to present at Bath’s inaugural TEDx event

TedX illustration_(c)Stephanie Sandall

Andrew Grant, director and founder of landscape architect Grant Associates, is one of twelve speakers who will present at Bath’s first ever TEDx event. Entitled ‘Light up the Future’, the TEDxBath talk will take place in the beautiful surroundings of Bath Abbey on 29 September 2018, 1pm-5-30pm. Speakers from a diverse range of backgrounds and…

28/08/18 -

Tottenham Hale redevelopment plan features landscape design by Grant Associates

Ferry Square - image courtesy of Argent

Argent Related has submitted proposals for the mixed-use redevelopment of Tottenham Hale in North London, featuring landscape design by Grant Associates. Masterplanned by architects Allford Hall Monaghan Morris (AHMM), Alison Brooks Architects and Pollard Thomas Edwards alongside Grant Associates, the project will deliver some 1,036 new homes. The homes will be a mixture of affordable housing as well as market sale and rental…

07/08/18 -

Outline planning permission granted for the University of Bristol’s new Temple Quarter Enterprise Campus

UoB New Campus_(C)Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios

Grant Associates is part of the design team that has helped secure outline planning permission for the University of Bristol’s new Temple Quarter Enterprise Campus – a significant milestone in the long-awaited regeneration of this prime city centre site. The design team includes architects Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios and Allford Hall Monaghan Morris, engineering consultants…

09/07/18 -

Grant Associates and design partners stage debate about nature and placemaking

Collaborative-by-nature-exhib

Grant Associates and its long-term design collaborators architect Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios and visual communications studio Thomas.Matthews have staged a panel style debate exploring the theme of collaboration, nature and placemaking. Entitled ‘Collaborative Regeneration: the positive impact of connecting nature and placemaking’’, the event was held at FCBStudios’ London office. Speakers from across the built…

27/06/18 -

Sir David Attenborough backs designers’ plan to help save endangered lemurs

Ankarafa Field Station

Sir David Attenborough has given his support to a vital project for a new field station in Madagascar to help save critically endangered lemurs. The plan has been drawn up by conservationists from Bristol Zoological Society alongside Grant Associates, Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios (FCBStudios) and BuroHappold Engineering. Sir David gave his backing to the £110,000…

11/05/18 -

Award for urban redevelopment scheme in Porto, Portugal, featuring landscape design by Grant Associates

Project Tawny

A significant mixed-use urban regeneration scheme designed by Bogle Architects and Grant Associates for Portugal’s coastal city of Porto has been awarded a Commendation at the 2018 MIPIM/The Architectural Review: Future Projects Awards. Featuring a landscape and public realm design strategy by Grant Associates, the development project received the accolade for the Future Project Awards’ highly competitive mixed-use category, which…

23/03/18 -

Grant Associates presents at Landscape50

Supertrees at Gardens by the Bay. Image by Darren Soh sml

Andrew Grant, director and founder of landscape architect Grant Associates, has presented a talk at the landmark event marking the 50th Anniversary of the Department of Landscape at the University of Sheffield. Landscape50 was a one-day conference organised by the university with the aim of exploring a bold future for landscape architecture. In his presentation ‘Future…