05/12/18 -

Grant Associates’ masterplan for new district in Madrid wins outline planning

Castellana Norte Park 2. Image Grant Associates

A masterplan by British duo architect Rogers Stirk Harbour & Partners and landscape architect Grant Associates to create a new business and residential district in north Madrid has won outline planning. The proposal for Madrid Castellana Norte aims to transform a vast, 500-hectare tract of neglected land close to Chamartín railway station. Constituting the most significant regeneration plan for Madrid in…

30/11/18 -

Bath’s Forest of Imagination wins top award for temporary landscape

Floating Forest

Forest of Imagination, the Bath based pop-up contemporary arts event, has been crowned best Temporary Landscape at the 2018 Landscape Institute (LI) Awards.   Created by landscape architect Grant Associates and arts charity 5x5x5=creativity, the annual four-day festival has seen different spaces in, and around, Bath transformed into fantastical ‘forests’ for the last five years. Staged in…

13/11/18 -

Grant Associates features in new book about ‘makers’ of Bath

Made in Bath

Grant Associates is one of 18 innovators to feature in a brand-new book called Made in Bath which celebrates the creative spirit of ‘makers’ in Bath. Made in Bath shares the stories of creatives, craftspeople, engineers and innovators based in the UNESCO World Heritage City, demonstrating how Bath is a hotbed of ideas and creativity…

05/11/18 -

Andrew Grant to present at Creative Bath Inspires

Supertrees at dusk - image Darren Soh, Grant Associates 2017

Andrew Grant, director and founder of landscape architect Grant Associates, will present at the next ‘in conversation-with’ Inspires event, hosted by Creative Bath. Taking place on 22 November 2018 (6-8pm) at Walcot House in Bath, Andrew will talk about the importance of inspiring the imagination and forging closer connections with nature to strengthen communities and…

05/10/18 -

Grant Associates part of winning design team for Australia’s tallest building

Southbank Boulevard view small

Landscape architect Grant Associates was part of the winning team led by UNStudio and Cox Architecture to design Southbank by Beulah – an AUS$2 billion mixed use development in Melbourne, Australia. Known as Green Spine, the scheme will, subject to planning approval, see the construction of two twisting ‘green’ skyscrapers with the highest standing at 356.2 metres, making it Australia’s tallest building….

04/10/18 -

Andrew Grant joins British design delegation at Saudi Design Week

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Andrew Grant, founder and director at Grant Associates, is part of a delegation of designers selected by the British Council and the Royal Society of Arts (RSA) to support the UK’s contribution to Saudi Design Week. Andrew is one of a team of Royal Designers for Industry (RDIs) at the event, which is taking place…

03/10/18 -

Forest of Imagination brings creativity to heart of Bath

Inflatable Forest in the weekend sun - Forest 2018

Forest of Imagination attracted thousands of visitors to Kingsmead Square and Bath Quays as the pop-up contemporary arts and architecture event was staged in the city over the weekend for its fifth consecutive year.  The free, three-day event, which was co-founded by Grant Associates, saw city centre spaces transformed into a ‘Future Forest’ with a series…