20/09/19 -

Grant Associates to present at Bath’s Therapeutic City Festival

Forest of Imagination 2016

Andrew Grant, founder of Grant Associates, is among a line-up of speakers who will present at the Therapeutic City Festival in Bath, taking place 20-27 September 2019. The festival will include a mix of walks, talks and activities in and around the city that aim to tackle the question: How can we make a city…

17/07/19 -

Forest of Imagination stages festival of creativity with the Holburne Museum

Dreamer the Rabbit at Forest of Imagination 2019

Thousands of Bath residents and visitors enjoyed a magical weekend of creativity when pop-up contemporary arts festival Forest of Imagination was staged at The Holburne Museum. The award-winning arts event returned to the city on 20-24 June 2019 with a multi-sensory array of outdoor and participatory art installations, workshops and sculptures in the museum grounds and Sydney…

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…

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…

17/10/17 -

Andrew Grant appointed Chair of Bathscape Landscape Partnership

Andrew Grant

Andrew Grant, founder and director of Bath based landscape architect Grant Associates, has been appointed Chair of Bathscape Landscape Partnership. Andrew, who is also a Bath resident and co-founder of community arts event Forest of Imagination, will help shape the future strategy of the Partnership, which aims to benefit Bath’s unique landscape for people, communities…

05/06/17 -

Meadows of Bath’s Skyline to host Forest of Imagination 2017

Forest of Imagination 2017

Bath-based contemporary arts event Forest of Imagination is to sprout up again on Friday 30th June – Sunday 2nd July 2017 – connecting people to nature in all kinds of imaginative ways. This year’s event is being held at Bushey Norwood, the National Trust-owned ancient meadows behind the University of Bath that make up part…

20/03/17 -

Andrew Grant to present at Bath Festival

Forest of Imagination 2016

Andrew Grant, director of landscape architect Grant Associates, will join fellow Bath based designers Piers Taylor and Peter Clegg to present a seminar about the city’s future as part of The Bath Festival. Future Living in Bath, which takes place 5.30pm, 22 May 2017 at the Assembly Rooms, will discuss the challenges and opportunities that…

09/06/16 -

Forest of Imagination grows to new heights with 10,000+ visitors

Forest of Imagination

Contemporary arts event in and around Bath Abbey supported by Grant Associates welcomes over 10,000 visitors during its third year. Forest of Imagination has bloomed to enjoy its most successful year to date after attracting an estimated 10,000+ visitors to its fantastical forests, outdoor galleries and creative workshops. The brainchild of a collaborative team of…