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…

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…

17/11/17 -

West Country designers team with Bristol Zoo to save Madagascar’s lemurs

Blue-eyed black lemur at Bristol Zoo - image BZS

Landscape architect Grant Associates has teamed up with Bristol Zoological Society (BZS) and the Richard Feilden Foundation (RFF), in conjunction with fellow Bath based architect Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios (FCBStudios), in a project to save Madagascar’s critically endangered wildlife, including the blue-eyed black lemur, and their forest habitat. Grant Associates is helping BZS to develop…