The following are a range of articles on conservation, heritage, education, public, commercial, religious, residential and urban design by architects firm in London, Wimbledon, Marcus Beale Architects
Merton Priory Plans Revealed
Merton – more than a name?Read more.
Merton Priory Trust releases plans on 1 August 2012 for the most subtle, surreal piece of community archaeology yet. It involves taking down a wall, lifting some finishes, and allowing a previous building footprint and logic to shine through. And a bit more…
“It’s like a mega-version of lifting a rug and finding a tile pattern underneath. A pattern involving William Morris and Thomas Becket, and the first statute in the statute book of England”
For a good briefing see Current Archaeology August 2012.Read less.
Wimbledon Short Film Festival – 2011
Temporary City on Wimbledon Common
MBA have once again planned the Wimbledon Village Fair, a temporary city of over 150 stalls, 15 food outlets, theatre, dog show, show jumping, farmers market and other entertainments. The fair attracts over 20,000 visitors to Wimbledon Common. For a map click the link below.Read less.
School of Pharmacy Photoshoot
Marcus Peel Photography has completed a photo shoot at the UCL School of Pharmacy Library. MBA have now completed four projects for the School of Pharmacy in London.Read less.
King’s College School Pavilion
The construction of the King’s College School pavilion continues apace. It is being recorded by a live webcam.Read less.
Holy Trinity Clapham
MBA have been working with Holy Trinity Clapham on a conservation-heritage programme of alterations and improvements to the church, including landscape, accessibility, internal reordering, and a new extension to form meeting rooms and a cafe at the east end of the church.Read less.
New people join MBA
William Casey, Carmen Curreli and Chris Benson have joined or rejoined MBA in the new year. This reflects an exciting and expanding range of projects from residential, education to conservation, and our commitment to maintain and strengthen MBA’s resources in design and project management.Read less.
David Bass Appointed MBA Director
David Bass has become a director of the company. David has consulted with MBA since October 2006, developing the design base within the practice. In his role as director he will help lead the practice, which has enjoyed steady growth in turnover and the quality of projects despite the recession, into the next phase of our development. MBA will be celebrating its 20th anniversary in August 2011. (more…)Read less.
Kings College School Pavilion on site
KCS pavilionRead more.
The new sports pavilion at King’s College School, London is about to begin. This image shows the temporary road being laid and the setting out of the pavilion next to the astroturf pitches at West Barnes Lane, Raynes Park, London – November 2010Read less.