Physical models

Harry Graves

The aim of this project was to revitalise Finstown, a small town within Orkney which had lost its community spirirt and drive. The lack of work within the small town was identified as a main reason the community had become…
3D perspective view of building within landscape

Arthur Morgan

Settled into the north of the site to avoid the shade of the trees and make the most of the sun, The community centre is specifically designed to create outdoor spaces that are inviting for people to congregate. It does…
3D perspective view of building within landscape

Beatrice Loi

The building consists of two wedged blocks connected by a central space. The north block is in line with the greenhouses at its left, while the south block faces the polytunnels and is generously glazed to gain sun light. The…
Architectural visual

Charlotte Hasson

I have designed a community focused hub located at Hazlehead Park, which includes many important spaces including celebration space, kitchen, activity and woodworking spaces. I have chosen to situate my design in the North of the site due to the…
3D Views taken from Cardboard model

Maren Mowatt

Located within the B section of the site the building draws inspiration from the basic form of a traditional barn to encapsulate the growing agricultural nature of both the building itself and the community it helps to develop. The form…
Architectural visual

Monika Paszkiewicz

The new community hub was designed to contribute to both the local community and its environment. The positioning of the building allows for ample amounts of daylight to penetrate all indoor and commonly used outdoor spaces. The low-rise structure accommodates…
3D perspective view of building within landscape

Hamish Munro

The form develops three connected volumes which mimic the greenhouse form within the site to help the building develop a sympathetic relationship with the surrounding environment. Each of the volumes has different heights to establish a hierarchy and give the…
Architectural visual

Toby Ross

North-East Scots, generally named Doric, is a dialect spoken by many North easterners, including in the city of Aberdeen. For centuries, the dialect has been repressed, being seen as the ‘improper’ form of the English language. However, with the design…
Perspective section

Andrew Rough

A series of ideas which challenge the way we currently live. With the cost of living continuing to rise, we need to think about how we could live differently. This project aimed to explore a series of ways in which…
Architectural visual

Anna Doroba

Throughout my research I developed digital aspects of the King Street site within Aberdeen and became interested in the three 15-minute cities. The 15-minute city is an idea of a neighbourhood that have all functions needed for living within a…