Book / Complex City

Complex City is a detailed mapping of London’s historic layers, emerging from our work in characterisation studies. The book puts forward a new argument for character-based development.

Talk / UPCOMING Citymakers: Five days in Msheireb

Msheireb Downtown Doha is a new, compact, walkable neighbourhood knit together by naturally cooled streets built at a human scale.

Research / Fabric of PlaceEminent Ground: tall buildings in the city

Eminent Ground: tall buildings in the city

Book / Citymakers: Exploring Models of Urban Development

To understand how new pieces of city emerge (or how existing ones evolve), we went back to study three models of urban development.

Research / Madinat al IrfanUrban Picturesque

Urban Picturesque: on composing, representing and experiencing the city

Book / Fabric of Place

The Fabric of Place explores how cites, towns and villages can evolve and change by building on their historic form and identity rather than by sacrificing them.