Bold addition to Manchester’s vibrant Spinningfields district

Following our own visit to Manchester for Manchester Open we continue this month to focus on new and upcoming projects in this vibrant city.   ICA are an architecture and interior design studio, specialising in hotel, student accommodation and serviced apartment design and delivery.  The ICA head office is based in Glasgow, with an additional base in London, the team… Read More >

16 October 2017

Accor – Pullman Teranga Hotel | Dakar | Senegal

We continue our focus on hospitality with a look at the new Accor Pullman Teranga Hotel in Dakar, Senegal. Studio designsquared were selected to be the lead consultant on the rejuvenation, refurbishment & re-positioning of the Pullman Teranga. They were given a brief to create a new direction for the brand and establish a ‘flagship’ for… Read More >

9 October 2017

Gerflor and Judy Murray rise to community challenge

Inchgarth community centre in the ‘Granite City’ of Aberdeen is the city’s biggest, busiest and most successful centre of its kind. Inchgarth has been a non-stop hub for the local community and has been recognised by her Majesty the Queen via the Queens Award for Voluntary Service with an MBE. Mother of tennis superstar Sir… Read More >

4 October 2017

AMARIS – Jurys Inn Brighton Waterfront

During October we will be focused on hospitality.  We will be bringing you details of UK and International projects which demonstrate design excellence in the hospitality sector and start our month with Jurys Inn Brighton Waterfront by-election studio designsquared. Re-branded as a Jurys Inn, the hotel has undergone a substantial reconfiguration, where a reconciliation of levels… Read More >

2 October 2017

Villa Park improve their hospitality seating

Prior to 2016, Villa spent 105 seasons in the top tier of English football – a record only surpassed by Everton.  Relegation from the Premier League has not diminished the Birmingham club’s appetite for competition, or their supporter’s enthusiasm, though.  Villa’s commitment to excellence on the pitch also extends to their supporters’ experience – and… Read More >

29 September 2017

Robin Hood & Little John Stables

New BCFA member Revivalist have shared with us one of their latest projects for Lincoln Green Brewery. The Robin Hood & Little John is a popular real ale pub in Nottingham that has won CAMRA’s National Cider Pub of the Year and Nottingham Pub of the Year. It is part of Everard’s Brewery ‘Project William’, a… Read More >

28 September 2017