Tag : Research

17 Feb 2017

CitizenM – London Trip 2017 – FMP Precedent Research

Yesterday I visited the CitizenM Hotel in Shoreditch, London to look at how the space is used, what functions exist within the space and the programme within the space. The exterior of the building is very bright, vibrant, modern and inviting. The use of the brightly coloured artwork reflects against the glass to create a beautiful and interesting artistic and creative exterior. This creativity is reflected throughout the interior space. About CitizenM “A collection of innovative concepts, citizenM is a […]

16 Feb 2017

Mother – London Trip 2017 – FMP Precedent Research

Today I visited Mother, a leading independent creative agency based in London. The purpose of the trip was to look at Mother’s office interior design, how the office space is used, the programme of the building and how it functions. The Ground Floor The ground floor of Mother is a multipurpose space that consists of a reception area, a bar / coffee / food service area, communal tables for eating / drinking / working / meetings, multiple comfortable seating areas […]

09 Feb 2017

Moritzburg Museum Extension by Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos – FMP Precedent

History of Moritzburg Castle The ancient castle of Moritzburg is located in the city of Halle, Germany and is an example of typical German Gothic military architecture at the end of the 15th Century. The building has had a turbulent history that is reflected in the multiple alterations that the caste has undergone. However, the building still maintains its original structure of its main architectural features including the surrounding walls, three out of four of the original round corner towers […]

26 Jan 2017

Photographic Elevations Street Views for FMP Research

These are some site survey photographic elevations (street view collages) that I have created in Photoshop using photographs that I have taken of the Albion Brewery and the surrounding area. I have stitched the photographs together to make street view images. Albion Brewery Street View This is the view along the street up to the Albion Brewery. This includes the King Billy Rock Bar, Professional Music Technology Shop, the Phoenix Bar and Aladdins Balti. Albion Brewery Opposite Street View This […]

22 Nov 2016

LUX Night Club Interior – FMP Precedent

LUX Interior and Set My Thoughts and Why I have chosen it as a Precedent? Materials to Create Aesthetic – The back of Lucifer’s¬†bar uses Alabaster that is lit from behind to illuminate the entire wall. There are glass shelves containing the bottles which makes them appear as if they are floating. I intend to have a couple of bars within my building – a rooftop bar and possibly a basement bar. Lucifer’s bar has an impact through its use […]