For this year’s Open-City Architecture in Schools: Primary Programme, LOM will be partnering with Year Four from Harbinger Primary, a Docklands based school, to imagine a new bridge for London. Taking inspiration from Heatherwick’s controversial Garden Bridge the students will explore how they would choose to inhabit a bridge and design what they would put…
LOM architecture and design is making ten internal promotions to boost its senior team during 2016. Emily Cassel, James Fellows, Julika Michelbacher, Chris Pyle, Edd Rushton and Ben Taylor all become Associates, supporting the continued growth of the practice. At the same time Grant Corton, Patrick Hastings, Tom Hofton and Gary Kan are all promoted…
Julika, associate of LOM, will be attending MEM Workplace Trends: People Centred Design, the workplace design summit, at the Stationers’ Hall, London, EC4M.
LOM architecture and design has won planning for a new 1,700m2 winery in Shropshire. Hencote winery will include a visitor centre, restaurant and events space arranged around a central sheltered courtyard with large plate glass windows to give 180 degree views across the vineyards towards Shrewsbury and the hills beyond.
LOM’s industrial workplace for Tesco’s Clerkenwell based digital team is a finalist in this year’s British Council for Offices’ (BCO) awards Fit Out of Workplace category in the London and South East region. The refurbished tobacco warehouse provides 2,700sqm of flexible workspace over six levels for 300 members of staff. The original structure and architectural…
The first three schools, Belmont, Kenmore Park and Pinner Park, in phase two of the Harrow School Expansion Programme have now been completed.
For this year’s annual Christmas Party, on Tuesday 15 December, we took to All Star Lanes for a knockout bowling competition and karaoke. Not before the ‘Secret Santa’s’ had been distributed by the Christmas elves– the theme being something to wear and resulting in some unusual bowling attire.
Simon Bird, director of LOM, will be attending Education Estates, the educational facilities conference, in Manchester Central.
Richard Hutchinson, director of LOM, will speak at Leaders in Design MENA, an interiors summit hosted by International Business Council, in Dubai on 15 and 16 November 2015.
To celebrate one year since we moved to Shoreditch, East London, LOM held a pub quiz on Friday 23 October, and transformed the office into a traditional East End boozer complete with weak lager, peanuts and pies.
LOM architecture and design’s Living Lab for RBS is one of the many exemplar workplaces that are on show during Workplace Week 2015 (9 – 13 November).
LOM’s contemporary head office for the National Bank of Oman in Muscat, has been selected to appear on the AJ’s Architecture Tomorrow stand at MIPIM UK 2015.
LOM hosted a research and development workshop with head teachers from primary schools in the London Borough of Harrow, on 16 September, to find out what they thought was essential in the design of future primary schools.
Congratulations to Chris Pyle (architect at LOM), Anne Schroeder and Nick Worley (associates at Fletcher Priest) who teamed-up to take part in Dig Deep, the construction industry adventure race in the Lake District, on 2 October 2015.