Over the years, I've undertaken many projects for myself, friends and others, designing buildings and follies and advising over garden & interior design. I'm no architect but my background as an architectural historian and artist and my breadth of knowledge has proved useful.
The space in this flat did not allow for fixed stairs, so an aluminium step design (50kg) was counterbalanced with the loft hatch to create a "hobbies room" loft space with fully retractable steps.
Amended to give more light and better proportions (same plan):
And finally, a somewhat fanciful elaboration:
Research & design work for the reordering for this £9m project to restore Hawksmoor's great Bloomsbury church (A Luke Hughes & Co. project).
Drawing by Anthony Russell of a fantasy "headquarters" for the Anglican Franciscans in Zimbabwe.
This drawing was undertaken during a period spend driving ambulances and generally supporting the community in what were in reality very humble lodgings, attached to a school near Mutare.
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