INSPIRED Blog Series: Men’s Sheds

Although we have recently launched our latest blog series, ‘A Letter to Future Placemakers’, we are keeping our previous ‘INSPIRED’ […]

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Posted on Oct 8, 2021

GLASS-HOUSE CHATS: Future-proofing the Design of Places – Key Takeaways

In this month’s Chat, Future-proofing the Design of Places, we wanted to explore how we can collectively design for the […]

Elly Mead

Posted on Sep 15, 2021

Bioregionalism in Placemaking: Looking at Your Local Spaces with a New Lens

Lockdown, with its trials and monotony, did have a positive impact on the way that we all regard and relate […]

Elly Mead

Posted on Sep 7, 2021
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Callout Brief: A Letter to Future Placemakers

A call for contributions to our new Glass-House blog series. After over a year of global lockdowns, limited contact with […]

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Posted on Sep 1, 2021

The Well Walk Theatre (A short love letter to London)

Having spent almost three years in Manchester, I started working at The Glass-House from my living room on the edge […]

Elly Mead

Posted on Aug 4, 2021

Union Chapel’s Sunday School Stories: shaping the beginnings of an interpretation piece with the local community

On Thursday 15 July, The Glass-House worked alongside members of Union Chapel’s team to plan and deliver a full-day, in-person […]

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Posted on Jul 22, 2021

Gaming with The Willow on Broadwaters: using play and technology to talk about design

On Tuesday 29 June, The Glass-House was invited to deliver our first in-person workshop this  year to a group of […]

Elly Mead

Posted on Jul 5, 2021

INSPIRED Blog Series: Community Savers

So far through our INSPIRED blog series we have explored heritage buildings and the communities bringing them back to life, […]

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Posted on Jun 10, 2021

Sheffield School of Architecture Workshop: Exploring digital tools for creative engagement

By Elly Mead and Deborah Ajia The Glass-House was recently invited by the Sheffield School of Architecture (SSoA) to deliver […]

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Posted on May 12, 2021

INSPIRED Blog Series: Kitty’s Launderette, a community launderette and social space

Occupying an old builder’s yard in the area between Anfield and Everton in Liverpool, Kitty’s Launderette sits inconspicuously among the […]

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Posted on May 12, 2021