Visioning Sustainable Places during Green Sky Thinking week

As part of Open City’s ‘Green Sky Thinking’ week (15-19 April), we ran a breakfast workshop ‘People, Place and Value: Visioning Sustainable […]

Melissa Lacide

Posted on Apr 26, 2013

People, place and value: the golden triangle?

The day after our debate ‘People, place and value: the golden triangle?’ I spent the afternoon at Goldsmiths Community Centre […]

Louise Dredge

Posted on Mar 22, 2013

£1 Homes – an initiative to applaud

It’s about time that we looked at more creative, small-scale interventions to improve neighbourhoods and bring our failing streets, towns […]

Sophia de Sousa

Posted on Feb 27, 2013

New online network Community Design Exchange launches

By Katerina Alexiou & Theodore Zamenopoulos (Open University research partners) The Open University in collaboration with The Glass-House Community Led […]

Guest Author

Posted on Feb 19, 2013

Love and placemaking..

Intrinsic to everything we do at The Glass-House is the idea that people are at the heart of places, and […]

Maja Luna Jorgensen

Posted on Feb 14, 2013

Does involving local people in placemaking make business sense?

“We’ve got to stop talking and start listening’, declared Guy Butler, Projects Director, Grosvenor as he opened the third debate […]

Lucia das Neves

Posted on Feb 6, 2013

Exploring the role of churches in communities in East Yorkshire

Last Friday we met with ten clergy members at their retreat house near Skipton in the snowy picturesque Yorkshire Dales […]

Melissa Lacide

Posted on Feb 4, 2013

Enabler dialogues: ‘How can design create/enable places of value?’

Glass-House Enablers Vera Hale and Liz Kessler attended our first Enabler Dialogue session at our office in November to discuss […]

Melissa Lacide

Posted on Jan 2, 2013

“People have a lot of assets that they don’t realise they have”

“People have a lot of assets that they don’t realise they have.” – Sophia de Sousa Last week we took […]

Melissa Lacide

Posted on Dec 3, 2012

New life in Fountainbridge

Earlier in November we supported a fantastic group who have come together to create a vision to breathe new life […]

Maja Luna Jorgensen

Posted on Nov 28, 2012