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 […]

Elly Mead

Posted on Jul 22, 2021

Urban Activation in Ilford Town Centre

Sometimes, our action research creates wonderful spaces for experimentation, and our Incubating Civic Leadership* project has done just that, sowing […]

Sophia de Sousa

Posted on Jul 21, 2021

Enabling Community Urban Design Champions

On 24 June, The Glass-House ran a workshop on the principles and vocabulary of urban design for the London Forum […]

Sophia de Sousa

Posted on Jul 7, 2021

Play streets for covid recovery: Placing children and playing streets at the heart of recovery

In March, I attended Playing Out’s event – Play Streets for Covid Recovery. The insightful event focused on how we […]

Deborah Ajia

Posted on Jun 18, 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, […]

Elly Mead

Posted on Jun 10, 2021

INSPIRED Blog Series: Brixton Windmill

This blog post is another addition to our inspired blog series. This series shares stories of projects that are championing […]

Deborah Ajia

Posted on May 27, 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 […]

Elly Mead Deborah Ajia

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 […]

Elly Mead

Posted on May 12, 2021

INSPIRED Blog Series: The May Project

We dive once again into another Inspired series post! The series was conceived to help share stories of projects that […]

Deborah Ajia

Posted on May 6, 2021

INSPIRED Blog Series: The Valley Project with Grizedale Arts

Within our latest blog series we are making space to celebrate community leadership and cross-sector collaboration within design and placemaking. […]

Elly Mead

Posted on Apr 27, 2021