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 […]

Elly Mead

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

UCL Student Research: “Best practice recommendations for participatory planning post-Covid-19”

As a group of planning students from UCL, we worked alongside The Glass-House in our module, Participatory Urban Planning, to consider how […]

Guest Author

Posted on Jul 14, 2021

GLASS-HOUSE CHATS: Community design review panels: how could they work? – Key Takeaways

(9 July 2021) Our chat on Community design review panels: how could they work? brought together a mix of designers, […]

Sophia de Sousa

Posted on Jul 13, 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

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

GLASS-HOUSE CHATS: Building Design Engagement Capacity in Local Authorities – Key Takeaways

(11 June 2021) This month’s chat, Building Design Engagement Capacity in Local Authorities, explored how to build confidence and capacity […]

Sophia de Sousa

Posted on Jun 15, 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