Steve McAdam took part in the ‘Green Sky Thinking ‘ event ‘Do Not Consult: Co-Creation in Plan Making’ hosted by Penoyre and Prasad on 17th May, 2018. Steve and three other speakers tackled the question of ‘how can the depth of co-creation, intimacy and connection
Architectural Competition – Commercial Quarter, Island Site, Dover Place, Ashford
24 April 2018
Shortlisted Competition – Second Place. Our ambitious design aimed to turn the former Youth Theatre and Corn Store into a market place and centre for Kentish produce whilst offering flexible worksapces for tech start-ups and a new public space and visible landmark for Ashford’s Commercial Quarter.
Fluid is Recruiting
27 February 2018
Fluid is looking for talented and motivated architects and urbanists to join our team and work on a number of exciting projects ranging from urban strategies, housing delivery, community / meanwhile projects and co design processes.
Old Street Iconic Gateway
22 February 2018
Fluid are delighted that our proposal (number 38) for the ‘Old Street Iconic Gateway’ competition is longlisted and being presented at a public exhibition. Together with engineers Structure Mode and Trinity landscape
Summer Speculations – Competition winners announced
31 October 2017
One of Fluid’s key themes for the Culture Mile public realm strategy is the idea of ‘bringing the inside outside’ – transforming the streets with artistic interventions and unique events.
Icon Design Trail 2017- Urban Safari
13 September 2017
Our installations for the Icon Design Trail 2017 are taking shape! They will be located on Silk Street, opposite the Barbican Centre entrance, and on W Smithfield, outside Market View, from Saturday 16th until Monday
Culture Mile: Summer Speculations
15 August 2017
The City of London Corporation have launched a small architectural competition to speculate on the architectural and design future of the Culture Mile. They are inviting architects, designers and artists to help us envisage this. Fluid have developed a number of themes that have emerged from the Culture Mile’s new public realm strategy: ・ Form […]
NLA Event – Haringey: The Next Chapter
15 August 2017
Founding Director Christina Norton will be speaking in September at the NLA event ‘Haringey: The next chapter’. She will be discussing our recent project in Wood Green, where we were
appointed by the London Borough of Haringey in April 2015 to lead a team consisting of Aecom and Cushman & Wakefield to develop an Investment Framework (IF).
Culture Mile: Pop-ups & Year Here
15 August 2017
Despite the rain Fluid held a series of Culture Mile pop-ups last week with the help of the Year Here fellows. As part of their ‘bootcamp’, the Year Here fellows were introduced to the world of community engagement and placemaking through Soundings / Fluid’s work before going out to the public to get a real feel for it. Some of the fellows will be working on a Soundings project over the next couple of months.
CULTURE MILE: A MAJOR DESTINATION FOR CULTURE AND CREATIVITY
21 July 2017
The City of London Corporation, together with the Barbican, Guildhall School of Music & Drama, London Symphony Orchestra and Museum of London, announced plans yesterday for a major destination for culture and creativity in the Square Mile. The City of London Corporation is working to improve the environment
South Kilburn Masterplan
06 July 2017
Part of the design team led by Feilden Clegg Bradly Studios and in collaboration with Brent Council, Fluid reviewed South Kilburn Masterplan with the community, to match the latest quality standards and turn the estate into a unique and pleasant place for their residents and the ones to come.
Building Futures new future!
27 January 2017
Building Futures reconvened last night for the first time since becoming independent of the RIBA last year. Around 50 professionals and thinkers from across the built environment, including architects, engineers, strategic advisors, research, academic and environmental practitioners, gathered to talk about the long-term urban future of the UK. All discussions of politics, economics, and any other foreseeable social trauma that may occur within the next ten to fifteen years was firmly banned, with the world in 2030 set as the minimum horizon.
Fluid’s Christmas Trip
30 October 2014
The votes are being counted – will we all be heading off to Amsterdam or Krakow? Wherever we end up we look forward to some fun and some relaxation for our hard working teams and their long suffering directors ;-I
12 May 2013
Fluid have been commissioned by the GLA to carry out an evaluation of the HS2012 project, the regeneration of the 6Km avenue linking the city with Stratford. The original vision and area studies were completed by Fluid in 2009 and launched by the Mayor in 2010.