Press

Architecture Today: That’s a wrap

"Picture this: a substation, in Brent Cross, on the side of the A406 North Circular by a junction to the M1 motorway. Whatever you had in your mind, this is not it."

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Dezeen: Kaleidoscopic sub­sta­tion in London cel­e­brates the spirit of the lo­cal com­mu­nity

"It's a celebration," IF_DO co-founder Sarah Castle told Dezeen. "It transforms utilitarian infrastructure into a major new landmark that celebrates the spirit of the local community.""

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Fast Company: This bor­ing power plant in North London is now a glo­ri­ous work of art

"Proof that city infrastructure can serve more than one purpose"

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News

Fast Company Innovation by Design Awards

The Hithe has been named the Best Design in Europe, Middle East and Africa in the Fast Company Innovation by Design Awards 2022, and was a finalist in the Circular Design category

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Shortlisted for the AJ House of the Year

IF_DO's Thorpeness Beach House has been shortlisted for the Manser Medal – the Architects' Journal House of the Year

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Open House 2022

September 10, 2022 — September 11, 2022

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The Hithe: Creating thriv­ing high streets for all

Property X-Change, a new platform led by the Mayor of London to discuss the future of London’s high streets, has hosted a conversation about The Hithe: what did it take to deliver it, and what impact will it have?

The conversation features IF_DO director Sarah Castle; Emily Berwyn from Meanwhile Space; Rumi Bose from Southwark Council; and Mark Darnell, a current tenant in one of The Hithe’s micro units.

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