Watercolour, Redhill, Surrey
“[sustainability] is about making small, critical choices that can tip the economic and social factors in positive ways...The future belongs to those that understand that doing more with less is compassionate, prosperous and enduring, and thus more intelligent, even competitive.”
Paul Hawken on Natural Capitalism, 1997
Norman Engleback FRIBA
1927 - 2015
We mourn the loss of my father Norman Engleback who played a significant role, and was referred to by Jonathan Glancy in his book on 20th century architecture as one of the young Turks in the LCC Architects department in the 1950s and 60s...
Studio Engleback's The Triangle project has been chosen for the front cover of the CIRIA BeST (Benefits of SuDS Tool) Technical Guidance document.
Studio Engleback feature in recent CIRIA publications
After Studio Engleback's Watercolour project being featured on the front cover of CIRIA's 'Evolution - The SuDs Solution - winter edition', the studio's work has been referenced in the latest CIRIA 'The SuDs Manual', with case study features of our 'The Triangle' project in Swindon and 'Watercolour' in Surrey. Studio Engleback were invited to The House of Commons for the manual's launch event.
Theis & Kahn and Studio Engleback win Sevenoaks civic centre contest
Theis and Khan, with Studio Engleback, Max Fordham and Price & Myers have won the RIBA-organised contest to design a new community and conference centre next to the Bat & Ball railway station in Sevenoaks, Kent.
Urban Center Bologna Conference
Following on from the success of the Orti per tutti competition, Studio Engleback were invited to the Urban Center in Bologna to present our work and discuss the company's ecourbanism design ethos.
Studio director Luke Engleback has been invited to contribute to 'the nature of cities' global roundtable feature, 'Is there such a thing as a "bird friendly city"?' Luke's blog suggests birdlife might be regarded as a barometer of enviromnetal wellbeing. To read more,
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Cambridgeshire Quality Panel
As well as Vice Chair of the South Downs National Park Design Panel and member of the South + East Design Panel, director Luke Engleback has joined the Cambridgeshire Quality Panel.
Luke Engleback becomes a member of LI's Policy and Communications Committee
Luke has recently been selected by the Landscape Institue to become its lastest member on the policy and communications committee. Luke will be championing the studio ethos of whole system thinking, itegrating WSUD, net zero carbon renewable energy, high value food production and biodervisty while respecting cultural heritage.
Studio Engleback recently took part in the EU framework programme for research and innovation 2014-20, 'A call for ideas on nature-based solutions to societal challenges' discussion.