Transforming office courtyards with Landscape Architecture12th January 2021
St Katherine Docks
Connecting humans and nature to promote mental and physical wellbeing
Creating a Utopian work place for the twenty first century, where all the campus ‘residents’ feel equal, comfortable, calm, enriched, happy and connected to nature.
Supporting play, socialisation and mental well being.
Transforming hard, grey inactive courtyards
Into softer, greener, enlivened gardens
Creating a series of subspaces supporting play and socialisation in a welcoming and tranquil environment
- Arrival space
- Relaxation garden
- Play piazza
Creating a cohesive Campus with a sequence of Gardens, supporting a sense of arrival, relaxation and play.
Welcoming, enriching, directional
Arrival space before and after visualisations
Arrival space – completed scheme
Enhancing the sense of arrival with planting and lighting
Calm, tranquil, secluded, intimate
Relaxation garden before and after visualisations
Relaxation Garden – completed scheme
Featuring Chill Dome and lush planting.
Vibrant, active, playful, fun
Play piazza before and after visualisations
Play piazza – Completed scheme
Promoting socialisation and play
Enlivening, pocket socialisation
Cascading stairs before and after visualisation
Cascading Stairs – completed scheme
With sculptural furniture, planting and lighting