April 10, 2015

Visiting School: Lacey Green – visit to the Ercol Factory

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With Dylan Freeth.

Photo: VB.

Visiting School: Lacey Green – visit to the Ercol Factory

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http://www.ercol.com/

Photo: VB.

Visiting School: Lacey Green – visit to the Ercol Factory

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Steam bending workshop, with Duncan McGrath.

Photo: VB.

Visiting School: Lacey Green – visit to the Ercol Factory

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Male/female moulds used in the RF (radio frequency) bending presses.

Photo: VB.

Visiting School: Lacey Green – visit to the Ercol Factory

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With Dylan Freeth.

Photo: VB.

Visiting School: Lacey Green

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Installing the pieces on site.

Photo: VB.

Visiting School: Lacey Green

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The gable end model.

Photo: VB.

Visiting School: Lacey Green

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http://www.aaschool.ac.uk/STUDY/VISITING/laceygreen.

Photo: VB.

Visiting School: Lacey Green

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Timber from Hooke Park is being used to fabricate a music room for the local primary school.

Photo: VB.

Visiting School: Lacey Green

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A collaboration between the AA, the Royal College of Art, Grymsdyke Farm and WORKSHOP architecture.

Photo: VB.

March 30, 2015

Visiting School: Maeda Workshop @ Hooke Park

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The Gates by Andy Goldsworthy from 1986 have reached the end of their safe life and have been dismantled.

Laying pieces along the new pathway.

Photo: VB.

Visiting School: Maeda Workshop @ Hooke Park

AA School Life 2014-2015

Laying pieces along the new pathway.

Photo: VB.

Visiting School: Maeda Workshop @ Hooke Park

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Artist Anna Best and Mutley marking the route of the new pathway.

Photo: VB.

Visiting School: Maeda Workshop @ Hooke Park

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Separating the pieces.

Photo: VB.

Visiting School: Maeda Workshop @ Hooke Park

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Telehandling the pieces from the gates.

Photo: VB.

Visiting School: Maeda Workshop @ Hooke Park

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Removing the top pieces.

Photo: VB.

Visiting School: Maeda Workshop @ Hooke Park

AA School Life 2014-2015

The pieces of wood will be used to form waymarkers for a new footpath and a new gateway is being conceived.

Photo: VB.

Visiting School: Maeda Workshop @ Hooke Park

AA School Life 2014-2015

The Gates by Andy Goldsworthy from 1986 have reached the end of their safe life and have been dismantled.

Photo: VB.

Visiting School: Maeda Workshop @ Hooke Park

AA School Life 2014-2015

Gateway becomes Pathway Team.

Photo: VB.

Visiting School: Maeda Workshop @ Hooke Park

AA School Life 2014-2015

Gateway becomes Pathway Team.

Photo: VB.