GLA cttee report on stadium and media centre FINAL1 – Legacy United One of many (i’m guessing) legacy reports, specifically focusing on the stadium and media centre. Quite interesting! Also has a potentially useful stakeholder diagram on p.65 of the legacy decision making bodies.
Here are some initial thoughts on the development of a scenario and programme…I’ll be working on the drawings for the rest of this week, which will add to the development of these ideas. Any comments welcome / encouraged! A PDF of the text below is available here >Scenario and Programme – Attitude _SB_12-01-11… 1.0 INTERVENTION 2.0 … Continue reading
Interesting to note that planning applications for Olympic projects are submitted to the Olympic Delivery Authority – PDT, rather than to any particular borough’s planning department. Whilst this is entirely practical given the extent of the Olympic project, it does make you wonder to what extent those boroughs – and by derivation, their residents – are represented in the … Continue reading
Just a quick collage as a record of one performative intervention that we did get round to doing…there’s a quick video below also;
“Olympism is a philosophy of life, exalting and combining in a balanced whole the qualities of body, will and mind. Blending sport with culture and education, Olympism seeks to create a way of life based on the joy found in effort, the educational value of good example and respect for universal fundamental ethical principles.” – … Continue reading
Full of warehouses and artists, many with a-symetrical haircuts and geek glasses. lots of parties, flea markets, and host of the yearly hackney WICKed festival. very new trendy but not quite the pretentious heights of shoreditch.. Lois Darcy – Sister of Tim I have been to a lovely place called the Pearl of Hackney for … Continue reading
video showing hackney wick, overlaid with commentary of local resident’s affected by the changes happening in the area because of Olympic development