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Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery Opens New Galleries
Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery Opens New Galleries

11.10.12 News & Events

Associated Architects has worked with “Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery”:http://www.www.associated-architects.co.uk/projects/culture/bmag/ to reconfigure part of the Grade II* listed city centre building on Chamberlain Square. The new gallery spaces and reorganised internal layout form part of an £8.9m refurbishment to create ‘Birmingham, its people, its history’. These new galleries will be open to the public from […]
Planning Permission for Aston Webb Building
Planning Permission for Aston Webb Building

08.10.12 News & Events

Associated Architects has gained planning and listed building consent for the refurbishment of part of the “Aston Webb Building”:http://www.www.associated-architects.co.uk/projects/education/universities/aston-webb-block-c/ at the University of Birmingham. The Aston Webb Buildings were the foundation buildings on the University of Birmingham’s main Campus in 1900. Originally designed by Sir Aston Webb and Ingress Bell, the leaded domes and clock […]
Work starts on Grade II listed College Hall
Work starts on Grade II listed College Hall

03.10.12 News & Events

Demolition and strip-out of have commenced of the Grade II listed Leicester College Hall, originally designed by Sir Leslie Martin and Trevor Dannatt around 1957 and completed by 1960. The University of Leicester require the conversion of this existing halls of residence into a Management Training Centre, with accommodation. There will be three accommodation blocks […]
Birmingham Royal Ballet
Birmingham Royal Ballet

02.10.12 News & Events

We are delighted to have been working with “Birmingham Royal Ballet”:http://www.brb.org.uk/homepage.html to prepare a Feasibility Study to support their application to Arts Council England for capital works funding. A scheme of work is proposed that will improve accessibility within the building, provide dedicated changing facilities for the wider community, refurbished dance rehearsal studios including the […]
Planners happy with proposals for the City Centre Campus, Phase 2
Planners happy with proposals for the City Centre Campus, Phase 2

21.09.12 News & Events

Birmingham City Council have given the green light for “Phase 2”:http://www.www.associated-architects.co.uk/projects/education/universities/city-centre-campus-phase-ii/ of Birmingham City Universiy’s City Centre Campus. Well done to all involved.
Post & Mail Works Commence
Post & Mail Works Commence

17.09.12 News & Events

We are pleased to announce that Phase 1 of the “Post & Mail”:http://www.www.associated-architects.co.uk/projects/workplace/post-and-mail/ project; on the site of the remaining portion of John H Madin and Partners’ Post and Mail complex has now started on site.
AJ Retrofit Award Winner
AJ Retrofit Award Winner

13.09.12 News & Events

We are very pleased to announce that from our three shortlisted projects, the “Metallurgy & Materials Building Refurbishment”:http://www.www.associated-architects.co.uk/projects/education/universities/met-and-mat-refurbishment/ project at the University of Birmingham won an AJ Retrofit Award in the ‘Listed Building/Structures: Post War’ category last night. Well done to all involved.
Our 9th Project for King’s School Worcester gains Planning Permission
Our 9th Project for King’s School Worcester gains Planning Permission

29.08.12 News & Events

The next generation of Olympic athletes may soon be training in a new Worcester building. Associated Architects has won planning permission for a new sports and performing arts centre on a historic site in Worcester. It provides sports and fitness facilities for The King’s School Worcester and for community use, as well as parking and […]
Centre City Proposals Granted Planning Permission
Centre City Proposals Granted Planning Permission

09.08.12 News & Events

Planning permission has been received for a new reception and external remodelling to Centre City on Hill Street, Birmingham on behalf of Bruntwood. The concrete office building was designed by renowned modernist architect Richard Seifert and consists of a 6 storey podium base with a further 15 floor tower above. When construction was completed in […]
Telford Community Hub Granted Planning Permission
Telford Community Hub Granted Planning Permission

08.08.12 News & Events

We are very please to find out today that the “Community Hub”:http://www.www.associated-architects.co.uk/projects/community/telford-and-wrekin-community-hub/ for Telford & Wrekin Council has been granted full planning permission today.
BCU City Centre Campus Phase 1 Trailer
BCU City Centre Campus Phase 1 Trailer

03.08.12 News & Events

Birmingham City University’s City Centre Campus Phase 1 building topped out on the 26th July. In celebration the University has put together a promotional video featuring Associated Architects. The video highlights how this unique facility supporting 3 faculties was conceived and designed. Future students have a lot to look forward to!
James Hall Promoted
James Hall Promoted

01.08.12 News & Events

James Hall has been promoted to the position of Director. This move recognises James’s exceptional contribution to the Management Team. James has an active role within Birmingham Future on the City Centre Committee and is the Regional Chair of BCO NextGen. James is currently leading the project team delivering the “Birmingham Institute of Art & […]
K2TOG Knit 2 Together Art Project Complete!!
K2TOG Knit 2 Together Art Project Complete!!

26.07.12 News & Events

Birmingham based knitting graffiti artist group “Stitches and Hos”:http://stitchesandhos.wordpress.com/ has finished the Olympic themed project on the Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery entrance portico. Around 890 balls of wool have been used by approximately 1000 knitters to create the sleeves for the columns. The colours chosen are those of the Olympic rings and are also […]
New Work – Birmingham Dog’s Home
New Work – Birmingham Dog’s Home

23.07.12 News & Events

We have been appointed to design a new centre for Birmingham Dogs’ Home, a local charity which rescues and cares for stray dogs from across the West Midlands and South Staffordshire. This exciting project will enable them to further develop their vital work of re-uniting lost pets with their owners and finding new homes for […]
July: We’re Hiring….
July: We’re Hiring….

20.07.12 News & Events

Senior Architects required. Please see our “Recruitment”:http://www.www.associated-architects.co.uk/practice/recruitment/ page for details:
K2TOG Knit 2 Together Art Project Installation Begins
K2TOG Knit 2 Together Art Project Installation Begins

19.07.12 News & Events

Birmingham based knitting graffiti artist group “Stitches and Hos”:http://stitchesandhos.wordpress.com/ has begun to install their Olympic themed project on the Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery entrance portico. Around 890 balls of wool have been used by approximately 1000 knitters to create the sleeves for the columns. The colours chosen are those of the Olympic rings and […]