Design of Urban Commercial Shared Street

For our communities, the streets are the lifeline. They are also the basis of our urban economy. They accounted for more than 80 percent of all urban public spaces. In addition, they help promote business activities, providing people with a safe place, whether it is walking, cycling, car or transit. Because of the vitality of…
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The ‘Modernization attempt’ of Newcastle upon Tyne

Modernist is one of the most important architecture philosophy or style in 20th century. It is led by Walter Gropius (1883-1969) and Le Corbusier (1887-1965) and had a significant impact in British after the World War Two (Architecture.com, 2018). Modern architects believed that mechanized building is more fit the social than traditional building. It probably…
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BFL 12: The Malings

The Malings is a housing development located in the lower Ouseburn Valley,  close to the River Tyne. Designed by Ash Sakula Architects and developed in partnership with Igloo Regeneration, Carillion and Gentoo Construction, the last of the 76 dwellings was completed in 2017. The Malings has won several design awards including the “Housing Design Award…
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