Raymond Smith | Heritage unpacked – the built environment and its poetic qualities
As a philosophical architectural and heritage practitioner I am starting this blog to share information regarding events and concerns involving the built environment, but will probably be more partial to its poetic qualities than its quantitative value.
raymond smith, architectural and heritage practitioner
101
archive,tax-portfolio_tag,term-mixed-use-development,term-101,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,select-theme-ver-4.2,vertical_menu_enabled,paspartu_enabled,menu-animation-line-through,side_area_uncovered,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-5.4.4,vc_responsive
South East perspective

Van Wyk Building 2018/2019

This small-scale mixed-use development, now in planning phase, consists of a two-bedroom apartment on the first floor with parking garage and shop on the ground floor. It is an exercise in compact spatial planning while overcoming restrictions. The difficult site, being narrow and permitting fenestration and doors only at the front and rear, presented a challenge in how to...

Continue Reading