SNAPSHOT! EXHIBITION

Kings Cross Filling Station, London

2013

Exhibition installation

Completed November 2013

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Lily Jencks Studio

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The SnapShot exhibition was designed to show architectural design in process, and help the public engage with the different disciplines and prototypes needed to bring an architecture project to life. Lily Jencks Studio were working on a prototype to design the structure for Ruin’s Studio, and were approached by the Museum of Architecture to use this prototype as a public display.

We created a sequence of panels that demonstrated the different dialogues, drawing and modelling types, that make up the design process. The opening was a success attended by over 100 people. 

We created a sequence of panels that demonstrated the different dialogues, drawing and modelling types, that make up the design process. 

We collaborated with the artist Rebecca Bogue who created an interactive dance performance piece, where the public were invited to cut her multiple layers of clothes and tie the cut strips to the armature of the prototype, highlighting the collaborative nature of our process and the layering of time apparent in Ruin’s Studio.

Lily Jencks Studio: Lily Jencks, Grania Loughnan, Pati Santos, Nuria Escriva

Collaborators:       Nathaneal Dorent  Nous Engineering: Manja Van Der Worp

NEWS

- October 2019 Ruins Studio wins the ABB Leaf Award in the category "Best New Start-Up Practice Project" -June 2019 LJS Quintessentially English: What does it mean to be Native, listed as 1 of 10 unmissable events and exhibitions @ London Festival of Architecture 2019 - 22 June 2019 Talk with Lily Jencks at Cabot Square for 'Quintessential English Garden' as part of the LFA - February 2019 Lily Jencks Studio winner @ SURFACE DESIGN AWARD in the category"Housing Interior Surface" with the project Powis Cloud - January 2019 Ruins Studio published by TASCHEN in "Homes for our time -Contemporary Houses around the World"  -September 2018 Ruins Studio shortlisted for the "Dezeen Award" in the category Architecture/House - November 2017 Ruins Studio, Scotland wins the "GIA Supreme Award" & the "GIA Award 2017" in the category "Residential"  https://gia-org-uk.squarespace.com/ -June 2017 Talk with Lily Jencks: "LONGEVITY Cure and Care in Creation @ London Festival of Architecture