freemont landscape architecture artwork project sketches


Projects carried out in collaboration with Visual Artist Esther Rolinson

Darwin Geo – Garden, Shrewsbury 2008

Darwin Geo-garden Project PlanDarwin Artists Impression

setting: South bank of River Severn, Shrewsbury
client: Shrewsbury and Atcham Borough Council and Public Art Partnership
summary: The design is influenced by Darwins observation of gradually changing forms, with elements emerging from beneath the ground, twisting from vertical to horizontal and making a transition from abstract to functional.

Guy’s Hospital 2003 - 2004

Guys Hospital Artwork projectGuys Hospital Artwork Project

setting: Guy’s Hospital Boilerhouse, London
client: Guy's and St Thomas’ Hospital Trust
summary: The artwork addresses the building on three levels; the roof, the façade and the threshold. It aims to direct the flow of people and the sense of energy they transmit.

Short Stay 2004 - 2007

Shortstay Art ProjectShortstay Art ProjectShortstay Art Project

setting: Urban Art Installation
client: South East Arts Project Development Grant
summary: A proposal for a publicly sited installation. By means of light the installation would respond to the spatial wake generated by the movement of people at the perimeter of built environments.

Steel Orchard 2002

Steel Orchards Night View

setting: Folkestone
client: Artracks
summary: A rural housing courtyard garden and play space that involved working with local craftsman.

Battle 2003

Battle Arrows

setting: Market Square, Battle, East Sussex
client: Battle Town Council
summary: A design for the new route into town through the market square. The existing level change was re-designed with large-scale terraces exploiting the hidden depths and historic remains below the surface.