Nottingham and Derby Society of Architects

Explore Nottinghamshire

What should we value in the places we live, work and play?

EXPLORING THE ARCHITECTURE OF NOTTINGHAM & NOTTINGHAMSHIRE

 Carlton Suburb, Nottingham  

Carlton Suburb, Nottingham
 

 

SUBURBS AND DOMESTIC ARCHITECTURE

Understanding the qualities of where we live and how this can inform planning for the future.

 

 
 Carlton Suburb, Nottingham

Carlton Suburb, Nottingham

 
 St Anns Allotments, Nottingham

St Anns Allotments, Nottingham

 

ALLOTMENTS AND GREEN SPACES

How can green spaces help aid physical and mental wellbeing in urban locations? 

 

 
 
 Newton Building, Nottingham Trent University

Newton Building, Nottingham Trent University

 
 

REDEFINING THE STREETSCAPE

Positively connecting spaces between new and historical buildings.

 

 
 Newton and Arkwright Building, Nottingham Trent University

Newton and Arkwright Building, Nottingham Trent University

 
 Nottingham Market Square

Nottingham Market Square

 
 

PUBLIC SPACE

Helping community to flourish in democratic and sociable spaces.

 

 
 
 Nottingham Market Square

Nottingham Market Square

 
 Prudential Building, Alfred Waterhouse

Prudential Building, Alfred Waterhouse

 Nottingham Bank, Watson Fothergill

Nottingham Bank, Watson Fothergill

 
 

RECOGNITION

Identifying and recognising buildings of cultural importance and ensuring their future.

 
 
 Sneinton Market Square

Sneinton Market Square

 

REALISING THE POTENTIAL OF DISCONNECTED PLACES

Considering the form and function of public spaces to stimulate a sense of community ownership.

 
 Sneinton Market Square

Sneinton Market Square

 
 Arkwright Building, Nottingham Trent University

Arkwright Building, Nottingham Trent University

 
 

PUBLIC / PRIVATE

Creating positive transitions between public and private spaces.

 
 
 Arkwright Building, Nottingham Trent University

Arkwright Building, Nottingham Trent University

 
 

INTEGRATING CONTEMPORARY AND HISTORICAL ARCHITECTURE

Promoting a cohesive urban landscape with considered and quality architecture to work with what is good from the past. 

 

 Arkwright Building Courtyard, Nottingham Trent University

Arkwright Building Courtyard, Nottingham Trent University

 

Photography James Gardiner