Aug 2015

Revolving artist studio shortlisted in Wood Awards

We are very pleased to announce that The Observatory, a rotating mobile artist studio and workshop that uses ancient and modern wood technology, has been shortlisted in this year’s Wood Awards. The project designed by four architecture graduates at FCBStudios incorporates innovative timber cladding materials and preservation methods including a Japanese technique called Shou Sugi Ban.

The awards represent the best of British Design and Craftsmanship in Wood and aims to recognise, encourage and promote outstanding design, craftsmanship and installation using wood. All of the shortlisted projects will be showcased at 100% Design in September at London Olympia, and the winners will be revealed by host Tom Dyckhoff at the ceremony at Carpenters’ Hall on 10th November 2015.

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Revolving artist studio shortlisted in Wood Awards