Lymesmith collaboration with Sam Crawford Architects. Winner Dulux Colour Awards Grand Prix 2017 for Best Project, and Best Commercial Exterior 2017. Lymesmith worked very closely with SCA from early in the concept design through to completion. This meant that key decisions affecting materials and their read more }
Colour design collaboration with Sam Crawford Architects for Public Amenities at Marks Park, Tamarama, for Waverley Council. This project was awarded the AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS, NSW Chapter Architecture Awards for Small Project Architecture and Public Architecture in 2016.
Photographs by Brett Boardman. read more }
Building Blocks recently received a prestigous award for colour design at the Resene Total Colour Awards in New Zealand, for the category “Product and Display”.
A temporary street activation/sculpture in collaboration with Fearns Studio and Jumboist, instigated by Jess Scully, for AMP Capital. May also read more }
A cosmetic upgrade of 7 ugly buildings. Colour can be a powerful agent for change in the urban environment. This project has assisted Parramatta City Council to attract new tenants into short term leases whilst the area is undergoing transformation.
Photography by Doug Riley – read more }
Parramatta City Council engaged Lymesmith to make proposals for the temporary upgrade of 7 buildings along D’Arcy St. The buildings’ scheduled demolition has been indefinitely postponed (due to the GFC) and the buildings were becoming dilapidated. In addition, some tenants vacated due to the uncertainty read more }
Inspiration for the colour palette used in Darcy St was a collection of spices and dried foods bought from the excellent asian grocery shops around the CBD. I found the earthy, warm colours had a real resonance with the heritage colours painted on many of read more }
Public Art Commission for City of Sydney (Sustainable Sydney 2030)
The pool building in the park has been designed to ‘disappear’ under a ramped grass roof. The tri-generation plant requires 12 large chimneys to protrude through the grass roof, thus giving the game read more }
Whilst working for Grit and Pearl LLP, a multi-disciplinary public art consultancy in the UK, I was asked to respond the City of Sunderland’s request for proposals for a series of ‘City Gateways’. Wishing to avoid a ‘sculpture on the roundabout’ approach, I chose to read more }
In association with Hassell and MWA.
Lymesmith collaborated with Peter McGregor, of McGregor Westlake Architecture to design and document this 350 metre long concrete and enamel polychrome wall relief.
Lymesmith worked with MWA to develop the colour palette, the relief artwork, and documentation of the read more }
Proposal for a light industrial site in Maryport, West Cumbria, UK
Due to the economic climate in Britain, work on a new light industrial park had stalled leaving a prominent town gateway site in an undesirable state. Rubble heaps were attracting antisocial behaviour which was read more }