Celebration of 78 Derngate opening

Last Thursday MWK Architects celebrated the conclusion of the construction of the 78 Derngate Visitors Centre in the heart of Northampton, which is already listed as one of the main attractions in Northampton on TripAdvisor. The extension comprises an enlarged ground...
Piano Works Site Progress

Piano Works Site Progress

Our regeneration residential project: Piano Works, is well underway! Dominic and Julia have been visiting the Piano Works’ site regularly to monitor progress and resolve technical queries. Between January and March all plots had emerged from the ground, and the...
12 Days of Christmas at MWK

12 Days of Christmas at MWK

On the first day of Christmas my client asked of me … …to remodel their office. On the second day of Christmas my client came to me … …and asked for a two classroom junior school extension. On the third day of Christmas my client asked of me...
Piano Works starts on site

Piano Works starts on site

Architecture is far more than producing drawings, it is about making it happen. After 8 years in the planning, our urban regeneration scheme for Vicarage Road in Northampton has finally started on site with the arrival of the demolition contractors. Quite why it has...
Reducing the carbon footprint of an existing house

Reducing the carbon footprint of an existing house

There will always be clients who are genuinely in front of the curve, who surprise us with their forward thinking. Whilst we are exploring different ways to use materials to produce energy efficient buildings, we need truly inspired clients to see those ideas...