Tag Archives : Bristol


The Bearpit consultation

This Spring we were invited to support the Bearpit Improvement Group (BIG) in their consultation around their next steps for the Bearpit. Having seen extensive transformation over recent years, including paving, step access, new cafes, stalls and businesses and stair access, BIG are now asking communities what would make the […]


Sustainability analysis and toolkit for architecture firm tangentstudios

Since November 2015 SGSU Director Eleanor Shipman has been working with tangentfield, the live field-research strand of Bristol-based architecture firm tangentstudios, to develop a toolkit to help reflect on and share their methodology and best practice when working on live, participatory projects. The toolkit development included a series of illustrations […]


Propagate Way Exhibition: Concrete and Dandelions – The loves and hates of the M32

SGSU Director Ellie¬†Shipman was invited to take part in Propagate Way, a group exhibition of Bristol-based artists curated by Beth Morafon exploring the M32, its affect on local communities and the ongoing proposal of a ‘green bridge’. __ To get a better understanding of the issues affecting the communities surrounding […]