Architecture VWEX – How To Think Like An Architect

Architecture VWEX – How To Think Like An Architect


Age: 14-19

Duration: 2

Industry: Architecture

Application deadline: 10/10/2022

Dates: 25/10/2022 – 27/10/2022

Studio Partington is a multi-award-winning architectural practice based in London. The practice prides itself in its creative design studio environment, and currently employs a strong team of 20 designers with varied interests and experience in fields ranging from landscape design, environmental engineering, building research and urban design. Over the years, we have developed a reputation for successfully delivering simple, elegant and practical design while upholding a considered approach to the environment and resources. Our work includes community buildings, mixed-use developments, social and private housing, low-energy houses, offices, urban design, building research and guidance writing.

During your time with Studio Partington, you will be alongside some of our amazing staff to develop your architectural design project. You will be encouraged to flex your creative muscles and better understand the built environment around you. We will be meeting twice a day; to present talks and activities to supplement your design project. The presentations will range from drawing and presentation techniques, sustainability, urban design, and insight into the wider construction industry. Through attending our fantastic work experience programme, you will gain experience in design and spatial thinking, sustainability, and transferrable skills such as presenting your work and yourself. Whether you enjoy problem-solving, expressing your creativity, or are a whiz with technology, there’s something for everyone within this industry. We look forward to welcoming you and working with you!

When applying, answer the following questions

  • What do you think makes for a good community?
  • What is your favourite building or place in your local neighbourhood, and why do you like it?
  • Can you tell us of a memory you cherish influenced party, or wholly, by architecture or a place?

More about what we do:

Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:

Listening
 Speaking
 Problem Solving
 Creativity
 Staying Positive
 Teamwork

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