We are delighted to release our Autumn 2020 Newsletter – Click here to view
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A totally unmodernised townhouse and garden in Notting Hill presents a rare opportunity and challenge for the Gluckman Smith team. As part of a complete refurbishment and extension, we look to bring new life, natural light and a coherence to the tired house and its melancholy spaces. The house and garden are designed in concert, creating new external spaces and framing views to be enjoyed throughout the house.
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We are delighted to release our Spring 2020 Newsletter – Click here to view
We are thrilled to be a Regional Finalist for the Civic Trust Awards 2020, with our completed Argal Workshop and Creative Studios.
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We are delighted to release our Winter 2019 Newsletter – Click here to view
We are delighted to release our Autumn 2019 Newsletter – Click here to view
Positions Available, Gluckman Smith Architects, Cotswolds Office
Architect, Full Time
Architectural Assistant, Full Time
Gluckman Smith Architects are recruiting for talented Architects and Architectural Assistants, to join their growing team in the Cotswolds. We are an award-winning contemporary design practice established in 2010, with a strong belief in the power of architecture to change all our lives for the better. Our work includes residential, workspace and hospitality projects in both urban and rural locations, serving a wide variety of businesses, estates and private clients.
Projects often involve working with and responding to historic buildings and contexts. Our design process aims for an architecture which balances poetic and rational sensibilities. The practice is recognized for producing buildings where fresh thinking and a refined finish are desired in response to their context.
We are an enthusiastic team, who enjoy taking a proactive and positive approach to our work. We are a friendly and social Practice and maintain a strong work-life balance.
Architect – Experience and Role
You will have at least 3 years qualified UK experience, including residential new build and refurbishment projects in and around rural areas. You should have a good knowledge of construction methods, detailing and current legislation. An appreciation of conservation issues is essential, along with an enthusiasm for contemporary adaptation and re-use of historic buildings and landscapes.
The role will involve providing a lead on projects through all RIBA work stages. You will report to the partners but also be able to work independently, within a dynamic team.
You should have excellent skills of communication and ability to manage projects. You should be confident working directly with clients, consultants, statutory authorities and contractors. Proficiency in CAD drawing and 3D visualisation is required and the ability to sketch by hand is desirable. A firm commitment both to innovative design and professional rigour will need to be demonstrated. You will be expected to work to budgets and deliver to deadlines.
Architect – Essential Skills
Architectural Assistant – Experience and Role
You will have experience working in a UK practice and on UK projects. A knowledge of project work stages and organisation of drawings will be required. You should have excellent communication skills and ability to liaise with other design team members. Proficiency in CAD drawing, ideally in MicroStation and 3D visualisation is required and the ability to sketch by hand is desirable. A commitment both to innovative design and professional rigour will need to be demonstrated.
The role will involve working on projects through all RIBA work stages. We expect individuals to be capable of independent working and within a dynamic team. You will also be expected to report to a senior Architect and the Partners. We are looking for someone who will share our enjoyment and enthusiasm for our work.
Architectural Assistant – Essential Skills
Please send your CV with examples of your work via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications (max. 10MB) must state the role you are applying for, within the subject header and cover letter.
No agencies please.
The practice offers competitive salaries, subject to experience
Gluckman Smith Cotswolds
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Closing Date 11th October 2019
We are thrilled to announce that Argal Workshop has been shortlisted for an AJ Award, in the category ‘Workplace up to 10,000msq’. Winners are to be announced on 20th November 2019.
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We are delighted to release our Summer 2019 Newsletter. Click here to view our full article.
We are delighted to release our Spring 2019 Newsletter. Click here to view our full article.
Gluckman Smith are proud to be sponsoring Open City and their innovative educational programme, in conjunction with Open House.
“Open City is a charity promoting people-centred cities with a year-round programme of events and initiatives serving the public, the education sector and the construction industry. Our learning programmes for schools and communities use the city and its artefacts – buildings, infrastructure and the public realm – to inform and inspire.”
To find out more about Open City and their educational programme, please visit the link below
We are excited to announce that Gluckman Smith is supporting the Soane Museum’s, Young Architects Club.
Partner Thomas Smith RIBA: “It’s a great opportunity for young children to benefit from an inspiring educational programme involving exciting workshops and activities focused on architecture and culture related to the museum’s outstanding collections”.
To view the programme in full, please visit the link below and see how you can be a part of the Gluckman Smith sponsored events.
Gluckman Smith’s project Adam & Eve Mews, has been featured in The Telegraph, showcasing innovative architecture for tight spaces to maximise space, light and style.
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Gluckman Smith are delighted to be in the Country Life Magazine Top 100 Architects & Designers, for the third year running!
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