Architecture that
inspires,
challenges,
changes.

A contemporary ecological extension of a listed Georgian building.

We added a contemporary ecological extension to a listed Georgian building, harmonising natural materials and low energy design.

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We are Transition by Design, a design collective at the junction of architecture, strategic design and social change.

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Sketchbook

Not all ideas find their way into reality; some never make it off the page. This is where you can explore our sketches – things we imagined but which never came to be.

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Research & writing

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Writing

Creating the change we want to see in the world, one empty building at a time.

Creating the change we want to see in the world, one empty building at a time.

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Research

'Nobody needs to feel like a spare part'

What one room taught us about community, civic space, and collective action on Oxford’s broken housing system.

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Updates

We're recruiting a Studio Manager, could it be you?

Transition by Design are recruiting for a Studio Manager to join our busy architecture and design cooperative in Oxford.

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We're looking for an Architectural Assistant (RIBA Part II)

An opportunity to join our unique architecture co-operative based in Oxford

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