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

The Planning Bill puts citizen-led design on the table, but it’s up to us as architects and designers to make sure it means something.

The Planning Bill puts citizen-led design on the table, but it’s up to us as architects and designers to make sure it means something.

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Research

Homemaker Oxford - how could empty and underused spaces in the city help us tackle extreme housing need?

We've spent the past four years looking into innovative and community-led solutions for Oxford's housing crisis. Here's what we've learnt.

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Updates

We’re on the hunt for an architect passionate about low carbon design and retrofit to join our architecture and design co-op based in Oxford, could this be you?

We’re seeking a qualified Architect (ARB registered), or a highly capable and experienced Part 2 or Part 3 candidate with…

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Work in progress: We're helping to deliver 50 meanwhile spaces in just 2 years

As the projects nears it's end, Architect Katie Reilly opens her sketchbook to share the process behind our Meanwhile in Oxfordshire project.

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