Being Brunel for the SS Great Britain Trust, has been shortlisted for a 2019 RICS Regional Award in the Tourism and Leisure category. In 2013, the practice was asked to prepare architectural proposals for ‘Being Brunel’, a plan to restore Brunel’s Listed Grade II* Drawing Office, and replace the partly derelict 20th Century dockside buildings which run alongside Brunel’s SS Great Britain, to transform them into a new visitor experience [...]
On 23rd January AFA shared the Architectural Vision for Phase 2 at Wapping Wharf at the WIP networking breakfast and site visit.
The reputation of the practice continued to rise from the outset of the new Millennium.
The 1990s saw the Alec French Partnership build on the new design direction which began in the preceeding decade. A wide range of award winning projects covering an ever broadening number of sectors would help redefine the practice.