October 2019

Director Natasha Reid spoke at the Mayor’s Homes for Londoners conference and presented  the practices innovative proposals for building at greater densities whilst focusing on people’s wellbeing and social connectedness.  



Mondrian Suites Hotel completes in Berlin

December 2018

The refurbishment and transformation of the public spaces are complete, with the spa and roof terrace to be completed in Spring 2019

NRD appointed for new residential project in St John's Wood, London

November 2018

Transforming a building of historic merit to allow different generations of a family to live more closely connected 

Designs for the Seehotel start

June 2018

A 1500m2 hotel to be given a new life as a wellness and  top business destination 

Croydon Council Placemaking Workshop

May 2018

Developing ideas for the densification of surburbs to inform new policy

Talk: Architecture for Impact

April 2018

Natasha was invited to give a talk on the practice's work at Manchester University.

The talk was under the theme of Radical architectural propositions for making social change 

NRD appointed to transform 3 Berlin hotels

November 2017

More to come soon!

Talk: New Ideas for Housing, NLA

September 2017

Natasha was invited to present the studio's work on solutions for the housing crisis at New London Architecture

High Density design in East London

March 2017

Natasha contributed to Design South East's study tour of best practice case study projects for a range of built environment professionals

NRD awarded New York research funding

August 2016

We are delighted to announced that we've been awarded funding from the British Council and Arts Council England for our  new cross-city research initiative on Placemaking - "Intimate Neighbourhoods- LDN*NYC".


 We have some incredible NYC partners on board including leading figures and institutions. More on this project as we develop it in the coming months.

Talk: London Build Panel

April 2016

London Build panel on the housing crisis alongside architects;

Sarah Wigglesworth - SWA, 
Alex Ely - Mae
Andre Kikowski - AKA, 
Brian Waters- president ACA (Chair)

The panel covered a wide range of insights, from higher densities, challenging or upholding space-standards, innovations in housing typologies, housing for older generations, affordability, pre-fabrication, place-making and sense of community and finally building outside of London. Lots of food for thought going forwards.

Book: Archifutures

June 2016

We're honoured to have been invited to be part of the third Archifutures volumes - a "field guide to the future of architecture".

Archifutures say: "The collection maps contemporary architectural practice and urban planning, presented through the words and ideas of some of its key players and change-makers. From institutions, activists, thinkers, curators and architects to urban bloggers, polemicists, critics and publishers, these are the people shaping tomorrow’s architecture and cities – and thereby helping to shape our societies of the future as well."

Talk: Housing at Ecobuild conference

March 2016

Natasha gave a quick-fire talk on the studio’s “Intimate Infrastructure” concept for high density development at a human scale at the Ecobuild conference. 

Other speakers included: 

Prof. Alex de Rijke, Director, dRMM Architects
Nikki Cutler, Associate Director, Pitman Tozer Architects 
Dr Riette Oosthuizen, Partner, Planning, HTA Design LLP 
Catherine Staniland, Deputy Director, New London Architecture (Chair)

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