designTimber – Field Station

Join us for the fifth session in our 2024 series of designTimber webinars, where we learn from the multidisciplinary team behind Field Station.


Date: Wednesday 12 June 2024

Time: 13.00 – 14.00 pm

Location: Online


The designTimber series continues with Field Station, winner of the Research & Innovation Award in last year’s Wood Awards.

The Field Station woodland pavilion, developed by students from the AA’s Design + Make postgraduate programme in partnership with engineers at Arup, shows how advanced manufacturing technology can be harmonized with natural, irregular material to create scalable architectural solutions.

Project leads Emmanuel Vercruysse and Kate Davies, and graduate students Garrett Nelli & Romain Odin Lepoutre, will be joined by engineers Francis Archer and Adam Plavsic from ARUP to discuss the development of this innovative educational project.


Confirmed speakers:

Emmanuel Vercruysse & Kate Davies – project leads, AA Design + Make

Garrett Nelli & Romain Odin Lepoutre – graduate students, AA Design + Make

Francis Archer & Adam Plavsic – structural engineers, ARUP


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    Join us for the fifth webinar in our 2024 series of designTimber, where we learn from the multidisciplinary team behind Field Station.

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