"Will you still be around when I come back?" - Mabel, 8.
"Will you be my teacher when I come to study here?" - Sara, 8.
Posted 16 May 2014 22:16
The children from Friars Primary School storm the MSA! The open roof level became their art gallery showcasing their drawings of the dens that will protect them from 'aliens' which they will be building in the next session.
Posted 16 May 2014 22:12
Working with the children from Friars Primary School was one of the best experience I have ever had throughout the years in studying architecture. Why must all good things come to an end.....
Posted 14 May 2014 15:17
"The best part about working with children is co-learning. You learn from them and they learn from you." -John B.
Posted 14 May 2014 15:07
First and second year students working hard in making the children's drawings come to live. "How did you make the aliens fly...?" asked one of the children.
Posted 14 May 2014 14:49
The different kinds of materials that were collected by the coordinators within a month before the event started which were used by the children to build their dens.
Posted 14 May 2014 14:30
One of the children drawing how she imagined her den would look like.
Posted 14 May 2014 14:21
"The cat alien says 'Moo Moo' for meow and 'Pee Pee' for knock knock in alien language." - Alivia, 8.
Posted 12 May 2014 12:20
A presentation by the collaborators (Places Projects) at the RIBA Hub. "It is better for the children to explore and find out themselves rather than being told" - John Bishop.
Posted 12 May 2014 12:16
Brainstorming for a narrative of the children's journey to the 'Secret City' and building sculptures as a starting point for the children to build dens.
Posted 12 May 2014 12:14