The CLS promotes and develops new creative ways of learning, and provides IT and education services to the local community including schools and businesses.
The plan was for Solaris to become a regional centre for environmental action, tasked to deliver the national agenda on sustainability and to act as an exemplar to organisations in the local community.
A £4 million project involving the conversion of existing structures together with the addition of new buildings on the King Edward Vll school site to facilitate the merging with Queen Mary school.
We worked closely with the staff during the design development stages to ensure that the optimum layout and best use of both the existing and new spaces was achieved, within the available budget.
This project provides additional studios and workshop space for UCLan in Preston, together with a new main entrance to provide a much needed visual ‘lift’ and add display space for student work.