Handing over the reins to a new generation of partners can be a daunting prospect. We helped Haverstock Architects prepare for a new chapter, as the original founders were retiring.
Focusing on specialist, public-sector projects, Haverstock’s buildings are designed to enhance people’s lives, and in their own small way, make the world a better place. Talking with the staff and clients, helped us distil what the practice does into the over-arching theme of ‘Life changing’.
As a practice Haverstock embrace craftsmanship in everything they do. We identified the initial ‘H’ as a way to create a hallmark or seal of approval. The dynamic H originates from a single plane, which when folded, generates many variants of its structural form. This became the starting point for a versatile visual language rolled out across print and digital. This playfulness, together with the use of tactile materials, reflects a practice that’s moving into a new era with renewed confidence.Read more+