Gagarin Studio and DP Squared Engineers, working with The Landscape Agency, have secured planning approval for a new bridge at RHS Garden Harlow Carr, North Yorkshire. The Thaliana Bridge will span over the Queen Mother Lake at the south end of the gardens creating improved access, new routes and new views to and from the bridge across the water. New lakeside gardens are proposed by The Landscape Agency and an existing bank of trees will be strengthened to provide a more effective buffer to the adjacent road noise. The bridge design is inspired by the pioneering research of Dr Rachel […]


The new footbridge that we designed in collaboration with DP Squared for Citu Uk has recently been the recipient of a RIBA Award and we’re delighted.  We aimed to create a bridge which pragmatically addresses a series of criteria and constraints whilst creating something sculptural and contextual at the heart of the emerging Climate Innovation District and the wider neighbourhoods on each side of the river. A little more about the project can be seen here:  A new footbridge for Leeds