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Student Showcase Archive

HELIX Pop-Up Design Studio

Joanna Hyland, Ralf Alwani, Matt Volsen – Architecture
Winner: Helen Hamlyn Design Award for Creativity

HELIX (Healthcare Innovation Exchange) embeds a joint RCA-Imperial design team within St Mary’s Hospital, London. Their new home, a pop-up studio, was designed by Architecture students and is now on the site.  

More information about HELIX 

Judge’s comment:
"A complete project in every way - practical, beautiful and now realised on a prominent site at St Mary's Hospital in London, bringing designers and frontline NHS staff together."
Helen Hamlyn  

Helix Logo
Helix Logo, Andy Altman, Why Not Associates 2013