Meet the designer of Sunderland’s newest landmark

Meet the designer of Sunderland’s newest landmark

His practice, Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios, has helped design London’s Alexandra Palace, the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire and even the National Trust headquarters in Swindon, but it’s Simon Doody’s latest project in the heart of Sunderland which he believes could...
Phase 2 at VAUX comes forward for planning

Phase 2 at VAUX comes forward for planning

Two striking new buildings connected by a glass atrium, designed by leading architecture practice FaulknerBrowns are coming forward for consideration by Sunderland City Council’s planning committee. If the application is successfulI, it is thought work could begin on...
VAUX welcomes visitors from the media

VAUX welcomes visitors from the media

We’ve been delighted to welcome some of our first visitors from the press and media this week for a sneak preview of our first building, The BEAM. Our guests had a hard hat tour and Q+A with Sunderland Council Leader, Cllr Graeme Miller, members of the Inward...
Public Spaces Take Shape at VAUX

Public Spaces Take Shape at VAUX

The weather may have taken a wintery turn in Sunderland this week but it hasn’t slowed down progress on site at VAUX. Siglion’s construction partners Tolent have been making huge strides in creating the distinctive public realm which surrounds The BEAM,...