Research Assistant (DRU-w)
Research Group: Practice Research Group
Welsh School of Architecture
Bute Building, King Edward VII Avenue
Telephone: 029 20875980
Fax: 029 20874926
Architect & Design Research Assistant, DRU-w
Matthew is an architect and researcher in Design Research Unit Wales. He is currently researching low/zero carbon non-domestic buildings as part of the Low Carbon Research Institute’s Low Carbon Built Environment project.
My research and practice centres on a cluster of topic areas, which come under the broad heading of place and regionalism, including:-
Matthew is currently undertaking a PhD by design exploring approaches to design and urbanism in the UK market town. My research aims to learn from continental approaches to urbanism and expolore their application to the UK. This is being tested through the development of a community led masterplan for Ruthin, North Wales by DRU-w and studies carried out in Ludlow.