Hooke Park

architecture, landscape, making

Landscape

350-acre ancient woodland in Dorset countryside

Architecture

A unique history, and future, of design experimentation in timber

Making

Fabrication and assembly workshops, construction yard, and sites throughout the forest

Self-sufficiency

Using our own trees for construction and energy, and a kitchen garden to help feed us

Robotics

Advanced research in robotic fabrication of inherent-form wood

Study

Academic and visiting programmes at Hooke Park

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Robotics position open

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We are seeking a new Robotics Developer to run and advance the robotics facility at Hooke Park.  Details here. The Robotics Developer will operate the Hooke Park Robotic Lab and…

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D’Architectures magazine features Hooke Park

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French magazine D’Architectures current issue (Dec 16 – Feb 17) concerns design-build and experiential learning, featuring Design+Make and the Woodchip Barn alongside Rural Studio, Yale Building Project and other academic…

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Self supplying renewable heat at Hooke

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The first chipping operation of Hooke Park timber completes the process that started with the Boiler House construction, the installation of the biomass boiler and the Woodchip Barn and we…

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Treefork Truss in ‘Advances in Architectural Geometry’ proceedings

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Our paper about the Woodchip Barn’s treefork truss has been published in the proceedings of the 2016 Advanced in Wood Architecture conference, available as an ebook here. Zac Mollica and…

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