350-acre ancient woodland in Dorset countryside
A unique history, and future, of design experimentation in timber
Using our own trees for construction and energy, and a kitchen garden to help feed us
Advanced research in robotic fabrication of inherent-form wood
Academic and visiting programmes at Hooke Park
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Hooke Park Director Martin Self and 2016 Design & Make graduate Zac Mollica speak about designing and building in wood: here.
Visit the Design & Make project blog for more details.
The judging of the Ideas Competition for design strategies for Wakeford Hall – the future central learning facility at Hooke Park – is complete. The jury convened on Friday 29th…
The arch of the woodchip barn have been lifted into place. The arch trusses are formed of twenty beech tree-forks that have been robotically machined to produce the connection surfaces….