BBC DIY SOS - HULL

BBC DIY SOS – Hull

Oliver Heath Full

DIY SOS – HULL After a tragic series of events, dad Darren was left paralysed from the waste down, then followed by the death of his wife – he was left to be the sole parent looking after his 3 sons; Harvey (14), step-son Mike (24) and adopted son Ollie (17) and who is severely disabled. With dramatically changing needs …

Oliver Heath Design -TV2's Tid for Hjem, 'Modern Heritage meets Scandi Chic'

Tid for Hjem – Modern Heritage

Oliver Heath Full

Tid for Hjem – Modern Heritage Meets Scandi Chic Designed and completed by Oliver Heath, Elly Deakin and TV2’s Tid for Hjem This project for Norway’s TV2 show ‘Tid for Hjem’, proposed that we redesign a family living and dining room within a countryside villa built by family members during the 1920s. The home is situated down a quiet lane …

Wondertale Sleep Set, London

Elly Deakin Full

‘Into the Woods and Faraway’ Designed and completed by Oliver Heath, Kirsty Parker, Elly Deakin and Elevation Design Sponsored by: Concept Many folk and fairy tales use the metaphor of wild natural spaces, such as “the woods” as “liminal spaces”; those where the usual rules of society and life do not apply. When our heroes or heroines step into the …

A Biophilic Basement, Norway

Elly Deakin Full

Tid for Hjem – A Biophilic basement Norway Designed by Oliver Heath Biophilic design principles can instantly lift a space and therefore have positive effects on the user’s mood and well-being. Optimising light levels, adding natural patterns / textures and colours can strengthen the innate connection we have with nature. This project demonstrates that these ideas are accessible to the …

London Eco Homes Exhibition, Geffrye Museum

Oliver Heath Full

Heath Design was asked to design and co curate the Eco Homes Museum at the Geffrye Museum In East London, investigating how environmental changes have impacted on the interior of homes, both functionally and aesthetically. The challenge was to organise the arrangement of spaces to suggest a hierarchy of environmental importance; reducing use of resources, sustainable manufacturing and materials and …

Green Living Centre, Islington

Oliver Heath Full

Client: Islington Borough Council Designed and completed with Nikki Blustin and KCA London Brief: To design a three part project focussed on sustainability in the Islington area; to create an exhibition area outlining the principles of eco living, working and travelling; a meeting area and an office space for council officials – the sustainability experts. Method: we created 3 distinct areas …

Yum Yum Ninja restaurant, Brighton

Oliver Heath Full

The Yum Yum Ninja restaurant and courtyard were conceived as capturing the essence of South East Asian design to create a fun, stylish and entertaining environment to eat some of Brighton’s most exciting food. The courtyard captures the hustle and bustle of an Asian night market; enticing customers with suspended festoon lighting, fluttering banners and parasols clustered round groups of …

DIY SOS – Biophilic Design case study

Oliver Heath Full

Client: The Finlay family Brief: Complete biophilic home refurbishment for BBC DIY SOS. Method: The Finlay family’s home life was brought into chaos when mother, June, fell ill with Clippers disease just as she came about her retirement. Its debilitating effect meant that she couldn’t get upstairs or even wash, so depressingly ended up living in a corner of the …

Eco home refurbishment, Brighton

Oliver Heath Full

A full eco refurbishment of a 1960s detached house in Brighton. This project saw the carbon footprint of the house reduced by 77% from 10.9 tonnes per year down to 2.5 tonnes. This 1960s detached house has been fully insulated (including an external insulating render) and had 3 heating systems installed including a condensing boiler feeding the under floor heating, …