Dutch delegation chose Warwick Bar

Impressed by the studios spaces at Grand Union

A delegation from the Netherlands, organised by the urban design magazine Vitale Stad www.vitalestad.nl, selected to visit Warwick Bar last Thursday as an example of ‘organic architecture’. After meeting with senior officers in Birmingham City Council and Marketing Birmingham, the twenty six strong group spend time with Clifton Steel’s Roger Shafi Jnr and Jayne Bradley, Edible Eastside learning more about their companies and their relationship to the site. Thanks to K4 Architects for hosting the visit.

Jan Jager, the deputy editor of Vitale Stad, texted back after the visit “We Dutch might be a bit direct, but we really enjoyed Warwick Bar, and it evoked a lot of discussion in the group; special thanks to all who provided such as warm welcome’.