Category Archives: Keeley Travel

week 2

On week two we walked around Birmingham and discovered new and interesting places. We started with digbeth walked through the city centre and the canal and we finished the journey at the mailbox. Even though the group was mainly formed

week 2

On week two we walked around Birmingham and discovered new and interesting places. We started with digbeth walked through the city centre and the canal and we finished the journey at the mailbox. Even though the group was mainly formed

STUDY TRIP

study trip Shanyuan Zhang

STUDY TRIP

study trip Shanyuan Zhang

Chelmsley Wood

In Group 4 we have decided to expand on some of our studio work based in the council estate of Chemsley Wood, near Solihull. Below is some quote from Lynsey Hanley describing her experience of growing up in the estate:

Chelmsley Wood

In Group 4 we have decided to expand on some of our studio work based in the council estate of Chemsley Wood, near Solihull. Below is some quote from Lynsey Hanley describing her experience of growing up in the estate:

Keeley Travel- Week 3

To relieve a tourist of “going round the Wrekin” (taking a long and rambling route to a destination) and give them the important stuff they don’t want to miss. To push the boundaries of what is seen to be the definition of

Keeley Travel- Week 3

To relieve a tourist of “going round the Wrekin” (taking a long and rambling route to a destination) and give them the important stuff they don’t want to miss. To push the boundaries of what is seen to be the definition of

A walk to remember around Birmingham

By Thilini Wijesekera – Level 05 Architecture (BA) We went on a walk around Birmingham city center to discover lots of amazing  places. It was interesting  because I daily walk pass some of this places but never researched or was

A walk to remember around Birmingham

By Thilini Wijesekera – Level 05 Architecture (BA) We went on a walk around Birmingham city center to discover lots of amazing  places. It was interesting  because I daily walk pass some of this places but never researched or was

A tourist’s comparison of Berlin to Birmingham

From the 29th January to the 2nd Febraury, myself and a group of BA Arch students travelled to Berlin as part of a student trip for us to explore great examples of musuem design for an upcoming project. It would

A tourist’s comparison of Berlin to Birmingham

From the 29th January to the 2nd Febraury, myself and a group of BA Arch students travelled to Berlin as part of a student trip for us to explore great examples of musuem design for an upcoming project. It would

Walking Around Birmingham (Week 2)

In a walk around Birmingham’s city centre, we discovered that there were many drastically different atmospheres to be found, within each district. This was particularly unusual, given the relatively small space that we explored, with abandoned factories and industrial buildings,

Walking Around Birmingham (Week 2)

In a walk around Birmingham’s city centre, we discovered that there were many drastically different atmospheres to be found, within each district. This was particularly unusual, given the relatively small space that we explored, with abandoned factories and industrial buildings,

Keeley Travel – Weeks 3-4

Over the last fortnight, we have begun to use our experience of walking through Birmingham and viewing the city through the eyes of a ‘tourist’ to enable us to discuss potential ideas and concepts for our travel publication. After watching

Keeley Travel – Weeks 3-4

Over the last fortnight, we have begun to use our experience of walking through Birmingham and viewing the city through the eyes of a ‘tourist’ to enable us to discuss potential ideas and concepts for our travel publication. After watching

Bull Ring Shopping Centre (1965)

Here is an example of a promotional film exploring Birmingham’s original mega-mall, from planning and construction to the site’s official opening. The film was made by the Bull Ring Centre’s developers. The intent was to lure prospective shoppers as well as

Bull Ring Shopping Centre (1965)

Here is an example of a promotional film exploring Birmingham’s original mega-mall, from planning and construction to the site’s official opening. The film was made by the Bull Ring Centre’s developers. The intent was to lure prospective shoppers as well as

Keeley Travel | 001

Critical Tourism​ | Group 3 For the last week’s discussion, our group have more specific goal for this project. Birmingham is a strange city in my opinion, no one can say it is bad or good expressly. Before coming to Birmingham, I

Keeley Travel | 001

Critical Tourism​ | Group 3 For the last week’s discussion, our group have more specific goal for this project. Birmingham is a strange city in my opinion, no one can say it is bad or good expressly. Before coming to Birmingham, I