Diploma Unit Two. Architectural Association School of Architecture

Tools for Architecture is a research unit based at the Architectural Association in London formed by a team of MArch AA Diploma students and lead by Space Popular directors Lara Lesmes and Fredrik Hellberg.

Design iteration 4

Design iteration 4: a community centre harnesses water from a mountain top providing spaces for public gathering and meetings


On the top of the community centre, the two barrels collecting water accommodate a little library protected by the layers of water fall.


A new ritual of having a meeting around the two water domes landing at a wet and dry surface respectively – getting refreshed before making an important decision.


A wedding is taking place in front of the water cascades.