Web design

A good website is a fundamental element of marketing. Your website can be the hub of your marketing so it’s so important for it’s effectiveness to be measurable.

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With experience of managing an architectural library for over 25 years, we have a strong network of architectural and lifestyle media.

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In Practice

Photographic portraits of 100 architectural practices in their workspaces by Timothy Soar, alongside 
illustrative examples of their work.



Organised and curated by Lorna Soar.

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lectures & event management

Michael Pawlyn

Biomimicry and the Ecological Age

Roger Hawkins, Julian Robinson

The Crossrail Journey

Alex de Rijke, Richard Woods

Truth to Materials and Other Untruths

Sean Griffiths, Erik Kessels

Crossing Borders

David Nelson, Per Arnoldi

Colour is Communication

Sir Terry Farrell, Professor David Mach

The Relationship between Art & Architecture

Ken Shuttleworth, Roger Ridsdill Smith

High Society

Simon Allford, Roger Zogolovitch

Rules of Engagement

Robert Emmerson, John McAslan

Less is More

Mark Whitby, Antony Gormley

The Art of Work

Roland Paoletti, Chris Wilkinson

Web of Life


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Lorna Soar has over 25 years experience working with architects, designers and manufacturers in the construction industry.



In 1981 Lorna studied a degree for Technical & Scientific Illustration. 1983 – 1987 she worked for a number of different advertising & design studios in Cambridge, working first as an illustrator then as a graphic designer and finally as a studio manager. She formed Lorna Soar Design & Communication in 1987, to concentrate on corporate identity and brochure/book design for architects, going on to win a number of prestigious McNaughton paper awards for design & print management. From the mid 1980’s she has also managed an architectural photographic library networking with media around the world.



In the 1990’s her work expanded to include more research and targeted marketing campaigns for a broader client base within the built environment. Including product launches and introducing international manufacturers to the UK; devising and implementing advertising, PR and marketing strategies. Her work also includes events, seminars and curating exhibitions.


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