Author | Guest
Here at DKA, we welcome all guest bloggers from interns and work experience students to ex DKA members of staff and bees.
There is always a great story to tell so we have created a dedicated ‘guest’ page on our blog and encourage anyone who wants to write a blog post to do so.
To enquire about our work experience placement or internship opportunities feel free to send us an email to email@example.com.
Celebrating 25 years in style
Guest It was with an overwhelming sense of pride that DKA Founder and Director, David Kent addressed staff and invited guests at the DKA summer garden party this month – a milestone event to celebrate the DKA journey over the last 25 years The Holburne Museum... Read more
My DKA story | Simon Lawrence
Guest After graduating from the Welsh School of Architecture and qualifying in 1981, I moved from London to Bristol in the late 1980’s working in private practice and at the University of Bristol till joining DKA . The practice started in 1993 and I joined a... Read more
Guest For those of you who follow us on social media, have been to the studio in the past 6 months, or have called up for a chat and heard the echoes of a building site in the background will know we’ve been undergoing a studio... Read more
National Don’t Step On A Bee Day
Guest For us honeybees, six not three is the magic number. It’s the amount of sides each of our cells in the hive have. Having six sides creates the best shape for honey production because they require less wax and can hold more honey, and we all... Read more
My Work Experience | by Poppy Jableman
Guest When I was younger, I always looked forward to watching Grand Designs at home with my Dad after school. I loved watching the original animated plan come to life, as Kevin McCloud gave us a commentary of what new building was to come. I enjoyed... Read more
My Work Experience | by Imogen Cartwright
Guest Since I was young I have always wanted to pursue a career in design and architecture or design engineering was ideal due to my love of designing. Enrolling in an architect’s office for work experience would be perfect in acting as a springboard to my... Read more
Guest If you’ve been following us on twitter, you may have noticed we’ve jumped aboard the #mondaymotivation band wagon…. …and why not?! Motivation at work is such an advantage. We spend approximately one third of our lives at work, so it goes without saying we should... Read more
Every day’s a school day | working at DKA
Guest ‘You learn something new everyday’ I love that phrase, it’s so true. Everyday’s a school day. You may have worked with architects before, but I have compiled a list of things I’ve learnt from working with them at DKA for 3.5 years, lessons and top tips... Read more