DROO in MINI book Architecture, Press Paintworks by DROO published in MINI book. DROO is delighted to see its Paintworks project to appear in forthcoming the new instance of the MINI BUILDING series, issue #10. Thanks and congrats to A&C publishing for the overall publication and series +. The Paintworks is a former artists workshop in the Kingsland Road conservation area, which was converted mixed use residential and commercial building. Structurally complex, the extensive extension covers both the basement of the existing building and the rear carpark with a distinct inhabitable facade. The building exaggerates the large bay window typology in a contemporary interpretation as a space in suspension between the interior and the city. The building is clad in an environmentally sustainable recycled resin and stone compound mapped with a paper textures reminiscing its former function. More.. Paintworks by Da Costa Mahindroo Architects has also been nominated for the Emerging Pratice Award 2020. More… Thanks to everyone at Da Costa Mahindroo Architects. Asia Publications Related posts Temporary Cathedrals Architecture DOMUS Architecture, Press Older Post Dezeen Emerging Practice Awards Newer Post New definitions of Growth.