Daphanie Oon

Stage 3, BA (Hons) Architecture


Both projects have a shared objective to improve social life in Margate.

Urban Intervention focuses on public life, to realise the full potential of forgotten Hawley square adjacent to the Theatre Royale. The Theatre itself receives an underground extension to provide an additional facet of entertainment for Margate’s residents.

The Dance Centre at the Lido is a catalyst for health and well-being in Cliftonville. Its “dancing roofs” is architecture for the community to delight in.


Design Tutor, Urban Intervention: Dr James McAdam

Design Tutor, Architectural Design: Dr Ambrose Gillick