A PAssionate, Energetic and Engaged team

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Ralf Alwani


Ralf’s design interests lie in architecture and placemaking that capitalises on local community assets, inspiration, and potential to create public spaces that promote people’s health and well being. 

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Gavin completed a masters at Queens University where he worked on a live project with the Urban Villages Executive Office Initiative in which he was shortlisted for best architecture student in Northern Ireland. He excels on community engaged interventions.

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SHEA McDevitt


Shea is a student at Queens in Belfast, studying Mathematics and Computer Science. His interests lie in applied and pure mathematics. He implements this in his work on deep learning software projects within the team.

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Laura is an Architecture graduate passionate about participatory design. She has cultivated this whilst working on a range of interventions and events, alongside several NI charities and Art organisations.

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Khadidja Konate


Khadidja graduated with a masters in sustainable architecture and landscaping from the Politecnico di Milano. She is particularly interested in the influences of artificial and the natural environment on people.

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Adam Connelly


Adam is currently undertaking an architecture degree from Queens University in Belfast. He works with the team on concept and illustration delivery. His passion is music and art in public space.

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Jak Spencer


Jak is an experienced people-centred researcher and designer. He has a PhD in design for behaviour change and has led international global design projects for the likes of Google, IKEA & Sainsbury’s amongst others.

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An architecture graduate, Greg’s interest lies in visual representation and concept techniques. He creates a lot of the visual imagery for the team and technically communicates design proposals so they can become a reality.

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Monika Ebrahimi


Monika is currently undertaking an architecture degree from Queens university in Belfast. She works with the team on concept illustration and community engagement.