Astrid Lund is a Technical Author with RIBA Enterprises/NBS
Her 35 years' architectural experience spans public and private sector, in Norway, England and Papua New Guinea, including 15 years teaching undergraduate and masters candidates at Newcastle University's School of Architecture.
Astrid comes to NBS with experience as a housing architect with emphasis on masterplanning and urban design. She also has particular expertise around lifetime homes and homes for people with special needs and in delivering regeneration work across County Durham and Northumberland. One building Astrid co-designed won a Durham Civic Trust Award.
Astrid enjoys researching complex issues and helping to improve the products and services NBS offers its customers.
In Contemporary Vernacular Design Clare Nash articulates a passionate plea for a return to vernacular principles to prevent built environments lacking in identity, diversity and spirit. With 26 case studies this is a book packed with practical example and highly accessible as a result.