In the autumn of 2015, Gray Baynes + Shew began works to refurbish the 16th century chapel at Corpus Christi College, Oxford. GBS is leading a design team which includes DPA Lighting and Oxford Conservation on this Grade 1 Listed building which dates back to the College’s foundation years.
Over a period of 3 weeks in October, a series of design and cleaning trials were conducted in the Chapel with Cliveden Conservation. At the same time, a trial was conducted to test a lighting design by DPA. This was attended by the design team and the College including the Chaplain Rev Canon Dr...