ray holden building, teaching faculty

stephenson STUDIO has been working since 2003 with Trafford College, a14-19 Further Education College, developing the masterplan to complete the campus. The commission involves new build, landscape and refurbishment projects with a value of £26m. The Ray Holden building was built in 1995 as a general teaching facility. stephenson STUDIO’s commission is to re-plan and refurbish the interior to create a bespoke Hair and Beauty teaching faculty with a budget of £1.5m. The facility includes studios for hair styling, nail and make up; spa and holistic treatments. Phase 1 was completed in the summer of 2008, with phase 2 due for completion in the summer of 2009.