Arts and culture

We work with museums, galleries and cultural centres of all sizes, at all points in the development cycle from concept and feasibility study, through delivery, to operations.

Selected projects led or managed by the principals of Fourth Street.

  • Location: London
  • Client: Alexandra Palace & Park Trust
  • Destination: Alexandra Palace
  • Services: Options appraisal for the future re-use of the Palace and commercial advice on implementation of the preferred solution
shutterstock_91775318 Mick Jagger Centre (General music) 2 New Entertainment Venue
  • Location: Exeter, UK
  • Client: Exeter City Council
  • Destination: Exeter
  • Services: Needs assessment for a new entertainment centre with +1,000 seated capacity
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  • Location:
  • Client: Wrexham County Borough Council
  • Destination: Tŷ Pawb
  • Services: Business plan in support of a successful £2.3m Arts Council Wales grant towards the £4.5m conversion of the Peoples Market into a new arts and cultural destination.
  • Location: Plymouth, UK
  • Client: Plymouth City Council
  • Destination: Plymouth History Centre
  • Services: Market analysis, financial model and operational business plan for the development of Plymouth History Centre.
  • Location: South Bank, London
  • Client: Berkeley Homes
  • Destination: One Tower Bridge
  • Services: Long term involvement in support of Berkeley Homes' landmark development on the South Bank
  • Location: Brighton and Hove
  • Client: Brighton and Hove City Council
  • Destination: Governance Review, Financial Assessment and Projections, Research and Case Studies
  • Services: Assessment of the financial and organisational impacts arising from the potential devolution of the Royal Pavilion and Museums into a new independent entity.
shutterstock_80649850 Sound of Raasay Raasay Arts Centre
  • Location: Raasay, Scotland
  • Client: Scottish Enterprise
  • Destination: Raasay
  • Services: Feasibility study for the development of a new arts and community centre
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  • Location: London
  • Client: London Festival of Architecture
  • Destination: London Festival of Architecture
  • Services: Strategic advisor to the festival directors and impact assessments for every each bienniel event since 2004
Cable London Cable London
  • Location: London Bridge
  • Client: Cable Group
  • Destination: Cable London
  • Services: Destination and business planning advice to Cable group in relation to Cable's brand extension strategy
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  • Location: Willesden Green
  • Client: Brent Council
  • Destination: Willesden Green Cultural Centre
  • Services: Preparation of a business case for the new Cultural Centre, proposed by Galliford Try as part a wider residential led scheme
Poltimore House Poltimore House
  • Location: Devon
  • Client: Poltimore Trust & Two Moors Festival
  • Destination: Poltimore House
  • Services: Pre-feasibility study to scope out proposals for a new arts centre and concert hall at Poltimore House and identify the key development issues
Mick Jagger Centre Mick Jagger Centre
  • Location: Dartford, Essex
  • Client: Dartford Grammar School
  • Destination: Mick Jagger Centre
  • Services: Scenario-based financial modelling to explore different strategies for exploiting the Mick Jagger ‘brand’
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  • Location: South Bank, London
  • Client: British Film Institute
  • Destination: Film Centre
  • Services: Commercial and funding advice to the BFI in support of successful redevelopment of South Bank site
Cathedral Quarter Cathedral Quarter
  • Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Client: Cusp Developments
  • Destination: Cathedral Quarter
  • Services: Vision and development strategy for regeneration of key city centre site as a cultural quarter for Belfast
Vinopolis Vinopolis
  • Location: South Bank, London
  • Client: Wineworld plc
  • Destination: Vinopolis
  • Services: Baseline and “upside” business plan development and appraisal of bespoke retail opportunities
V&A Museum Architecture Gallery
  • Location: South Kensington, London
  • Client: Royal Institute of British Architects
  • Destination: V&A Museum
  • Services: Responsibility for successful application to the Heritage Lottery Fund for new Architecture Gallery and Study Centre
Silvertown Quays Silvertown Quays
  • Location: Royal Docks, London
  • Client: Apollo Resorts & Leisure
  • Destination: Silvertown Quays
  • Services: Articulation of placemaking and regeneration strategy at Silvertown Quays in support of client’s shortlisted bid for Newham casino license
Forte di Exilles Forte di Exilles
  • Location: Turin
  • Client: Region of Piedmont
  • Destination: Forte di Exilles
  • Services: Lead commercial and marketing advisor to the Region for the creation of mixed use destination within historic fortress in the Italian Alps
123 Certosa Reale
  • Location: Turin
  • Client: Region of Piedmont
  • Destination: Certosa Reale di Collegno
  • Services: Vision and development strategy for re-use of 17th Century monastery at the edge of Turin City Centre
Gwent records The Works
  • Location: Ebbw Vale, Wales
  • Client: The Works Regeneration
  • Destination: General Offices, Ebbw Vale
  • Services: Business plan for the rennovation and expansion of the general offices and relocation of Gwent records
shutterstock_77295448 Baltic Gateshead icon architecture The Baltic
  • Location: Gateshead
  • Client: The Arts Council
  • Destination: The Baltic
  • Services: Operational advisory role in the 6 months prior to opening to ensure that the landmark facility would launch on schedule and on budget