people in places

Richard Sobey creates people-focussed interventions that test approaches to urban living.  He researches interdisciplinary urban design to inform policy decisions in place-making.  Richard is creating strategies, designing projects, developing policies and evaluating actions in the cultural, heritage and urban planning sectors internationally.   

"a force of energy with visionary ideas"  

Richard is Co-Founder and Joint Director of DELVE Associates enabling unusual connections for people, place and prosperity


.... the role of gaming in democracy.   We feel 'they' are playing games with us; how can these tools be used to ensure our silence is heard; our invisibility revealed; and our presence made essential (not just felt)?