"Architect, traveler and top-25-all-time-star-architect of Grand Designs"
Director of Powles Thomas Group (PTG) in the UK.
This is a group of companies that embraces design and architecture.
My experience, within architecture and the built environment, extends to designing a wide range of building types including: residential buildings, offices, hotels, hi-spec housing, commercial, education, culture, leisure, retail, church re-ordering work, civic and heritage conservation.
The quality of design carried out by my practice is recognised with some of architecture’s highest awards, including a RIBA Award, Conservation Awards and a Wood Award.
At a more personal level in 2006 I featured on Grand Designs, with Kevin McCloud, for my architectural work at Hillcott Barn – this program featured in the Montrose TV awards that year, and was also voted the top 25 Grand Design of all time.
I like to develop a ‘contemporary history’ philosophy, to enable project designers, architects and clients to collaborate on new buildings in the context of old.
My practice is currently seeking to recruit a number of key individuals to help us grow our business in London – if you would like to work with me do please contact the office direct.
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Architect, traveler and top 25 all time star architect of Grand Designs... follow me for architecture, design and globalism. Based London • Hereford
GCA Architects, London, GB, Director
Director of architectural practice located in Richmond in London.
RRA Architects, London, GB, Director
Director for the practice, with offices in London, Cheltenham and Hereford
Imagination, London, GB, Architect
Project architect for projects for Ford UK. The Journey Zone - Dome 2000 Celebrations and the mini journey zone located on the Greenwich Peninsula.
Architectural Association School of Architecture (AA), London, GB, AADipl
Attended Dip 5 with tutors:- Alejandro Zeara-Polo and Farshid Mousavi of Foreign Office Architects FOA.
Conservation Award, Award
The Watershed, Hereford
wood award, Honorable Mention
RIBA Award, Award
All Saints Church