Architecture: An Introduction


Published by Laurence King in 2010, my first book offers a thorough introduction to the entire field of architecture, outlining the steps that are normally taken in becoming a qualified architect, from initial education right through to professional practice, as well as how to apply this architectural training in other fields.

Between Vine and Sea


Central Saint Martins (CSM) in collaboration with Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV) developed a project for the municipality of Teulada/Moraira, in southwest Spain. The aim of the project was to explore the challenges and opportunties of the municipality as it seeks to protect the unique landscape and culture of the area in a period of…

Creating Futures


In 2008/9, working with The Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust, and three secondary schools in Lewisham (southeast London), I developed a programme to engage 2nd Year architecture and design students with year 9 and 10 pupils to explore design and open opportunities for young people to engage in design.

The Expanded Field


Positioning Architectural Education within the Arts This conference paper was delivered as a keynote at the Arquitectura v2020 Congress , at the Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura. Universitat Politècnica de València, 2013. The ‘school of architecture’ is a relatively recent development; when compared to the length of time that architecture has been ‘practiced’. The education of…

Intercultural Interactions


Edited by Peter Beacock (University of Northumbria), Robert Mull (London Metropolitan University) and Geoffrey Makstutis (Central Saint Martins), this publication is a guide to the scope and variety of work within a number of architectural institutions that engages with diverse cultures and contexts. It considers work that asks students to bridge between their responsibilities as caring…