Founding Directors

Tom Emerson

Tom Emerson BSc(hons) DipArch(Cantab) riba studied architecture at the University of Bath, the Royal College of Art and the University of Cambridge. He has taught at the Architectural Association and the University of Cambridge and published articles on architecture, literature and art. In 2010 he was appointed Professor of Architecture at the eth Department of Architecture in Zurich.

Stephanie Macdonald

Stephanie Macdonald BA(hons) DipArch studied fine art at Portsmouth College of Art and following a scholarship to Japan, architecture at the Mackintosh School of Architecture, the Royal College of Art and London Metropolitan University with Caruso St John. She has developed the practice’s collaborative approach working with consultants, artists, designers and scientists. She also leads the material research of the studio and innovative prototyping.


John Ross MA(Cantab) DipArch arb
Owen Watson MA(Cantab) MSc Arch AAM arb


Matt Atkins MA(Cantab) DipArch arb

Summer Islam AADipl (Hons) arb

Mayuko Kanasugi BA (Hons) DipArch arb

David Schmidt MSc Arch arb

Karolina Sznajder Dipl.Arch 

6a studio

Liam Ashmore MA(Cantab) DipArch
Olivia Baczynski MA, Studio Manager
Chris Bisset BA(Hons) AADipl
Alex Butterworth BA(Cantab) AADipl    
Tim Collett BASc BEDS MArch arb
Rory Corr BArch DipArch arb
Vincenzo Di-Trolio BA DipArch
Georgina George BA MAAT, Project Accountant
Matthew Gregorowski BA(Cantab) DipArch
Alastair Greig MA(Cantab) DipArch
Lea Hottiger MSc Arch
Korbinian Kainz MSc Arch arb

Mirjam Kupferschmid BA

Felix Koch Dipl.-Ing. Arch
Edorta Larizgoitia Andueza MArch
Szandra Mile MA (Hons)
Martin Nässén MArch arb

Jongwon Na AADipl

Dewi Preece BA

Tadeas Riha MSc Ing.Arch

Louise Underhill AADipl (Hons)

Jonathan Wong  LLB (Hons) M.Arch arb riba fciarb