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Academic Experience

MArch The Bartlett, University College London 2013-15
Distinction, MArch

BArch University of Nottingham 2009-12
1st Class Degree, BArch Honours

A Level City of Stoke-on-Trent Sixth Form College 2007-09
4 A Levels at grade A, 2 AS level at grades B/C

GCSE Sandon High School 2002-07

Selected Awards

2016 Royal Academy of Arts Summer Exhibition 2016

2015 RIBA Presidents Medal - SOM Foundation Fellow

2015 RIBA Presidents Medal - Serjeant Award for Excellence in Drawing

2015 Winner of Sir Banister Fletcher Medal for highest Design and Thesis Mark

2015 Winner of Bartlett School of Architecture Medal

2014 Highest Design Mark for 4th Year MArch

2014 Winner of Leverhulme Trust Bursary

2012 Highest Mark in all 3 years of BArch course

2012 Winner of 3rd Year Best Design Portfolio

2012 Commended for the Arup Award for Excellence in Building Engineering

2011 Winner of 2nd Year Best Drawing Prize

2010 Winner of 1st Year Best Design Portfolio

Professional Experience

Hopkins Architects Partnership LLP

Part 1: August 2012 - August 2013, July 2014 - August 2014

Part 2: July 2015 - October 2016

Architect: November 2016 - Present


BIM: Revit, AECOsim BIM
2D CAD: AutoCad, Microstation
3D CAD: Microstation, Sketchup, 3ds Max [Basic]
Video: After Effects [Basic]
Microsoft Office and iWork suites
Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator
Technical hand Drawing, Graphic Design
Model making: Hand craft, Laser-cutting, 3D Printing
HTML & CSS code [Basic]