we actively support community and education projects, both locally and in the developing world:


We recently sponsored an initiative in conjunction with the Dulwich Picture Gallery, called the Drawing Salon Project. The project involved a programme of drawing classes, for eighteen year 8 and

Oriana Project Kenya

We are designing a boarding school for disabled, vulnerable and orphaned children on a ten-acre plot near Nanyuki with views of Mount Kenya.

Rajapur Bangladesh

We are supporting the building of a Women's Literacy and Healthcare Centre in Rajapur,

Open House London

We open our studio and give guided tours to the public in September each year


As active members of Better Bankside, as designers of several local buildings and

Academic Engagement

Many of us lecture, teach or act as visiting critics at schools of architecture in the UK and worldwide. The practice sponsors the Architectural Professorship at Cambridge University and offers

Microloan Foundation Training Centre

In support of the Microloan Foundation in Malawi, we have

Access to Architecture for Local Schools

Our architects and modelmakers run design workshops in local schools and in our studio, supporting projects with Open House, the RIBA and The Campaign for Drawing.


We are a Founding Friend of the Turn End Trust, which was established by the Aldington family in order to protect the Turn End Estate for future generations, make it available for the public