James will shortly be joining the Practice as he returns home to Cumbria after working in London for the past 10 years. During this time he has worked on numerous award winning projects across the Sport, Education and Residential sectors, whilst also completing his studies in Leeds and Westminster.
James will be dividing his time between Haigh’s Kendal and London offices, and is excited at the prospect of developing new projects and contacts in both locations.
During his time at David Morley Architects, James was part of project teams delivering complex projects at the University of Oxford, Brighton College School, The Hurlingham Club, 2012 London Olympic Games and The Kings Cross Redevelopment. As Senior Project Architect James has delivered projects ranging from £500k to £13million in value. His most recent project was a new state-of-the-art sports centre at King’s College School Wimbledon, which features a 25m indoor swimming pool, 6-court multi-use sports hall, fitness facilities and associated changing rooms and offices.
His other key projects undertaken whilst working at DMA were:
Kings Cross Academy & Frank Barnes Schools, Argent
Plimsoll Building, King's Cross, Argent
Hurlingham Racquet Centre, The Hurlingham Club
Hurlingham Gym Extension, The Hurlingham Club
China Centre, St.Hugh's College, University of Oxford
Diamond Jubilee Sports Pavilion, Brighton College