We are a practice of RIBA Chartered Architects and Designers who strive to create beautiful and functional spaces.  Innovative design is produced to the highest technical standard.

OPEN planning

We have over 25 years planning experience, and are attuned to the requirements of local authorities, which ensures our clients a smooth journey through the planning process. We pride ourselves on the ability to produce designs which very often result in planning approval.

OPEN commercial

We maximise the use of the space with a commercial, ethical and ecological hand, ensuring our clients gain maximum potential on each project. Design is key in this process.

OPEN minds

We have respect for our clients’ requirements and needs. We listen to you and produce the design that is right for you.

Our Staff


Paul McPartland<br />Managing Director

Paul McPartland
Managing Director

Joanna Loizou<br />Senior Architect

Joanna Loizou
Senior Architect

<b>Jaspreet Pathiwille</b><br />Consultant Architect

Jaspreet Pathiwille
Consultant Architect

Lauren Waddacor<br />Architectural Assistant

Lauren Waddacor
Architectural Assistant


Paul Morrish<br />Associate Director

Paul Morrish
Associate Director

Stephanie Mason<br />Associate Director

Stephanie Mason
Associate Director

Joseph Prior<br />Architectural Assistant

Joseph Prior
Architectural Assistant

<strong>Cleodie Coleman <br /></strong>Associate

Cleodie Coleman


<strong>Glyn Friend</strong><br />Director

Glyn Friend

Simon Rickards<br />Associate

Simon Rickards

<b>Linda Perni</b><br />Reception & Office Admin

Linda Perni
Reception & Office Admin

<b>Michelle Smith</b><br />Book Keeper/Admin

Michelle Smith
Book Keeper/Admin