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12-13 Clerkenwell Green
London EC1R 0QJ

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AMIN

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Amin Taha was born in Berlin and is settled in London, graduated from the University of Edinburgh and worked on cultural, residential, education and infrastructure projects before incorporating the practice in 2005. In addition to running design and detailing of projects Amin continues to teach, lecture and crit in schools of architecture.

RICHARD

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Richard Cheesman was born in Surrey, UK. Graduated from UCL with distinction and worked with Amin at Wilkinson Eyre where he continued before joining Amin Taha Architects in 2005. Within Amin Taha Architects, Richard has been responsible for a number of our recently completed residential projects. He has recently finished work on the Ada Street Project in Hackney and a full refurbishment of a period terraced house in Notting Hill. He is currently running a number of projects, one of which is a £3.5M new build mixed use building in Clerkenwell.

DOMINIC

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Dominic Kacinskas graduated from Vilnius Academy of Art and first worked with Amin Taha on the RIBA competition winning private house at Henley-on-Thames and since on almost all competitions in the office. He has personally run the Henley House and the Golden Lane office development from planning through construction. Dominic has been a visiting tutor and critic at the EcoleNationaleSuperieure Nancy and University of Brighton. Dominic is fluent in English, Lithuanian and Russian.

DALE

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Dale Elliott was born in the UK and gained his Diploma at the Bartlett School of Architecture; his Diploma project was later featured in the Bartlett Designs publication: a daring decade of design and ideas. Prior to joining Amin Taha in 2010 he gained experience at Foster + Partners and PanterHudspith Architects. He currently works as Project Architect across a number of new build and refurbishment projects including high end residential, hotels and mixed use buildings.

PETER

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Peter Rae was born in Denver Colorado and relocated to London in 2007. Peter earned a Bachelor of Science in Design from Arizona State University and a Master’s Degree in Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania, Penn Design. He has worked in several design-led architectural practices in both in the United States and the United Kingdom and is a recipient of the AIA Henry Adams Medal. His academic design work has been exhibited in New York at the Storefront for Art and Architecture and the Center for Architecture, as well as University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Peter is currently a Visiting Lecturer at University of Brighton and has worked on a variety of International competitions and built projects while employed with Amin Taha Architects. Peter is fluent in English, Spanish and American.

ADAM

 

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Adam was born in the West Midlands, UK. He graduated from the University of Nottingham with a first class honours degree before joining ATA in 2007. He went onto graduate from the Bartlett UCL  MArch course and then worked at Foster + Partners until returning to ATA in 2011. Subsequently, he has worked on a number of challenging but successful mixed-use and private residential planning applications throughout numerous London Boroughs and has recently completed the refurbishment of a Victorian warehouse into offices in the Shoreditch Conservation Area. He is currently enrolled on the Part 3 course at Westminster.

ELISA

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Elisa Lam was born in Hong Kong. She relocated to London and completed her MA in Human Resource Management in Middlesex University in 2012. She is a qualified ISO 9001 internal auditor and an associate member of CIPD (Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development).  Before joining Amin Taha Architects as the Practice Administrator in 2013, she worked as a Project Translator in Wilkinson Eyre Architects. Elisa is fluent in English and Mandarin and Cantonese.

SAMUEL

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Samuel Douek was born in London and studied his Part 1 at the Bartlett School of Architecture, where he gained a First Class Honours Degree and won a Dean’s List Award for Student Excellence. After graduating he worked on various social housing projects in Chile for Elemental Architects, before assisting theatrical set designer Scott Pask in New York. He has been an Architectural Assistant with ATA since September 2013 and will be going to the Royal College of Art for his Part 2. Samuel is fluent in English and Spanish

JASON

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Jason was born in Eastbourne and studied his Part 1 at Brighton School of Architecture, after which he was nominated for the Bronze President’s Medal. He is about to finish his Part 2 at The Bartlett School of Architecture.

ALEX

10_Alex

Alex was born in Bristol and studied his Part 1 at Brighton School of Architecture. He is currently enrolled in the Part 2 Diploma course at the Bartlett School of Architecture.

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Barnsbury Street Competition – Placed First

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RIBA Shanghai Windows – Completed

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Vauxhall Footbridge – Shortlisted

Phipp St is shortlisted for AJ Small Projects Award.

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Phipp Street – Completed

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Golden Lane wins RIBA London National Award 2014. Read more about this “exquisite tactile gem of a place”

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Golden Lane wins RIBA Regional Award

Peabody – Shortlisted

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Ada Street wins RIBA London Regional Award. Read more.

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Golden Lane is shortlisted for AJ Retrofit Award.

Golden Lane wins NLA Conservation & Retrofit Award.

Aria Upper Street – Placed First

Brook Mews North – Placed First

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Great Fen – Final Ten

Sofia Architecture Week. Read more.

Solo Exhibition, Sofia. Read more.

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Costa Brava scheme wins international competition. Read more.

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Royal Academy Summer Show – Exhibited.
Regent’s Canal Footbridge model on show until 18th August.

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Triumph Pavilion competition entry receives special mention. Read more.

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Sofia Metro Station + Masterplan – Placed First

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Royal Academy Summer Show – Exhibited

Hackney Olympic Legacy Road and Footbridges – Placed First

London Fields Community Centre – Planning Approval

Sofia Metro Station 20 Competition – Placed Joint First

Banyan Tree 7* Spa Hotel + Residential Resort Competition Win – Planning Permit Approved

Royal Academy – Exhibited

Yan Tree 7* Hotel Spa + Residential Resort – Planning Approval

London Fields Apartment Building + Retail – Completed

London Fields Community Centre – Planning Approval

Hackney Olympic Legacy Road And Footbridges – Planning Approval

RIBA Competition Winning Private Estate – Phase 1 Completed

Competition For Private House, London – Placed First

RIBA Awards – Shortlisted

Hotel Spa + Residential Resort Masterplan, Spain – Placed First

Hyde Park Apartment – Completed

Mixed-Use Masterplan, Malaysia – Placed First

Mixed-Use District, J.Sainsbury’s, London – Shortlisted

Calderwood Masterplan – Placed Second

Westbourne Grove Post Office Redevelopment – Shortlisted

Mixed Use Development – British Waterways, Canary Wharf – Finalist

GROUP WORK established for broader interdisciplinary collaboration.

Grahame Park Masterplan, North London – Placed Second

Boutique Hotel, Central London – Placed First

Castle Corner Retail Centre, Bristol Alliance – Placed Second

Dublin Docklands – North Lotts – Placed First

44 Young European Architects

44 Young European Architects – Exhibition

Context + Subtext – Exhibition

Royal Academy Summer Show – Exhibition

40 European Architects – Exhibition

Context + Subtext

2012 Olympic/Athletes Village – Selected

Marlborough Avenue Apartment Building – Completed

Hammerson Sheffield Retail Quarter – Selected

Campden Hill Tower Penthouse – Completed

RIBA/AJ 40 Under 40 – Selected

Sarah Griffiths, Richard Cheesman, Dominic Kacinskas and Ben Addy join Amin Taha to establish limited company.

Broadway Market Arts Centre – Placed First

Barking Town Centre Masterplan – Placed Second

Amin Taha begins sole studio while collaborating with Muf Architecture + Art

Collyhurst Urban Splash + Europan 6 Masterplan – Placed First

Amin Taha and Richard Markland collaborate on Europan 6 competition while working at Zaha Hadid.

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PROJECT
DATE
LOCATION
CATEGORY
STATUS

LA HERRADURA

2009 - 2011
Mixed Use
La Herradura, Spain
Luxury Residential Leisure and Hotel
Planning

SOFIA METRO STATION 20

2012 - 2018
Infrastructure
Sofia, Bulgaria
Metro Station and Urban Strategy Linking Sofia’s Green Parks
Competition

VAUXHALL SKY GARDENS

2008 -
Mixed Use
London, UK
40 Storey Residential/Commercial Tower
Planning

HYDE PARK

2007 - 2018
Residential
London, UK
Luxury Residential and Commercial Block
Competition

UPPER STREET

2012 - 2017
Mixed Use
London, UK
Residential/Commercial Development
Under Construction

COSTA BRAVA

2013
Residential
Costa Brava, Spain
Luxury Costal Apartment Block
Competition

FARRINGDON ROAD, GAZZANO HOUSE

2005 -
Mixed Use
London, UK
5 Storey Residential/Commercial Tower
Built

MARLBOROUGH AVENUE

2007 -
Residential
London, UK
3 Storey Residential Block
Built

ADA STREET

2007 - 2011
Mixed Use
London, UK
Residential/Commercial Block
Built

BELSHAM STREET

2012 - 2014
Residential
London, UK
9 Residential Units with Office Space
Built

GOLDEN LANE

2011 - 2012
Commercial
London, UK
Refurbishment of 4 Storey Commercial Block
Built

CLERKENWELL CLOSE

2012
Mixed Use
London, UK
Residential/Commercial Tower
Planning

HACKNEY FOOTBRIDGE

2013 - 2016
Infrastructure
London, UK
Pedestrian Footbridge over Regent's Canal
Planning

BARBICAN SILK STREET

2012 - 2015
Residential
London, UK
Private Residential
Under Construction

HELSINKI CENTRAL LIBRARY

2012
Civic
Helsinki, Finland
Public Library + Cinema
Competition

GREAT FEN VISITOR CENTRE

2013
Cultural
East Anglia, UK
Wetlands Visitor Centre
Competition

SOMERFIELD ROAD

2007 - 2015
Residential
London, UK
Private Residential
Under Construction

DUN LAOGHAIRE LIBRARY

2010
Civic
Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
Public Library
Competition

WESTBOURNE GROVE

2007
Residential
London, UK
Private Residential
Built

PALMERSTON HOUSE

2006
Residential
London, UK
Private Residential
Built

PADDINGTON

2014
Mixed Use
London, UK
Residential + Commercial Refurbishment
Competition

PHIPP STREET

2013 - 2014
Commercial
London, UK
Office Refurbishment
Built

HANBURY STREET

2014
Commercial
London, UK
Upgrade and Expansion of Commercial Space
Competition

SHANGHAI WINDOWS

2015
Commercial
Shanghai, China
Installation
Built

PHEASANTS

2005 -
Residential
Henley, UK
Private Residential
Under Construction

BROOK MEWS NORTH

2013 - 2015
Mixed Use
London, UK
Office/Residential
Under Construction

HYDE PARK 2

2009 - 2015
Mixed Use
London, UK
Mixed Use Commercial Retail + Residential
Planning

LIVERPOOL-LEEDS FOOTBRIDGE

2007
Infrastructure
Liverpool-Leeds, UK
Footbridge
Competition

NEW ISLINGTON FOOTBRIDGE

2007
Infrastructure
Manchester, UK
Footbridge
Competition

BARRETT'S GROVE

2014 - 2016
Residential
London, UK
Residential/Commercial Development
Built