James graduated from Newcastle University in 2016, after which he spent two years working in practice. He spent most of his time in London at Bickerdike Allen Partners, working on mainly high-end residential and listed building renovation projects.
James has also worked for HofmanDujardin in Amsterdam, where he worked on mainly interior office building projects, with a focus on the wellbeing of users.
While at the LSA, James hopes to benefit from the school’s focus on both practice and academia. He will undergo his inter-practice year placement with London studio, Orms. James enjoys exploring new places, keeping fit, reading, live music and landscape and installation art.