James trained in the UK and studied at four universities, qualifying as an architect at Cambridge in 2015. He graduated from the Royal College of Art in 2010 and has since worked between the worlds of Architecture and Sculpture. James has varied work experience with both artists and architects.
He has worked on a vast array of projects, from the conservation of historic fabric to concept buildings and master planning. Largely focused on early stage projects, with aLL Design he has latterly been involved with multiple schemes at concept and planning stages; most recently the masterplan for Purfleet town centre.
James has worked within extremely sensitive environments such as Tower Bridge and has formed an ambition to unite contemporary design and technology with historic architecture and narrative. James has taught Architecture at the University of Greenwich and at Nottingham University.