Max Rengifo

Max is a founder director of WR-AP architects, he led the recently formed practice to win an invited competition for a commercial building in the heart of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in 2019. He has more than 25 years of professional experience working in architecture, research, masterplanning and regeneration.

Max led the award-winning Wigan Life Centre civic campus scheme, while working as a director at Astudio; which has been recognised as an exemplar urban regeneration project for Wigan town centre; he was also responsible for Tokko MyPlace Youth Centre in Luton working and mentoring a group of young clients during the design process.

Prior to moving to the UK, Max was founding director of CPR Arquitectos where his work was recognised internationally for the National Health Institute of Venezuela. Max also has a keen involvement in academia as a teacher and as an invited critic for different universities in South America and Europe. In 2016/17, Max lead Design Think Tanks at LSA on 2015/16 and 2016/17, he is still involved with design crits. Max is currently n associate lecturer at Manchester Metropolitan University.