Friend and Company Architects
Friend and Company Architects was started by their founding director, Adrian Friend, who is a RIBA Educator. He has taught and lectured throughout the UK, started a projects office for University of Nottingham and led the Jouberton Nursery 'live project' created and developed by students in South Africa. Adrian Friend and his practice has also been featured in a handful of outstanding design and architectural publication including Wallpaper*, Blueprint and Building Design. He has guided his team to produce aesthetically appealing yet modest architecture through a close relation with their clients, collaborators and end users. The practice has compiled a portfolio of award winning works which comprises of new build developments and rejuvenation of historic buildings. Every project is approached and tackled with thorough research into the background and features of site to allow the encapsulation of the site's cultural characteristics into the modern invention.