is a co-founder and director of fourth_space and has practised architecture in London for 20 years and Los Angeles for 2 years. He is a fully chartered Architect with an MSc from the London School of Economics after architectural training at the Mackintosh School of Architecture and the Bartlett School. He previously worked at Morphosis, Ron Arad Associates, FAT, and left Harper Mackay (MAK) in 2004 to set up fourth—space. Steve is currently one of the co-owners of award winning Ombra bar & restaurant and is a design advisor to the Hackney Estate Regeneration Design Group.
is a co-founder and director of fourth_space and has practised architecture in London for 17 years and in Venice, Italy for five years as a fully qualified and skilled designer. He studied architecture in the Universita Iuav di Venezia and has worked for Fabio Lombardo (Carlo Scarpa’s long serving assistant) and Harper Mackay (MAK). In 2011 Paolo satisfied a personal ambition with his vision to set up the award winning Ombra bar & restaurant on the regents canal at the corner of vyner street/mare street, which he is co-owns and manages alongside his role within fourth_space.
is a director of fourth_space and has practised architecture in London for 17 years. He is a fully chartered Architect after training at Oxford School Of Architecture. He previously worked at Mecanoo Architecten in the Netherlands, with Steve and Paolo whilst at Harper Mackay (MAK) and more recently as a highly skilled and award winning concept design architect & interior design consultant. Huw also continues to produce a significant body of polemical art, graphic and written work as an exploration of all things ‘architecture’ under the nunswithgunsdesign shadow label.
Fourth_space is a relaxed atmosphere in which everyone is given initiative and responsibility. We are serious about the work we do yet don’t take ourselves too seriously. In seeking strong, constructive dialogue with others, we are frequently joined in the studio or Ombra by designers, consultants, builders and the clients that we are associated with.
Jan Carlos Kucharek