A structure for a glass roof. Digitally fabricated using CNC technology. Joints cut to tight tollerances by the machine. Carved with decorative ridges as part of the same process. Part of the Coast House project.
Architecture should be uplifting and memorable. It should feel permanent and durable. It should be relevant to its place, framing key views and oriented to the climatic conditions, bringing natural light deep within. I am committed to producing unique and memorable spaces and are a delight to inhabit.
Tom worked for award winning design-led architecture practices before setting up T Parsons Design Ltd.
At Burgess Architects Tom was project architect for a new-build timber framed eco-house in Horsham, a high-spec loft conversion project in Fulham. Tom also worked on a series of other unique residential projects in South London and heritage settings in Dulwich.
Education Tom recieved a Distinction at The Royal College of Art and was tutored by Jamie Fobert Architects. Tom was tutored by digital fabrication researcher Guan Lee, film maker Clara Kraft and Satoshi Isono of Universal Design Studio at Grymsdyke Farm. Tom recieved a First Class BA(Hons) Architecture from The University of Sheffeld and completed his professional accreditation at the University of Westminster.
Tom has taught Architecture at the University for the Creative Arts and The University of Sheffield at Post Graduate Level.