MAG ARCHITECTURE was set up in June 2012. Mark Griffiths is a fully qualified Chartered Architect, registered with the Architects Registration Board (ARB) and Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA). MAG ARCHITECTURE is a RIBA Chartered Practice.
Mark took his final Architecture exams at Birmingham City University in 2008, for which he was awarded a Commendation. Prior to this he achieved a BA (Hons) Degree in Architecture from Portsmouth University in 1998, followed by graduating with both a Diploma in Architecture and Diploma in Built Resource Studies from Oxford Brookes University in 2001.
Prior to setting up as a sole practitioner Mark worked for over six years as Associate at a small architectural practice, Alun Nicholas Architects (Amcanu'n Uchel Limited), Stourbridge, West Midlands. Historically he worked for nearly four years at design led commercial practice Level Seven Architects where he was lead Architect on a number of prestigious projects. Whilst studying in Oxford Mark worked for the award winning and critically acclaimed Aldington, Craig & Collinge Architects, the design philosophy of which has since been heavily influential on his approach to Architecture. For a period after completing his studies Mark was fortunate to work at award winning Melbourne based practice Metier 3 Architects in Australia.
Mark's project experience to date ranges in scale from bespoke staircases, dwelling extensions, listed building alterations and ‘one off’ dwellings, to a 38 storey mixed use skyscraper in Birmingham and a 58,000 square metre retail park in Rome.