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Nicola Chan

External Practitioner

Bute Building, King Edward VII Avenue, Cardiff, CF10 3NB


Nicola studied at the University of Sheffield and London Metropolitan University, before working with a number of respected practices in London and Bristol. She leads an undergraduate studio at the Welsh School of Architecture, has acted as visiting critic at the University of the West of England and is a cofounder of Chan Brisco Architects.

Chan Brisco Architects is a studio creating characterful and lasting buildings and spaces. Formed in 2016, its members are experienced in the design of spaces for living, work and the arts. Based in both London and Bristol, the practice has worked on projects across the UK and in Northern Europe. Its cofounders combine architectural practice with education, leading design studios on two undergraduate courses whilst acting as guest critics to a number of UK universities.


Past projects