Directors Portfolio – Architecture
Director & Chartered Architect
Alan G.R.H. Smith AA Dipl. RIBA
Alan formed the S & G design brand in 2010, Settle & Green provides Residential Architecture and Professional Consultancy services to home owners. In 2012 S & G received RIBA Chartered Practice status recognising the high standards to which the practice works. Alan read Architecture at the Architectural Association in London winning several bursaries and scholarships during his time there. At what is generally regarded as the finest international School of Architecture in the world having produced a host of RIBA Gold medal winners including: Sir Denys Lasdun, Sir Richard Rogers and Rem Koolhaas.
Alan’s experience mixes contemporary and traditional architecture, high end contemporary new homes, work to listed buildings and building in conservation areas. Alan has developed considerable knowledge in sustainable construction and technologies through continuing professional development, notably he has achieved Advanced CPD status in sustainable building services, and is Green Register accredited.
Alan has been widely published both as a design expert and for projects he has worked on in: Grand Designs magazine, Build It magazine, Live In Style magazine, RIBA Sector Annual Reviews, and FX magazine. Competitions: Alan was a leading part of the design team winning Grand Designs Home of the Year 2012, finalists for the RIBA Maggie Center Competition in 2007 and has been part of the design team on a number of awarded projects – FX international Interior Design Awards Finalist, Design and Decoration Awards Commercial Interior Design Awarded Finalist, BIAT Open Award for technical excellence Commended and IDSA Gold Industrial excellence award.