Felix is a designer who has worked in London, Edinburgh and New York.
Welcome, my name is Felix Yates and I was born in England. I study Architecture at the University of Edinburgh, and have recently completed a year out in practice in New York with Balmori Associates.
Brief Simplicity is the website that I designed and built to showcase my work and share my thoughts.
I hope you enjoy it.
Master of Arts with Honours Architecture
The University of Edinburgh
(4th Year of Study)
Sir Thomas Rich's Grammar School
A LEVELs Art (A) Maths (A*) Physics (A) Further Maths (B)
GCSEs 7 (A*) 3 (A) 1 (B)
Honorable Mention, A Factory Toward Fulfilment;
Non-Architecture competition — September 2016
2nd Place, Ex Tobacco Factory Masterplan;
competition with Balmori Associates — June 2016
Pricipal's Go Abroad Fund — June 2016
Somner Macdonald Architects 2nd Year Student Prize — July 2015
Barnson Bequest Travel Scholarship — May 2015
Dartmoor Arts Project Scholarship — July 2014
Barnson Bequest Travel Scholarship — May 2014
To be announced...
Both private residences and commercial projects including the completion of the Edinburgh Beer Factory brewery.
My role primarily focused on developing proposals for discussion with clients. Working in SketchUp, VectorWorks, Photoshop and V-Ray.
Andrew Stoane Architects
Competition for a masterplan of Seoul Olympic Park, South Korea. The project required working at a large scale to produce a cohesive proposal for regeneration. Working in Rhinoceros, AutoCAD, Photoshop, InDesign, V-Ray and physical modeling.
Book Review: Hot to Cold — RIAS Quarterly, Issue 28
Iterative Modelling — RIAS Quarterly, Issue 26
KoozA/rch — 12.03.16