Chris Smith

BA (Hons) Dip Arch ARB RIBA



Chris has long been an integral part of Cornish Architects and became an equity director in 2004. Chris manages and directs the Practice, together with Elizabeth Dabell, and is involved in projects at every level and in all aspects of the business. He is an enthusiastic designer, with a keen eye for detail and innovation.  He works closely with his team, contractors and clients. His extensive experience and project work includes contracts in commercial, higher education, residential, retail and scientific sectors.

Chris is committed to practical and sustainable design principles. He continues to drive the Practice forward and draws on over 30 years’ experience in architecture, design and project management to deliver high quality, contemporary schemes across all sectors.

Outside work, Chris pursues his loves of fell-walking, digital photography, art and cultural travel.