Richard Zinzan Partner :  Architect

BA Hons Dip Arch PG Dip RIBA
Architect RIBA,  ARB,  Green Register &  FSB Member



With over 14 years of experience on a diverse range of buildings and budgets, Richard uses his visual and tenacious abilities to creatively problem solve and add value to the design process.

Highly experienced in design management and with 73 live projects currently, Richard was a 2013 winner at the Sussex Business Awards as Co-Director of ARCH Angels Architects. He is also a founder member of Green Sea: a Brighton based collective of property and construction professionals. He has acted as a regular columnist for Latest Homes magazine and mentors at Brighton University School of Architecture undergraduate programme.


Notable Projects

Macmillan Publishing HQ, Kings Cross, London Value £350K
Project Architect from design to completion, providing additional office space on the roof of an occupied building in central London under a traditional contract.

Luxury House in Tite Street, Chelsea, London Value undisclosed
Architectural Assistant working on interior design packages for this high end residential development under a design and build contract.

New Build Replacement Dwelling in Brighton Value £790K
Project Architect on high end specification replacement dwelling over 3 floors equating to approximately 3800sqft.   

Low Energy Design, Replacement & New Dwelling in Surrey Value £1M
Project Architect on one replacement 3000sqft and one additional new dwelling 3800sqft on this plot in Leatherhead.


Summary Experience

Education and Community
Extension and new build contemporary design to secondary school. Value £1.5M
Extension and refurbishment to Camberwell College of Art, London. Value £500K
Reconfiguration and refurbishment to Brighton Youth Centre. Value undisclosed
Roof top office extension to Macmillan Publishers Headquarters, Kings Cross.  Value £350K
Domestic residential refurbishment on a variety of property types - family, single and multiple occupancy from low to high end specification. Value up to £1M.
Eco Country House, Hampshire, (design and planning). Value £2M
Extension and refurbishment to a luxury house in Tite Street, Chelsea, London. Value undisclosed
Low energy design, replacement dwelling in Surrey. Value £750K
Demolition of existing dwellings and erection of 78 residential apartments, Somerhill Road, Brighton; up to Planning.