People / Dominic Gaunt
Dominic is the practice’s creative director, ensuring the quality of our work is on point. He runs our review process to bring consistency in both our design approach and external communications.
Dominic has a broad range of cross-sector experience but has a particular interest in the education and cultural sectors. He is currently working with a number of Higher Education and Independent School clients in addition to taking the lead on large-scale housing and mixed-use projects.
Dominic is a visiting professor at the Portsmouth School of Architecture and is focused on bridging the link between academia and practice. He is passionate about design quality and has acted as judge for a number of national and international award schemes. He sits on various design review panels advising local authorities on design quality in the built environment and is a former chairman of RIBA Hampshire.
Looking sideways is Dominic’s thing – be that windsurfing, surfing, foiling or snowboarding.