Mark is a Registered Architect based in the UK with 10 years professional experience, who studied at University of California, Berkeley as an Ambassadorial scholar and the Mackintosh school of Architecture. Mark is a Registered Architect in the UK with the Architects' Registration Board. Mark is an internationally registered Architect with NCARB & AIA in the United States, Illinois and the Netherlands. Mark is also a LEED AP Accredited professional in Building Design and Construction with USGBC and a CSCS construction professional.
Registered Architect ARB - Architects Registration Board – London, UK License # 082332E
Chartered Architect RIBA – Royal Institute of British Architects License # 20003001
Chartered Architect RIAS – Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland License # 9150
Registered Architect AIA - American Institute of Architects (UK chapter) License #38056502
Registered Architect NCARB – National Council of Architectural Registration Boards. (USA) License #569713
Registered Architect Stichten Bureau Architectenregister (SBA) (Netherlands) – License #1.141201.015
LEED®AP BD+C US Green Building Council, Washington DC, USA License - # 10821708-AP
CSCS (Construction Skills Certification Scheme, Managers and Professionals by CITB) License - # 05639335/1
Committee member on the Birmingham Architectural Association, RIBA West Midlands, 2017 to present.
Freeman of the City of London, Worshipful Company of Chartered Architects Livery
February 2015- Present
Chair of the Emerging professionals at AIA (UK chapter) August 2014- Present
Rome Fellow in Architecture 2015 : BSR RIBA Giles Worsley Rome Fellow in Architecture 2015
RIBA Part 3 - Diploma in Professional Practice and Management RIBA Newcastle University
(Registration & Qualification) 2013-4
M.ARCH Masters in Architecture UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, BERKELEY
DIP.ARCH Diploma in Architecture (RIBA Part 2) UNIVERSITY OF GLASGOW
(Professional Degree) 2008‐2010
B.ARCH [Honours] Bachelor of Architecture (RIBA Part‐1) UNIVERSITY OF GLASGOW
(Professional Degree) 2004‐2007
2018 Selected for Summer exhibition at The Royal Scottish Academy of Art and Architecture National Exhibition
2018 Curator and exhibitor at Birmingham Architectural Association creative exhibition City Exhibition
2015 RIBA Rome Fellowship 2015: Giles Worsley Rome Fellowship 2015-16 - British Academy in Rome: Residency
2013 First prize in London Start-up weekend – Work published in Campaign Magazine July 2013: Publication
2012 KMD Prize for Design Excellence in Digital Architecture - First Prize in Thesis - University of California, Berkeley [$2,000]
2012 Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor (GSI) –Teaching Architectural Design- University of California, Berkeley [$250]
2012 Peerless Lighting Prize for an Outstanding Portfolio Project - University of California, Berkeley [$1,500]
2012 Chester Miller Thesis Travel Fellowship 2011- University of California, Berkeley [$1,000]
2012 T.Y. LIN Prize for Outstanding Structural Innovation in Architecture: 2011 – University of California, Berkeley [$2,000]
2011 1st Prize in San Francisco Construction Specifications Institute Student Competition: 2011 [$1,500]
2011 BERKELEY Bakewell Brown Prize [Outstanding Hand Drawing] 2011 [$550]
2010 BERKELEY Course Improvement GSI Teaching Prize [$300]
2010 Architecture Department Fellowship: UC Berkeley: August 2010 [$3,000]
2010 Ambassadorial Scholarship 2010‐11 Scotland National Selection – Rotary International [$25,000]
2010 ‘Honorable Mention’‐ Urban Land Institute: Arthur D. Heines Competition 2011 [Honorable Mention]
2010 1ST Place AIA (UK Chapter) Excellence in Design 2010 Noel Hill travel award 2010 [£1,500]
2009 Architecture Travel Scholarship; Glasgow School of Art 2008. University of Glasgow [£250]
2008 Erasmus Scholarship (I choose not to accept this for family reasons)
2007 B(ARCH) Honours. Top 5 highest students of 65 to received Honours award
2007 Architecture Distinction James McCann Orr Travel Scholarship [£250]
2003 1st Prize: Art Distinction Award Best Student – 2003
1998 King’s Grammar 25% Scholarship for Academic Merit 1998
2015 Freeman of the City of London, Livery & Trade Guilds, London UK
2015 Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Chartered Architects, City of London trade Guild
2014 Chair of the AIA Emerging professionals (UK Chapter)
2016 Water as hazard and Water as Heritage, Publication by European Geosciences Union ISBN: 978-3-7315-0736-9 Topical event in Rome 12-14 June 2016, KIT Scientific Publishing, Ed. DOI: 10.5445/KSP/1000076621 pp. 73-81: Sketchbooks of Rome, Mark Kelly; Karlsruher Instituts für Technologie, Germany
2016 Fine Arts Catalogue; Award holders from the British School at Rome [BSR], Rome, Italy ISBN: 978-0-904152-76-0 Pages 22-23 & P.45-46. Published in 2016 by the British School at Rome, London ISSN 1475-8733 Via Gramsci 61, 00197 Rome. Printed in Belgium by Graphius
2016 Queen’s 90th Birthday book – 90 Architecture projects by 90 Architects, (Page 53) ISSN: 1048-8733-47 WCCA (Worshipful Company of Chartered Architects, London, England
2012 Disrupting Architecture, Disruptive Studio, Master’s in Architecture Thesis ISBN: 978-1-105-99415-9 University of California Berkeley, USA
2012 Salt, Emergence and Formation at the Dead Sea: M.Arch Thesis ISBN: 978-1-105-75175-2 University of California Berkeley, USA
2010 The Street: Advanced Diploma in Architecture Thesis: Publication at University of Glasgow, ISBN: 978-1-105-55324-0
2010 Architecture Construction Projects, Work with Habitat for Humanity ISBN: 978-1-304-26378-0
2016"Why Architects visit Rome in the 21st Century": GenslerOn Cities, professional online journal for design professionals. Link:http://www.gensleron.com/cities/2016/1/25/why-architects-visit-rome-in-the-21st-century.html
2012 "Emerging Objects", August 1st 2012, Emerging Objects - University of California, Berkeley "Architectural 3D Printing in Salt" Link:http://emergingobjects.com/2012/08/01/salt/
2012: "Using the Ocean to Pint in 3D" with Thesis advisor Ron Rael in 3D Printer World online magazine Link: www.3dprinterworld.com/article/using-ocean-print-3d
2010 "Six triumph in American Institute of Architects' UK awards" Published on April 10th 2010 [BD] Building Design architecture Industry magazine. 1ST Place AIA (UK Chapter) Excellence in Design 2010 Noel Hill travel award 2010 [£1,500] Published here.
2016 February 2nd, "Rome Prize: Sketchbooks from Rome" Gensler Architects, Aldgate House, 33 Aldgate High Street, London, EC3N1AH, UK - Lecture poster available here.
2016 January 27th, 'Rome Prize" at the British Academy public lecture to 200 people. British Academy, 10 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AH, UK Publicity link here and video recording available here.
2015December 4th: Bibliotheca Hertziana conference entitled 'Beyond nostalgia & canon? Architects traveling to Italy in the 20th century" Bibliotheca Hertziana, Rome, Italy. Publicity link here and two-day conference programme here.
2013September 15th: Lecture at Rotary club in Glasgow, Scotland about academic ambassadorial scholarship at UC Berkeley
2012May 5th: Ambassadorial Scholar annual Presentation at Berkeley Rotary Club to 220 people. Report available here.
2010 November 5th: Lecture presentation at Duke University International Peace Center conference, North Carolina, USA
2010 November 7th: Ambassadorial scholarship lecture to Rotary Northern California District conference, Sacramento, California, USA
2010 August 10th: "Indigenous architectural construction techniques in Leh, Jammu & Kashmir, India. Excellence in Design: AIA:UK presentation in London, UK. Official publicity newsletter available here.
33 Aldgate High Street
London EC3N 1AH
All images by Mark Andrew Kelly.