Ceri is a highly skilled 3D Designer with a wide range of project experience from higher education to urban design and art installations. Ceri graduated from Cambridge University with First Class Honours in 2007, following which, he studied at Harvard University receiving a Masters with Distinction in 2013, where his thesis research and design project won the Clifford Wong Prize in Housing Design. During his studies, Ceri also assisted with the teaching of two Harvard design studios. In 2016 he gained his RIBA Part III from the University of Westminster.
Ceri joined ABA in 2014, having previously worked for the office from 2007-2009, and during 2010 and 2011 while studying. During his employment Ceri has had a key role in the design of Alison Brooks’ competition winning schemes, including Exeter College Cohen Quadrangle, Oxford and a large residential-led development in King’s Cross. He has contributed to a wide variety of other projects at Alison Brooks Architects, including the Stirling Prize nominated Newhall Be, Windward House, Audi Urban Future Initiative, urban masterplans and exhibitions. Most recently, Ceri led the design and construction of ‘ReCasting’, ABA’s large poplar plywood installation for the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale, exhibiting until November 2018.
Outside his employment at ABA, Ceri worked in New York for Weiss/Manfredi and MOS Architects, where he worked on the renovation of an opera house and a number of experimental houses.