Camilla is Director at Whittaker Parsons, an award-winning architectural practice
based in east London, interested in the ethical and sustainable craft of building. The
studio has recently been featured in the Architecture Foundation’s ‘New Architects 4’
publication and prides itself on making bold yet carefully considered
interventions. Clients include private homeowners, leading artists, and international
With a background in cultural master planning and architectural conservation, Camilla
is interested in bringing new life to existing buildings and spaces, exploring how
materials and craftsmanship come together to make spaces for the long term.
Before forming the studio in 2015, Camilla gained a wide range of experience in the
conservation, cultural, education, and residential sectors. Whilst at Burd Haward
Architects, she worked on the RIBA award-winning Mottisfont Abbey Visitor Centre
for the National Trust and the cultural master plan for the Palace of Holyroodhouse in
Edinburgh. She also worked on the master plan for the Royal Observatory Greenwich
and was part of Purcell’s conservation advisory team for the Natural History Museum
central hall program.
Camilla has been a guest critic at numerous schools of architecture and enjoys
running architectural talks and workshops in east-end schools.