Oliver Cooke studied at the University of Cambridge and Harvard University, completing his Masters in 2007 with a thesis project with Herzog & de Meuron. During studies he worked at Renzo Piano Building Workshop (Paris), Jamie Fobert Architects and Allies and Morrison. He worked at Herzog & de Meuron Architects in Basel and London from 2007 until 2013, working as project architect on the new residential tower Wood Wharf, and as architect on Tate Modern Extension, the Dreispitz office and residential tower in Basel, and an unpublished large residential project in London.
Between 2018 and 2021, Oliver was a Design Fellow at the University of Cambridge and he remains a Director of Studies at Corpus Christi College. He has been a guest critic at several universities.
Oliver Cooke’s presentation will focus on the following key areas: