Christopher Daniel


  • LevelSenior
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsArchitect - Set Designer - Production Designer
  • Andrew Morgan
  • Will Worsdell
  • Tazar Sancho


About me

Architect and theatre consultant. Designer and maker. Trained at Newcastle University & the Bartlett, UCL. Director of Polysemic Ltd. Currently also design at the University of Westminster and is visiting lecturer in sustainable design and construction at the University for the Creative Arts, Canterbury. Previously worked as an architect with Eric Parry and as a theatre consultant with Charcoalblue. ARB registered, a member of the ABTT. Founding trustee of the Yard Theatre in Hackney Wick, East London. Lead organiser for Long Now London.

Locked Pro Plan feature


  • Residential
  • Teaching
  • Theatre
  • CAD
  • Design
  • Design Strategy
  • Theatre Design
  • Event Planning
  • Environment
  • Indesign
  • Architecture
  • Architecture and Interior Design Residential
  • Design Build
  • Architecture and Interior Design
  • Venue Design

Companies I’ve worked with

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  • University for the Creative Arts

    University for the Creative Arts

    • Animation & VFX
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    Polysemic Ltd

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        University of Westminster

        Work history


        Sep 2018
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance


        Sep 2018
        • Canterbury, United Kingdom
        • Freelance


        Oct 2015
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • Polysemic is an interdisciplinary design studio making strategies and places for performance and community. Architecturally trained, theatrically experienced, technically curious and artistically minded. We make the places where people make stories.


        Mar 2011 - Nov 2012
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • Music & Drama Schools for Brighton College, Brighton, UK 120 Fenchurch Street, City of London, UK el Musheireb Quarter, Doha, Qatar


        Design Consultant


        Feb 2009 - Feb 2011
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • Performance venue design consultant (permanent & temporary theatres, concert halls, music venues). Projects included: Refurbishment of the Cottesloe Theatre at the National Theatre, London (with Howarth Tompkins) The Royal Shakespeare Theatre at the RSC, Stratford-upon-Avon (with Bennetts Associates) The Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury ( with Keith Williams) The Matcham Room at the Hippodrome, London Proposals for the Roundhouse, London; the Hurlingham Club, London; a new Irish National Concert Hall, Dublin (with 3XN) & Marlborough College.



        Aug 2009 - Jun 2010
        • London, United Kingdom
        • RIBA Part III


        Aug 2004 - Jun 2006
        • London, United Kingdom
        • RIBA Part II


        Aug 1999 - Jun 2002
        • Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
        • RIBA Part I