Nick Coombe is a chartered architect and a graduate of the Royal College of Art, where he was mentored by Eduardo Paolozzi.
In Berlin he was mitarbeiter to Alessandro Carlini, and worked on a project involving Haus-Rucker-Co. On graduation he was awarded a scholarship hosted by the Museum of Soviet Architecture in Moscow. Nick was in partnership with Jonathan Stickland for twelve years. The work of their practice included a collaboration with Hamish Fulton at Tate Modern, and the design of a new-build ceramics studio for Grayson Perry. Throughout the 1990's Nick was a visiting lecturer in interior design at the Glasgow School of Art.
He has been invited to speak at various institutions including the Royal College of Art and the Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing.
"Nick Coombe is of a new generation of architects blurring the boundaries between buildings and art" Daily Telegraph