Building Design Workshop

Architecture and Planning

Jan Mackie BSc (Hons), BArch (Hons), RIBA.

Jan Mackie founded Building Design Workshop (BDW) in 1994 under the name of Jan Mackie Associates and today is the Design Principal, bringing to the Workshop over 35 years of experience of working on UK and international projects that range from major airport and infrastructure schemes to high-quality office headquarters, educational facilities, hospitals and private homes. Building Design Workshop sometimes collaborates with other architectural practices to offer a wider service to clients.

Jan studied at the Welsh School of Architecture, in Cardiff where she gained her Bachelor of Architecture with distinction and is registered as a chartered RIBA Architect. Jan has worked for some of the world's best Architects such as Richard Rogers Partnership, Nicholas Grimshaw and Partners, Hopkins Architects,
Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates & AFK. A selection of the projects Jan worked on are illustrated below and further information on these can be found on those companies websites (click on images below for project details).

Thames Reach Housing

Rogers Stirk Harbour

Billingsgate Market

Rogers Stirk Harbour

International Terminal

Grimshaw Architects Ltd

Ludwig Erhard Haus

Grimshaw Architects Ltd

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Jubilee Campus

Hopkins Architects Ltd


Hopkins Architects Ltd

Abu Dhabi Airport

Kohn Pedersen Fox


Shin-Marunouchi Tower

Hopkins Architects Ltd



Sheppard Robson



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Brookfield Place, Calgary