Archer Architects was established in 2004 by Stephen Archer based in Hackney. We have been involved with a wide range of projects for our many clients specialising in complex and intricate commissions and is a fully accredited RIBA Chartered Practice.

The studio maintains its design orientated focus whilst offering the full range of professional services expected from a qualified architects.

At Archer Architects we combine a quest for quality with innovation and design integrity. Within our studio we strive to exceed our clients’ expectations and aspirations whilst pushing the boundaries of architectural and interior design in search of the most effective solutions.

Each project, irrespective of scale or budget, is always viewed from a fresh perspective and with plenty of enthusiasm above all we enjoy what we do.  Our studio works across a wide range and scale of project types.

We collaborate well with people who understand the value of good design and enjoy the process of debate and collaboration; our best work is achieved within teams who are engaged fully in the design process.

Although based in London, Archer Architects work throughout Europe and beyond.


Stephen Archer

Stephen Archer

Position : Partner
Profession : Architect
Qualifications : BA Arch, MA RCA, Dip(PG) RIBA
Nationality : Irish

Stephen founded Archer Architects in 2004 having previously been a director both at Harper Mackay and MAK Architects.  He has been awarded numerous awards for his design and architectural work.

Executed Work by Archer Architects.

  • Una Road Harwich (current planning)
  • 30 Queens Grove (current work)
  • Spitfire Studios
  • M&C Saatchi Headquarters
  • Highgate Studios
  • 10 Hatton Garden
  • 22 Manchester Square
  • Grove Lane
  • Holden House


  • E S Global (current work)
  • Activision/Blizzard
  • Kurt Geiger HQ & Showroom
  • Samsung Design Europe HQ
  • Method Europe
  • Living Design
  • The Foundation
  • Schott Music
  • Glass & Glazing Federation HQ
  • Office of the Agent General for South Australia

Michael Sanders

Michael Sanders

Position : Partner
Profession : Architect
Qualifications : BA(Hons) Arch, Dip Arch, RIBA
Nationality : British

Michael Joined Archer Architects in May 2005 having worked for Dyer Associates, MAK Architects and Harper Mackay.

Executed Work by Archer Architects

  • Shoreditch Rooms Hotel
  • 60 Great Portland Street
  • 24 Britton Street
  • Spirella House
  • 50 Great Sutton Street
  • Sutton Yard
  • Cairo Studios
  • Berry Street
  • 74 Coleman Street (current work)
  • Grove End Gardens (current work)
  • Artillery Lane (current work)


  • University of London, Senate House
  • M&C Saatchi HQ Extension
  • Blue Inc Retail – Role Out
  • Bolon Showroom