Toby Pear
Project Architect

Toby is a Project Architect with Article 25 having recently joined from London architecture practice Jestico + Whiles, where he spent 4 years working principally on education and housing projects. He has worked in several London and Oxford architectural practices, amassing experience across a variety of scales and sectors.

Toby pursued an interest in humanitarian architecture and vernacular building technologies during his postgraduate studies at London Metropolitan University, undertaking both research work and built projects in informal settlements in Delhi and Mumbai. This led to a spell working for an Indian NGO in a post disaster reconstruction project in Ladakh, designing and delivering a series of shelters and community buildings using local materials and technologies.

In the spring of 2017 he spent 3 months walking 1600km across the Nepalese Himalaya, raising money for Article 25.