Jason Holley directs Universal Design Studio, an award winning architecture and interior design practice based in London. It works internationally on private and public commissions including hotels, restaurants, retail spaces, galleries, workplace and residential. Through a process of research and experimentation Universal collaborate closely with clients, consultants, contractors and makers in the pursuit of creating finely crafted spaces that enhance the experience of the end users.
Jason studied Architecture at Kingston and Westminster Universities and joined Universal Design Studio in 2005. He has led the studio to expand the portfolio of cultural, hospitality and retail projects. The studio has recently completed ‘At Six’ hotel in Stockholm, transforming a Modernist Bank Headquarters into an independent luxury lifestyle hotel. Landmark Projects include the design of Ace Hotel in London, Odette restaurant in Singapore and a permanent gallery at the Science Museum charting the history of modern communications. Jason has expertise in delivering high profile permanent and temporary projects to complex client bodies with multiple stakeholders.
A qualified architect, Jason has taught at the Architectural Association and Westminster University and is currently an external examiner for Interior Design at Kingston University. He has delivered talks and lectures internationally.