Manny joined West Port in Feburary, 2021. She is a Part II architectural assistant with an extensive amount of experience in small-medium sized residential projects in the UK.
Manny studied architecture at University of Kent and Glasgow School of Arts. She is currently undertaking her Part III at University of Westminster. During her postgraduate studies, she participated in a six month exchange in Kyoto exploring the language and culture. As part of her design thesis, she explored the rituals in food production and consumption as a medium between our connection to biophilic designs and the natural environment.
Manny holds an interest in holistic-led designs in the development of collective and sustainable communities. She is passionate about exploring the relationships between culture, people and the local environment to understand and improve connections for physical and mental wellbeing. In her free time, she is a dabbler in many hobbies such as pottery, crocheting and gardening. Her current goals are to master the penny board and to cast more jesmonite terrazzo pots!