Dick Cannon
RSA, RIBA, FRIAS

  • Academician Elected : 17/10/2007

BIOGRAPHY

  • Academician Elected : 17/10/2007

Dick Cannon was a former tutor at the Mackintosh School of Architecture, and an external examiner at Glasgow University.

In 1980 Canon co-founded the practice of Elder and Cannon Architects. Its reputation has been built on achieving excellence over a diverse range of building types often in challenging and sensitive contexts. It has a strong design philosophy and seeks to provide each project with its own identity through creative solutions evolving these thoughtfully to meet and exceed client expectations.

In 1986 he was elected a fellow of the Royal Institute of Scottish Architects and in 1991 he received the RSA Gold Medal for architecture.