Philip Buckingham


I am an architectural illustrator and designer and a Founding Director of 5HT, a multidisciplinary creative design agency. I have a professional and educational background in Architecture with a Masters from the Royal College of Art.

My clients include Mace, Lendlease, HOK, Grimshaw Architects, RIBA, Hawkins Brown, Rigby & Rigby, Allies & Morrison, Sky, Twitter, Altro, VitrA, Formation Architects, the City of London, Museum of Architecture, GPAD, SHH, Mosaic, AKT II, LFA and Pentagram.

I have been exhibited internationally with work featured in The Architectural Review, Architecture Today and the RIBA Journal. I also run Draw Like an Architect, a platform for teaching freehand architectural drawing. I have taught in the UK and the US including for the RIBA, Museum of Architecture and the London Festival of Architecture.



  • Illustrator
    • 2d plans & elevations
    • Exteriors
    • Interiors
    • Animation


  • Opaque media
  • Watercolour
  • Line & wash
  • Marker, pen & ink