Philip Durham was born in Providence, Rhode Island in 1961 and spent his childhood years living on Long Island and in upstate New York. Educated at Washington University in St. Louis, he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1983, and a Masters of Architecture degree in 1985. After graduation, Philip took a job as a project designer for HOK Architects in St. Louis. He worked on a variety of commercial project types throughout the United States, Mexico, and Europe, travelling extensively.
In 1992, Philip formed Rubio|Durham Architects with offices in Chicago and St. Louis. Since 2002 he has practiced as Studio|Durham Architects from an award-winning 1880's renovated warehouse in an historic neighborhood of St. Louis. The 10,000 square foot building contains the firm's offices, a loft apartment and an urban garden.
Studio|Durham Architects is a full service architectural firm dedicated to working with clients in a highly interactive process. This allows us to fulfill program and budget priorities while maintaining a commitment to award-winning design.
Studio|Durham Architects has worked on both commercial and residential projects throughout the Midwest and Eastern United States. Architectural licenses are maintained in Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, New York and Ohio. Mr. Durham is a member of the American Institute of Architects and the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards.