Pereen d’Avoine – Métier

Métier, October 2019

The fifth chapter of Métier, a collaborative project with Rosie Murdoch, focuses on architect Pereen d’Avoine.

Pereen d’Avoine is an award winning architect based in London. The daughter of two generations of architects, Pereen worked at practices in London and Mumbai, before founding Russian For Fish in 2005, which she now co-directs with Nilesh Shah. Working across renovations, new-builds and extensions for both residential and commercial clients, Russian For Fish designs are characterised as elegant, playful and innovative. The practice is renowned as one of the most successful small architecture studios working in London and the South East, with projects frequently shortlisted for awards and featured in design and architecture press.

To see Pereen’s work visit

The podcast interview completing this chapter of Métier can be found at

October 2019

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