Surface to Air specialises in Modern Methods of Construction (MMC). They are the winner of the Offsite Award for Educational Project of the Year (2018), Surface to Air are known for design excellence in the Education, Residential and Build to Rent sectors. Surface to Air are currently working on a range of projects offering both consultancy and design services in the UK from £250k to £200 million.

Bold and progressive, creatively-minded and with a wealth of technical knowledge and expertise – our London-based studio is home to talented architects, designers, project managers and artists who work collaboratively to achieve the highest design quality and originality on every project, for every client. We’ve worked hard to develop a reputation for design excellence, focused client engagement and seamless project delivery.




Holly Porter

MA (Cantab) MA (RCA) RIBA FRSA  

As Surface to Air's founding director, Holly has over 15 years’ architectural experience, exemplified by her extensive portfolio of successful, award-winning projects. She is also the Founder of Chicks with Bricks, a quarterly networking event that champions the role women play  within the UK’s construction industry.


Heidi Moxon

BA (Hons) Dip Arch ARB RIBA

Heidi Moxon is a Director with an outstanding reputation for design excellence. She has extensive experience in both architecture and interiors. Specialising in the residential sector and is currently directing the design for the Millbrook Park housing scheme. She is also a RIBA mentor and visiting critic at various London schools of architecture.


Jonathon Stewart

BA (Hons) Dip Arch ARB RIBA

With an exceptional reputation for producing outstanding designs and his strong technical expertise, Jonathan joined Surface to Air in 2014. Playing an integral role in some of the studio’s most high-profile projects, Jonathan is a lead consultant within the design team, overseeing technical delivery  as well as mentoring of the studio’s Part 3 students. 


Offsite Awards 2018: Education Project of the Year - Winner

Building Awards 2017: Offsite Project of the Year - Finalist

FX International Design Awards 2017: Public Sector category – Shortlisted

Women in Construction Awards 2017: Business Leader of the Year (Holly Porter) - Shortlisted

FX International Design Awards 2016: Public Sector category – Shortlisted

BCSE Adviser of the Year Awards 2012 - Shortlisted

RIBA Awards 2011 - Shortlisted

2011 Civic Trust Awards – Finalist

Young Architect of the Year Awards 2011