Chung Tyson are a multi disciplinary design studio based in Manchester.
We are architect-makers with a passion for design through making and have over 20 years experience in the fields of architecture, design and education.
Our projects range from product design and set construction for television to small scale buildings.
Ming Chung Architect
BA (Hons) Arch Dip Arch dist UCL ARB RIBA
Nick Tyson Architect
BA (Hons) Arch AA Dipl (Hons) ARB FHEA
We are fortunate to have worked with some great people:
Clients | BBC Worldwide, Double M Films, Emerge Recycling Manchester, Fritz Hansen, Gorton Monastery Trust, Dean Jones Director of Productions, Tim Key Executive Producer, Red Planet Pictures, Jan Pearson Actor and Richard Signy Director.
Collaborators | Atelier One Engineers, S Connah Architect, R Connelly Architect, DPsquared Engineers, N Dunn Professor of Urban Design, E Ellis Production Designer, Interference Art, Jateen Lad Sri Aurobindo Society, Lightwell, G Mayo Scenic Artist, S McHugh Graphic Designer, Price and Myers, Owl Project and Pop-Press.
Academic | University of East London, Liverpool John Moores University, Manchester School of Architecture, Middlesex University, Sheffield University, The Bartlett School of Architecture.
Practice | Cullum and Nightingale Architects, Dixon Jones Architects, Tonkin Architects, Wright and Wright Architects.
2017 Apartment | Design + Build basement apartment conversion Manchester M33
2017 Two Strangers Who Meet Five Times | Dressing Props Double M Films Ltd London EC1
2017 TIDY | CT Workshop design commission Pop-Press
2017 Studio Apartment | Design and build interior London NW8
2017 Death in Paradise Season 7 | Set construction set-up Guadeloupe
2016 Private House | Planning new build studio and house refurbishment Horsley KT24
2016 Death in Paradise Season 6 | Set construction episodes 1-8 Guadeloupe
2016 HOP | CT Workshop step up stool prototype
2015 Death in Paradise Season 5 | Set construction episodes 1-8 Guadeloupe
2014 Death in Paradise Season 4 | Set construction episodes 4 & 8 Guadeloupe
2014 CABIN | Collaborative Design + Build garden studio Horsham RH12 (Connah, S.)
2013 CRATE | CT Workshop storage stool prototype
2013 Brick Studio | Self-build annexe building Manchester M16
2012 COG | CT Workshop table mat prototype collaborative design (Connelly/McHugh)
2006 Apartments | Design + Build house conversion 3 apartments Manchester M33
2004 Young Architect of the Year Award | Building Design Runners up
2003 ‘Heliodays in the Rainy City’ | Exhibition URBIS Manchester M4
2001 Workshop | Feasibility Gorton Monastery Trust funded by NWDA Manchester M12
2001 Coach House | Self-build house refurbishment Manchester M16
2001 Europan 6 | Urban housing regeneration Manchester M40 Shortlisted entry
2001 Private House | House refurbishment London N1
1998 Live-work studio | Self-build workshop refurb London N8
2014 ‘Architectural Model Making’ Dunn, N. | Book Contribution OFF | CUT
2014 ‘Transactions on Architectural Education’ EAAE | Book Contribution ‘Making as Pedagogy’
2013-14 Unit 7 Summer Shows | UCL sponsored by James Latham ATP
2013 OFF | CUT | Installation Fritz Hansen Showroom & LDF14 London W1 funded by Bartlett ARF
2012 ‘Digital Fabrication in Architecture’ Dunn, N. | Book Contribution ‘Reflective Room’ case study
2012 Unit 7 Summer Show | UCL sponsored by Valchromat
2011 ‘FieldNotes Making as Pedagogy’ | Book funded by Centre for Education in the Built Environment
2011 ‘Notes on Thrift’ | Paper ECONOMY Welsh School of Architecture
2011 ‘Analogue Thoughts on Digital Means’ | Paper WSA MADE 6
2010 ‘MANUAL Thoughts on Workshop Teaching in Architecture’ | Book funded by CEBE
2010 Reflective Room | Installation Manchester Museum Prototype Unit MSA funded by MIRIAD
2010 Recycling Facility | Feasibility study EMERGE Manchester funded by NWDA
2010 ‘Making as Pedagogy’ | Conference paper Sur-Face EAAE / ENHSA Crete
2009 Recycling Facility | Design Briefing EMERGE Manchester funded by NWDA