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Student Showcase Archive
Show RCA 2019

Cheng Guo

Show RCA work

Major project:

The New Bank of England Museum

The project examined alternative methods towards architectural preservation. In a rapidly transforming social environment, the built space can at times find itself increasingly obsolete, e.g. the Bank of England. The structure was designed in an analogue age based on the administrative requirements of an empire which encompassed one quarter of the world, the vast expansive complex and its under-utilisation can offer an opportunity to transform the make up of the City of London.


  • Cheng is a graduating student of ADS1. Previously, he studied at the Bartlett UCL, graduating with a BSc in Architecture in 2015. Simultaneously pursuing a military career in the British Army, undergoing training with the Officer's Training Corps alongside his studies. Cheng is passionate about hand drawings and model making as well as their amalgamations with digital techniques.

  • Previous degrees

  • BSc Architecture, Bartlett School of Architecture, University College London, 2015
  • Exhibitions

  • Paradise, Milan Salone del Mobile, Milan, Italy, 2012
Royal College of Art