Architect Russell

Since 2008 I have been a RIBA Chartered Architect. That year, I left the UK and have never been back since. I have been working abroad ever since. I’m also known as Architect Russell on social media.

What I’m Doing Now

1. I’m currently working for a Construction Company in Tanzania, East Africa

2. On my TikTok account, I make videos every day to educate, inspire and share knowledge of ‘architecting’ in Tanzania.

3. I write articles every week or so on my Blog or on LinkedIn

4. On my YouTube channel I make travel vlogs and other educational content about architecture and travel. Checkout my most popular videos.

5. I co-host the club Global Architect Alliance on Clubhouse, co-hosting a room every Friday bringing architects around the world together and anyone who is interesting in architecture to discuss many topics.

Other stuff


1. I studied at The University of Huddersfield in UK, which is in North England.

2. At University I took international pathways and spent time studying and designing in Europe, Middle East and USA.

3. I have worked in UK, Thailand, Australia and Tanzania, East Africa, where I’m currently based.

4. I enjoy playing guitar and I love watching movies which highly inspire me.

Get In Touch

1. You can just google ‘Architect Russell’ to find me anywhere.

2. Twitter. If you’ve got a short question or message, please tweet @architect_russ and I’ll get back to you as soon as I can.

3. Instagram – If its something more private you can DM me. Or less private, you can comment on a post, the chances are that I will reply a lot quicker.

4. If its a longer or more private message please email me russell@architectrussell and I will get back to you, but it might not be the same day.

My continuous goal is to be an exceptional well rounded architect. I believe a great architect has multifaceted experience and skills to fully understand and excel at each design stage.

- Russell M. Henderson RIBA
Architect Russell