Chris Lee and Kapil Gupta are the principals of Serie Architects, an international practice based in London, Mumbai and Beijing. Serie works in the diverse field of architecture, urbanism and design.
The practice is fascinated by the evolution and mutation of building types in today’s cities and the projection of these forms of intelligence into spatial solutions. Working typologically, or in their terms, thinking and exploring in series - harnessing the cumulative intelligence of building types - is key to the work of Serie.
The practice consistently pushes the boundaries of architectural and masterplanning projects worldwide and provides full architecture and masterplanning services for private and public sectors.
The work of their practice is closely linked to the research conducted in the renowned Architectural Association School of Architecture, London where the practice’s principle, Christopher Lee holds the position of Diploma Unit Master since 2002.
He is also a visiting critic to various universities including the Berlage Institute, University College London and Cambridge University. Kapil Gupta is also director at the Urban Design Research Institute in Mumbai, which is leading several research projects on the City