Saul Parker-Backhouse is a Technical Assistant at the B.15 Modelmaking Workshop at Manchester School of Architecture. Having worked closely with the B.15 workshop on a number of projects since 2015, he took up a full-time position in early 2019. Saul represented the workshop as part of Atelier La Juntana modelmaking summer school cohort in Summer 2019 before curating an exhibition of the works in Manchester later that year.
Prior to his role at MSA, Saul worked freelance in a design studio based in Manchester. He has worked on projects including bespoke exhibition installations, small scale model commissions and was involved in design/make projects employing extensive array of materials and construction techniques.
Saul has keen interest in woodwork and furniture design, exploring these skills in his spare time and also has a strong passion for vintage Vespa restoration.
Exhibitions, Media and Events
Parker-Backhouse, S. 2019 - B.15 Sun, Sea and Modelmaking: Atelier La Juntana 2019. (Curator, Design and Construction)
Backhouse, J. Miller, S. 2016 - B.15: ARCHITYPES Exhibition 2016 – Present, (Design and Construction)
Backhouse, J. Miller, S. 2014 - B.15:45 Architectural Modelmaking Exhibition 2014-2016 (Design and Construction)