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Patrick Mitchell

Patrick Mitchell

Patrick is an Associate based at Pattern’s Edinburgh studio.


MA (Hons) MArch ARB
Patrick Mitchell

Patrick joined Pattern in 2016 as a senior staff member to establish the Pattern Edinburgh office. Since then, Patrick has led the Aquatics Centre for the Videna National Sports Complex and the Coliseo Miguel Grau for the Callao Sports Village, both for the 2019 Pan American and Parapan American Games in Lima, Peru; an indoor arena and Olympic class Aquatics Centre for Qatar Foundation’s – Education City; and is involved in stadium projects for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022. He is also experienced in conservation projects and is leading the refurbishment of a historic building into a new café and museum in a UNESCO World Heritage site in the UK.


Before he joined Pattern, Patrick was an associate at a leading Scottish design practice, Hoskins Architects, where he worked for 15 years. Patrick has comprehensive experience, from feasibility to completion, across most sectors, including healthcare, commercial, education, high-end residential, museums, galleries and exhibitions. Many involved experience working with historic and sensitive buildings. Patrick brings a considered practical and technical knowledge to projects and he is practised in leading and liaising with multi-disciplinary design teams to complete successful projects. Patrick studied at the University of Edinburgh and at the Helsinki Institute of Technology. Previous projects include the extension of the Grade A-listed Scottish National Gallery in the heart of the UNESCO world heritage site in Edinburgh and he was the project architect for Patrick Community Centre for Health – a finalist for the Andrew Doolan RIAS Best Building in Scotland Award.