Andy Shaw RIBA is an architect based in Dubai. He is the Managing Partner at AMA (www.ama.design). AMA is a boutique design studio, designers of the new landmark ‘Yacht Club’ in Dubai Harbour and over 1700 homes for the Abu Dhabi Housing Authority. He is currently working on new hotel resorts and housing communities in the UAE
He is the elected Chair of the RIBA Gulf Chapter, helping to grow the design community and create events including the regionally focused Sustainability Series, technology showcases and upcoming Architecture Festival.
He has been using AI technology to further the design process and had his AI generated work featured in the RIBA Journal Eye-Line drawing competition.
He is a Visiting Professor of Architecture having taught a multi-disciplinary climate change course and professional practice at Heriot Watt University, Dubai, and Urban Design at the American University of Dubai.