Geoff Pyle

Geoff is an architect based in both Phnom Penh and London. Born in 1957 in England, he worked in private practice for 21 years before in 2003 moving to live in Cambodia.

He runs Pyle Architects (www.pylearchitects.com) which is based in Phnom Penh and carries out projects for private and institutional clients in the region. He is interested in the 20thC urban heritage of Cambodia and organised a national conference on the issue for UNESCO. He carried out a study with Jane Martin on the performing arts in Cambodia, with particular reference to the now demolished National Theatre.  He founded Khmer Architecture Tours and is the co-founder of Space For Architecture (www.spaceforarchitecture.org).

He does not think he really looks like his cartoon…