Our focus is on the needs of people and creating the best environments we can for them.


KKE Architects is an architecture and landscape design practice, established in 2005 and named after its founding directors.
The practice is a specialist in healthcare design – especially the design of hospices and palliative care (over 57 completed projects to date) we also have a growing portfolio of education, residential, residential care and commercial projects.

We had a very successful year last year with the outcome of a RIBA National Award and a RIBA Welsh Architecture Award for the new In Patient Unit at St David’s Hospice in Newport, We also were fortunate to win the Eisteddfod Gold Medal for Architecture, a Civic Trust Award and the Architect’s Journal Award for Architecture.


‘I had never met them before and when they came in their first slide was an empty rectangle and they said – ‘This is the patient in bed. What should it be like?’ Frankly, they got the job then and there.’

Former Chief Executive, St Giles Hospice


Our business is architecture, but our focus is people.