George Clarke: An Architectural Journey in the United States


George Clarke, born in Sunderland in May 1974, is an architect and television presenter known for his passion for architecture and design. From an early age, Clarke knew he wanted to be an architect, influenced by his grandfathers who were builders. At 16, he started working for an architect based in Washington. He completed a BTEC in Construction and Building at Wearside College before studying Architecture at Newcastle University.

In 1998, Clarke formed his own company, clarke:desai, which he left in 2011 to establish George Clarke + Partners. His television career began when he sought an agent to represent a book he was writing about architecture. Clarke was invited to a screen test for a Channel 5 program, Build a New Life in the Country. He was offered the job and went on to host a series of successful programs, including The Restoration Man and George Clarke’s Remarkable Renovations.

His most recent work, George Clarke’s Adventures In Americana, showcases his passion for architecture and design. This program explores the architectural wonders of the United States, demonstrating the diversity and innovation found throughout the country.


1. Quem é George Clarke? George Clarke é um arquiteto e apresentador de televisão britânico, conhecido por sua paixão pela arquitetura e design.
2. O que é o programa George Clarke’s Adventures In Americana? É um programa de televisão onde George Clarke explora as maravilhas arquitetônicas dos Estados Unidos.
3. Onde George Clarke estudou arquitetura? Ele estudou arquitetura na Universidade de Newcastle.

Explicações de termos:

– BTEC: É uma qualificação profissional oferecida no Reino Unido e em outros países. BTEC significa Business and Technology Education Council.
– Channel 5: É uma rede de televisão britânica que transmite uma variedade de conteúdo, incluindo notícias, esportes, filmes e programas de televisão.
– Wearside College: É uma instituição de ensino superior localizada em Sunderland, no Reino Unido.
– clarke:desai e George Clarke + Partners: São empresas de arquitetura fundadas por George Clarke.