About Michael Timpson

Be + Here + Now = Flow x Happiness + Cretaivity

Michael is an award winning architect, and artist and yoga teacher. He is founder of the popular founder of The YogaLife Project a social enterprise based in Chorlton which teaches yoga, meditation and teacher training for future yoga teachers. Michael has a double first in architecture and is a Chartered architect and one of only 300 Registered Senior Yoga teacher (SYT) in the UK with the Yoga ...

Michael is an award winning architect, and artist and yoga teacher. He is founder of the popular founder of The YogaLife Project a social enterprise based in Chorlton which teaches yoga, meditation and teacher training for future yoga teachers. Michael has a double first in architecture and is a Chartered architect and one of only 300 Registered Senior Yoga teacher (SYT) in the UK with the Yoga Alliance. Michael has taught design and led studios in many school of Architecture. He has also led and managed design businesses. As an architect Michael has worked on projects all over the world from Mexico City to Manchester. Michael’s professional design work is deeply informed by his own yoga meditation as an architect an artist practice and his knowledge of the contemporary research – including cutting-edge meditation research being carried out research – into the use of mindfulness in a wide variety of contexts. Michael has given many talks on yoga and architecture. He has also taught many yoga students yoga and architecture students how to practice creativity. The origin of beanddo can be traced when Michael realised that he had been talking about the same thing to each audience – how creativity and happiness are linked and fully experienced when Being and Doing and merge.