Alan studied architecture at Kingston College of Art and the Architectural Association and gained a Diploma in Architecture in 1977. He is a registered UK architect with the Architect’s Registration Board and founder of Alan Power Architects Ltd, which is a RIBA Chartered Practice. His current work includes residential, commercial and health projects throughout the UK.
Alan is a member of the Hesketh Hubbard Art Society and participates in their life drawing sessions and Annual Exhibition at Mall Galleries. Alan Power Architects Ltd currently sponsor three bursaries for young and student artists to attend the Society's drawing sessions.
Alan has been a Trustee of the Federation of British Artists since 2016.