Skins – Group Project

Skins 2011 – Group Project. From our proposed individual projects (previous slide), one project was selected for construction. As a group, we developed a parametric model, conducted vigorous testing of units, laser- cut, assembled, and constructed the entire exhibit. The whole procedure was required to be documented, and structurally tested by external engineers…

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Boogie Festival

Boogie Festival – Stage Design and Construction. A Co. design and build project with Richard Thomas. This project was realised over a period of 3 weeks on-site (Tullarook, Victoria), and was a low budget stage design solution for their ‘Hill-Billy Stage’. Total construction costs were under $1500 AUD.  

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Design Build PNG

Design Build PNG was an intensive 3 month “Design and Build” project in the remote village of Labu-Tale, Papua New Guinea. 20 graduates / students from across Australia and Papua New Guinea were involved in the Design and Build process. We Collaborated with local villagers and tradesmen to develop an Aid Post that…

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Architecture Design

  3rd year, graduation studio. The brief: To design onsite accommodation for students of the University of Canberra, and to provide an area for commercial and student services. My design needed to engage social and spatial issues within this campus environment, while demonstrating an awareness of the surrounding landscape and adjoining university buildings.

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Architecture Construction Drawings

Community church and childcare centre: The brief required us to respond to public and private requirements of the site; physically, spatially and poetically. Once the design was resolved I completed a “for construction” documentation set. I worked with tutors and engineers to develop Plans, Elevations, Sections and Details. This included bathroom and door…

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Timber Furniture Workshop

Timber furniture workshop. This elective was run by the University of Melbourne. During the course we learned about traditional joinery techniques, wood identification, finishing techniques, and construction methods. My furniture piece explores wood bending techniques, balance, and light vs heavy construction.

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Bower 2010

  Bower 2010 was a travelling studio with the University of Melbourne. During this studio students helped with the construction of two student designed ‘Media Hubs’ in two aboriginal communities on the outskirts of Darwin: ‘Knuckeys Lagoon’ and ‘15 mile’. After completing the Media Hubs, each student proposed a new design for a…

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Skins

This Studio delved into the world of parametric architecture. As a class, ‘skins’ explored a number of case studies and researched contemporary parametric theory. Each student proposed a parametric scheme, one of which was chosen for construction in the Melbourne University architecture building.

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