Profile

EDUCATION

 

Master of Architecture II 2013-2015, SCI-Arc, Southern California Institute of Architecture

Master of Architecture 2011-2012, University of Queensland –  GPA 6.85*

Bachelor of Design Studies 2007-2009, University of Queensland – GPA 6.92*
(with exchange semester at Lund University, Sweden 2009)

Australian Institute of Architects – Student Member since 2007, Graduate Member since 2013

National Institute of Youth Performing Arts Australia 1998-2006 Voice & Cello

Redeemer Lutheran College, Brisbane – Final school result – OP1**

 
* Grade point average - scale 1.0-7.0; highest achievable GPA 7.0

** Overall position amongst high school graduates in the state - scale 1-25; highest achievable OP1 (top 2%), lowest OP25 (bottom 2%)

WORK

 

 

Fulton Trotter Architects, Brisbane 2012-2013, Graduate from November 2012

Fulton Trotter Architects, Brisbane 2008-2012, Casual Architectural Assistant

Fulton Trotter Architects, Brisbane 2010, Full Time Architectural Student

Mondo Architects, Brisbane 2006, Work Experience

Private Teaching, Brisbane 2006-2008, Piano lessons to school students

Meg Clothing Concepts, Brisbane 2004-2008, Retail & Graphic Design Assistant

 

AWARDS

 

2013 – SCI-Arc Merit Scholarship

2013 – AE Brooks Travelling Scholarship

2013 – Admissions Scholarship SCI-Arc

2012 – Peter Hale Cox Rayner UQ Architecture Prize

2012 – The QIA Memorial Medallion (for highest GPA over five years)

2012 – The Board of Architects Prize (for highest GPA over two years)

2007-2012 – Dean’s Commendation for Academic Excellence (every semester)

2012 – Japan Studio, University of Queensland Vice Chancellor’s Award for Internationalisation

2008 – Head of Architecture Book Prize, University of Queensland (for highest GPA)

2007 – Tectonics Design Competition – Final round, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

2007 – Jane Grealy Book Prize, University of Queensland (for highest GPA)

2006 – Parups Waring Architect’s Award – Highest result in Graphics at Secondary School

2006 – Queensland State Graphics Prize - Highest result in Graphics Queensland-wide

 

PUBLICATIONS & EXHIBITIONS

 

2012 – UQ Art Museum – published and exhibited at the Queensland Art Gallery – Graduate Exhibition.

2012 – Extemophiles project (Athens) – exhibited and presented at the Benaki Museum, Athens

2012 – Project Bus-stop 2050  (Athens)  – published in University of Cambridge Architecture Journal (UK)

2011 – Project Bus-stop 2050 (Athens)  – exhibited and presented at the Benaki Museum, Athens

2011 – 1:5 Micro House Prototype – published by Engineered Wood Products Australia

2011 – Inverted Theatre (Lund) – published in Praxis Journal (USA)

2010 – Performance Architecture (Lund) – exhibited at the Sketches Museum, Lund (Sweden)

2009 – New Farm side houses – published by Engineered Wood Products Australia

 

RECENT ACHIEVEMENTS

 

 

2013 – Speaker in the Theories of Contemporary Architecture Class Symposium at SCI-Arc

2013 – Merit Scholarship SCI-Arc

2013 – Awarded the AE Brooks Travelling Scholarship from the Uni. of Queensland for study and travel in California

2013 – Accepted to MArch II at SCI-Arc in Los Angeles

2012 – UQ M.Arch Graduate Online Publication Committee – (November)

2012 – UQ Art Museum project presented to the University of Queensland Planning Cell (November)

2012 – Final Critique – UQ Art Museum: Extension to Mayne Hall (October) with Richard Kirk Architect

2012 – Thesis Weekend at Sci-Arc, Los Angeles (September)

2012 – Advanced Design Workshop with XAtelier in Athens (July)

2012 – Japan Studio Exhibition – curation and opening speech to UQ Vice Chancellor (June)

2012 – Japan Studio collaborative project with Brit Andresen and students from the Geidei School, Tokyo (April)

2011 – Advanced Design Workshop with XAtelier in Athens (July)

2009 – Projects at Lund University with Sir Peter Cook, CJ Lim, Matt Fajkus (UT) and XAtelier (Sci-arc)

 

RESEARCH THESES

 

2013 – The Incongruous Figure: in the work of Florencia Pita & Andrew Zago

2012 – Drawing out weave and environment in the work of James Birrell and Walter Burley Griffin

2012 – Toy Blocks and Shadows in Japanese Architecture: the work of Bolles+Wilson and Sir John Soane

2011 – Les Halles: A Series of Unfortunate Events – Paris Urbanism 1800-2011

2011 – Cosmetics or Skin: the work of Herzog and de Meuron 1980-2011

2009 – Performance Architecture: analysis of the Copenhagen Playhouse by Lundgaard & Tranberg

2009 – Tradition and Innovation: the work of Louis Kahn

 

DIGITAL SKILLS

 

Adobe Suite – Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Premiere, Acrobat Pro

Drawing – Autocad, Archicad, Sketch up, Microstation

Advanced design and rendering – Rhino, Autodesk Maya, Artlantis, Maxwell, 3D Coat, 123D Catch, ZBrush, Magics, Geomagics, ZPrint. 

Processing - Microsoft Office, iMovie, iPhoto, iTask and various photo-book and publishing softwares

 

LANGUAGES

 

English – native language

German – good knowledge, studied throughout primary and high school

French, Spanish, Swedish & Danish – basic knowledge, studied on exchange