Friday 29 November 2024


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Stanley Place
Brisbane Queensland 4101
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Kevin O’Brien

Principal, BVN

Kevin O’Brien is a Brisbane-based architect. In 2018 he joined BVN as a principal, becoming part of one of Australia’s largest and most highly acclaimed architectural practices.

In 2020 he was appointed an adjunct professor at the School of Architecture, Design and Planning at the University of Sydney, where he had previously been a professor of creative practice. He was also a board member of the La Boite Theatre from 2015 to 2020, and the Institute of Modern Art from 2017 to 2019.

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Marni Reti

Associate, Kaunitz Yeung Architecture

Marni Reti is a proud Palawa and Ngāti Wai woman, born and raised on Gadigal land. She is a registered architect at Kaunitz Yeung Architecture, and a lecturer and Master of Design Studio Lead at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS).

Marni graduated from UTS with a Master of Architecture, during which she was one of the first recipients of the inaugural Droga Indigenous Architecture Scholarship. She was the recipient of the NSW Architect’s Medallion in 2021 and was awarded Emerging Sustainable Architect/Designer at the Sustainability Awards in 2022.

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