Level 2, 100 Collins Street, Hobart, TAS 7000
GPO 338, Hobart, TAS, 7001
(03) 6231 0469
Level 3, Progress Central, 673 Bourke Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000
C/O Dock4 Architects (as above)
(03) 8376 6169
Meet Our Team
Director | B.Env.Des, B.ArchRichard is a founding director of Dock4 Architects and has over 18 years experience in the architectural profession. This includes 5 years working within local government, at a project base level. This experience within local council and in particular projects on the Hobart waterfront is seen as a valuable asset to the design team. Richard’s specialties and experience include analytical skills and conceptual visualization through highly developed 3 dimensional and marquet modelling skills.
Director | B.Env.Des, BArch (Hons)Giles has over 13 years experience working as a sole practitioner across the eastern seaboard of Australia. His clear, analytical designs incorporate his passion for their natural and cultural context. Giles provides Architectural lead management, his excellent communication skills achieve positive turn – key outcomes. As a director of Ehabitat Pty Ltd Giles has also gained experience in industrial prefabrication and modulation of buildings to achieve low cost, environmentally sustainable buildings.
Director | B.Env.Des, B.Arch(Hons), Bsc (Hons) Quantity SurveyingRichard has a wealth of experience of State and Local Government projects and a keen knowledge of community facilities both in Tasmania and Victoria. Richard’s experience has provided him with an acute understanding of the various external pressures that can be exerted on community projects. In addition, his original training and practice as a Quantity Surveyor in Hobart and overseas has given him a valuable insight into cost management and cost control, a skill not shared by many other architects.
Project Architect | Dipl. Ing (FH) ArchFranka has graduated from architecture school in 2007 in Leipzig (Germany) and has since lived and worked in Melbourne. She has worked 6 years for a market leading retail design company before starting with Dock4. Throughout University she has worked in several small to medium size architecture practises in Germany working on residential and educational projects. Her home country Germany, as a leading nation in sustainable design, has left her with a great interest in environmentally conscious and energy efficient building.
Graduate Architect | B.Env.Des, M.Arch.
Graduate Architect | B.Env.DesJesse joined Dock4 in 2017 after completing his Bachelor of Environmental Design in Architecture. He is passionate about the positive ways that architecture can impact the everyday lives of those it involves. Having travelled extensively in Asia, Jesse is keen on exploring ways to make good design accessible to people from all types of backgrounds and cultures.