Irene Coveney Dip Arch B Arch Sc AccMBDAWA
Irene studied Architecture in Ireland obtaining a Bachelor of Architectural Science Degree and Diploma in Architecture with Honours from Trinity College Dublin in 1995.
She has 22 years professional experience working with award winning Architectural firms in Ireland and Australia including Cahill O'Brien Associates in Dublin, Crone Associates in Sydney, Overman Zuideveld Architects, Ecotect Architects and Greg Davies Architect in Perth.
Irene has a wide range of experience in commercial, industrial, hospitality and multi residential architecture. Her principal area of expertise is in private residential design with a particular focus on sustainable living and the design of energy efficient passive solar homes and designing for bushfire prone areas. As a busy working Mum, she understands that a modern family home should not only be beautiful, but practical & functional too.
Irene spent several years with Olk and Associates Architects in Kalamunda furthering her local expertise across Kalamunda and Mundaring Shires and The City of Swan area. She has worked successfully with numerous private homeowners and has also been responsible for many public projects for the Shire of Kalamunda.
Niall Browne Dip Arch B Arch Sc Affiliate AIA
Niall studied Architecture in Ireland obtaining a Bachelor of Architectural Science Degree and Diploma in Architecture with Honours from Trinity College Dublin in 1994.
He has 23 years of experience working at executive level for numerous Architectural firms including KMD Architects in Dublin focusing on the detailed design, documentation and delivery of commercial, technology and residential projects. He has also worked with firms in London and with Peddle Thorp and Walker Architects in Sydney gaining Australian experience on significant projects including the Walsh Bay Development, before relocating to WA.
In 2002 he joined Mirvac Design (formerly HPA Architects) as WA New Business Manager and was responsible for design and master-planning of new projects, potential acquisitions for Mirvac WA and co-ordination of public tenders. He also had roles at this level in significant projects in New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria.
Niall joined Studio 53 Architects as Principal in 2011 where he continued to expand his knowledge & expertise until 2016 when the firm merged with Hames Sharley Architects. Niall is currently an Associate with HSA and head designer on one of their teams.