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Chris Barnes

Bachelor of Planning & Design | Bachelor of Architecture | ARBV

Chris Barnes is an award winning Architect with over a decade experience working in planning and Architecture.

Prior to founding FO, Chris was a Senior Associate at the internationally renowned practice, BVN Donovan Hill where he managed a number of high profile projects. This included the role of Project Architect for the Puckapunyal Military Project that recently won the prestigious Chicago Athenaeum World Architecture Award for Public Architecture.

A number of Chris's projects have been published internationally, and he has been interviewed on ABC radio in regard to Emergency Housing.

He is a design teacher at the University of Melbourne where he also studied, and is a Registered Architect.