Rick Blake

Architect

Rick Joined eplus architecture as a senior architect in Feb 2015. Prior to this, he was a partner/director of Threeonefive architects for 7 years before moving to Redesdale in 2001 to set up a small vineyard. Since then he has been running his own small practice whilst periodically working for a number of Regional practices in between vintages. With over 30years experience in the industry of architecture, he brings a considered design and documentation focus in the delivery of commercial and institutional projects associated with buildings, fitout and landscape, from master-plan to completion. The development of a tactile palette has ensued with his engagement across all design disciplines that express’s the connection b/n the natural and living environment in form, function and the aesthetic.

QUALIFICATIONS

Diploma Arch Drafting / Moorabbin TAFE College
Accredited architect via Architects Accreditation Council of Australia
Diploma Landscape Architecture, RMIT (incomplete)

PROJECT EXPERIENCE
  • Carter Residence, (ILUKA), Lorne.
  • Vescovi Beach House, Sorrento.
  • Point Nepean Mixed-Use development, Sorrento
  • Beer Beach house, Anglesea
  • Fred McKay Education Centre, St Philips College, Alice Springs.
  • BMM Labratories (fitout), Boxhill
  • GWM Water (fitout), Horsham.
  • Monash School of Rural Health, Bendigo.
  • Numerous Private Gardens
CURRENT PROJECTS
  • Quarry Hill Primary School  Master-planning, Bendigo
  • Eaglehawk Primary School Master-planning.
  • St Therese’s Primary School Master-planning
  • Kalianna School Bendigo