Clare Cousins

Portrait of Clare Cousins

Director, Clare Cousins Architects


Clare Cousins established Melbourne practice Clare Cousins Architects in 2005. The practice engages in projects large and small, and has delivered a diverse range of celebrated buildings and interior spaces, including housing, workplaces, and cultural projects.

Acknowledging the social potential of architecture to nurture community, Clare Cousins Architects’ projects are born from empathetic readings of places in which they reside. The practice is recognized by its determination in finding solutions that balance the architectural, economic, and ecological factors that all contribute to a sustainable and joyful built environment. Increasingly, the office is working on larger residential projects that focus on improving the diversity and accessibility of housing in the community.