Stephen Collier


“Stephen is one of Australia’s most considered and sensitive architects with an enviable capacity to enhance, renew and invent works of the greatest quality.”

– Leon van Schaik AO, Emeritus Professor of Architecture, Innovation Chair in Design Practice Research at RMIT University


With over 25 years of high quality design, construction and management experience, Stephen Collier has worked on significant projects in Spain, England, Hungary, The Netherlands, Belgium, Papua New Guinea and Australia. His work has been recognised by professional and academic institutes in Spain and Australia and several major residential and commercial projects on which he has worked have received the highest professional awards for design excellence in these countries. He has a Doctor of Philosophy Architecture from RMIT University and a strong interest in practice-based design research. This is combined with teaching roles at universities in New South Wales and Victoria. He also has a Masters of Large-Scale Architecture from the internationally respected Universitat Politecníca of Catalunya in Barcelona. In 2018, he won the Australian Award for International Architecture (Australian Institute of Architects).


“I consider Stephen to be one of the foremost urbanists in NSW with the skills and sensitivity to address the complex issues facing the restructure of our cities. I have no hesitation in recommending Stephen for any projects that require thoughtful and creative solutions to difficult briefs. Under his direction, I am confident that his office will bring an exceedingly high level of dedication and professionalism to any task.”

– Jan McCredie, Service Manager – Urban Design, City of Parramatta