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Craig Steere
Managing Director
Craig Steere, Perth Architect

Education: Bachelor of Architecture – Curtin University WA 1981-1985

Particular [architectural] interests: Combining Creativity, Innovation, Exploration & Technology to provide quality solutions to challenges.


    Favourite quote: “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.”Steve jobs

    My design philosophy in 3 words: Create the dream!

    Good architecture to me means… Creating solutions that enhance the values of the brief, the community and the environment.

    My approach to design is… To develop a vision, answer the brief, explore, inhabit its spaces, bring it to life and see joy in its users!

    In the future I see myself… Sketching, creating, challenging ideas in the cockpit of my boat!


Kim Steere
Administration Manager
Kim Steere

Particular [architectural] interests: The Architecture of CSA.


    Favourite quote: Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them. -”Leo Tolstoy”

    My design philosophy in 3 words: Warm | Liveable | Minimalism

    Good architecture to me means… Elegant Simplicity

    My approach to design is… Keep it simple & Functional

    In the future I see myself… travelling the world & enjoying the fruits of life.


Mark De Rozario
Mark De Rozario

Education: Bachelor of Architecture (University of Western Australia)

Particular [architectural] interests: The efficient and creative use of small spaces on an individual room and entire site level.


    Favourite quote: “Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle.” Steve Jobs

    My design philosophy in 3 words: Simple | Considered | Refined

    Good architecture to me means… Observing problems, limitations and constraints and seeing the opportunities within these and working with them to create meaningful journeys and experiences.

    My approach to design is… To interpret the clients brief in conjunction with the analysis of site and context to create carefully considered architectural responses that are not only successful aesthetically but also functionally.

    In the future I see myself… Passing my knowledge and design sensibility onto my children and the greater community.

Scott Wong
Project Architect
Scott Wong

Education: Master Of Architecture (M.Arch)

Particular [architectural] interests: Small architecture, Rawness in material & the integration between old and new.


    Favourite quote: If your gonna do it, do it to your best ability.

    My design philosophy in 3 words: Simplicity | Detailed | Efficient

    Good architecture to me means… Intrigues you, makes you think.

    My approach to design is… To utilise my resources and develop them to the brief ensuring a high level of functionality and aesthetic qualities are created.

    In the future I see myself… Travelling the world.

Erika de Lima
Project Architect
Erika de Lima, Perth Architect

Education: The University of Western Australia

Particular [architectural] interests: Sustainability & expression of materiality


    Favourite quote: “Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” Leonardo da Vinci

    My design philosophy in 3 words: Refined, Honest, and Simple

    Good architecture to me means… engaging people cognitively, emotionally, and behaviourally.

    My approach to design is… helping clients realise their vision through a considered and collaborative partnership

    In the future I see myself… experiencing the old and new of architecture through local and international travel.


Kelwin Wong
Marketing Administrator
Kelwin Wong

Education: Master of Architecture, Curtin University

Particular [architectural] interests: Sexy stair treads.


    Favourite quote: “In life, there are no mistakes, only lessons”.

    My design philosophy in 3 words: evocative, deliberate, tactile

    Good architecture to me means… functions and activities that thrive in the spaces that contain them.

    My approach to design is… listen, listen, listen to your clients… and then write it down!

    In the future I see myself… being part of a dynamic architecture ‘dream team’.


Thom Rees
Graduate of Architecture
Thom Rees - Project Architect at Craig Steere Architects in Perth

Education: Bachelor of Architecture – Masters Architecture UWA (In Progress)

Particular [architectural] interests: I enjoy problem solving and creatively resolving issues that arise


    Favourite quote: In Architecture you should live for 150 years, because you have to learn in the first 75 years (Renzo Piano)

    My design philosophy in 3 words: Honest, Collaborative, Transparent

    Good architecture to me means… architecture that maintain a social conscience and works with the client and their brief. Something that tries to be innovative and refreshing, whilst helping create a better place for people to function

    My approach to design is… to find the story within the brief and develop a way to express that in the final outcomes.

    In the future I see myself… Relaxing with a beer after work