Awards and Acknowledgements

Regional Arts Victoria, Small Town Transformations Grant, the Avoca Chinese Garden Project, 'Garden of Fire and Water', with Lindy Lee and Lyndal Jones, Avoca, VIC, 2013-2014

Short-listed with DesignScope for Lindsay Arts Trail, Hepburn Shire, Creswick, VIC, 2012

Garden selection for International Landscape Conference, Glenlyon Church, Australia, 2009

Australian Open Garden Selection, ‘Reverie’ Friths Mill Road, Lyonville, VIC, 2009

ABC Television, Gardening Australia Programme, A Landscape Artist’, by James Griffith, 14-6-2008

Melbourne City Council Artist in Residence, working with Landscape Architecture Team on Grant St design development, 2006-07

ABC Radio National, ‘Sunday Morning, The Maker’, 11-9-05


(IDEA) Awards 2005

Winner – Overall Award;
Winner – Residential Category;
>> Church Conversion, Glenlyon (in conjunction with multiplicity)

2005 Interior Design Awards

Winner – Excellence + Innovation Category;
Winner – Residential Interior Category;
Winner – Residential Colour Category;
Winner – Best of State Residential Interior
>> Church Conversion, Glenlyon (in conjunction with multiplicity)

2004 RAIA (Victorian Chapter) Award
Winner – Residential Alterations and Extensions
>> Church Conversion, Glenlyon (in conjunction with multiplicity)

  • Design Institute of Australia Award Winners for Glenlyon Church Project in the following categories:

    • Innovation and Excellence Use of Colour,

    • Best Residential,

    • Best of State,

    • Multiplicity in Conjunction with Mel Ogden, 2005

  • Royal Australian Institute of Architecture Award - Residential Alterations and Extensions, Multiplicity in Conjunction with Mel Ogden, Glenlyon Project, 2004

  • Mayoral Prize, Wyndham City Council, Installation 'Poem for a Wetland', with Patrick Jones, Heathdale Glen Orden Wetlands, Werribee, VIC, 2003 (Installed 2005)

Selected Publications

  • ‘People’, Vogue Living Australia, by AnneMarie Kiely, p. 39-42, March-April, 2011
    Courtyards, edt Stephen Crafti, Images Publishing, Australia, 2008 p.

  • 100 Top Houses From Down Under, edt Robyn Beaver, Images Publishing, Australia, 2005, p.44-47.

  • '2005 Interior Design Awards', Artichoke.(special preview edition), June edition, 2005
    'Sanctity of Place', by Stephen Crafti, Indesign, Sydney: Indesign Publishing Ltd, February, 2005, Vol 20, p. 138-45.

  • 'Sacred Heart', 'Garden News', by Stephen Crafti, Vogue Living, Sydney, March/April, 2005, p.150-9, 200, 'Architecture Awards: Residential - Alterations and Extensions. Glenlyon Church, Multiplicity In Conjunction With Mel Ogden', by RAIA, Architect Victoria, RAIA Victorian Chapter, Melbourne, Awards 2004, p. 24

  • 'Altared States', by Melinda Houston, Domain, The Age, June 23, 2004, p.9

  • 'Breaking New Ground (Mel Ogden)', by Rae Spenser-Jones, Gardens Illustrated, London: John Brown Publishing P/L, September, 2003,vol 85, p.100.