Speaker

Mark Simpson

Mark Simpson Creative Director, DesignOffice

Mark is the Joint Creative Director of DesignOffice. The Melbourne-based studio was established in 2008 and creates building and spaces for the hospitality, retail, residential, commercial and institutional sectors. After graduating from the Scott Sutherland School of Architecture in Scotland, Mark worked in the London offices of both DEGW and Allies & Morrison Architects. Following this, in 2002 he joined Universal Design Studio and worked alongside Damien as part of the core design team for the multi-disciplinary London-based practice. Arriving in Melbourne in 2006, and prior to establishing DesignOffice, Mark joined Carr Design Group and worked with clients across a range of market sectors and scales. Following this, he established the Australian office of Universal Design Studio with Jay Osgerby and Edward Barber and re-united with Damien to share the joint direction of the practice, leading onto the formation of DesignOffice.


Friday, 10 August, 3:00 PM FRONT Design Forum Theatre