Qualifications: Bachelor of Landscape Architecture (Hons), University of New South Wales
Specialisation / Background: Concept design, Water Sensitive Urban Design, Graphic Communication and Placemaking.
Over the past 4 years, Marie-Claire has been actively involved in a variety of projects including mixed-use residential, public domain, health, master planning and transport infrastructure. Marie-Claire’s experience includes research & concept design through to contract documentation. Marie-Claire’s strength lies in her ability to consolidate and communicate baseline information through engaging and informative graphics. Marie-Claire has returned to Sym Studio following 2 years working at HASSELL as a Landscape Architect.
Marie-Claire’s philosophy focuses on a holistic approach to the design process that is inclusive, visually engaging and prioritises the contribution of the community as well as multidiscipline professionals. With a background in creative arts and sculpture Marie-Claire brings a unique design aesthetic born out of her personal interest for public art and the compilation of garden ornamentation in internal/external spaces.
Born and bred in Sydney’s northern beaches, Marie-Claire has a strong love for the natural environment. Her interests and experience in curating inform her unique design sensibilities.
In her current role as Landscape Architect, Marie-Claire will fullfil the project contact role while providing input to designs, coordinating graphic visualization and assembling documentation packages.