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The Guthrie Project website is a small depository of some of the creative work of Ben Guthrie. The work included on this site covers architectural design, building construction, photographic works and web design. What follows is a short history of Ben's relevant experience.




Ben Guthrie


Education & Professional Development


· Living Large, Planet Earth, 1975 - present

· Revit Architecture Introduction, AEC Systems, 2012

· Project Management Training Program, PSMJ Resources, 2009

· MicroStation Software User Update, Bentley Institute, 2006

· Bachelor of Architecture (Hons. 1) UTS, 2003 – 2004

· Bachelor of Arts (Architecture) UTS, 1999 – 2002

· Bachelor of Fine Arts (Hons. 1) UNSW, CoFA 1994 – 1997

· Short Course on Digital Imaging, UNSW, CoFA – 1995



Professional Experience


· The Guthrie Project - Generalist, Photographer, Property Developer, Building Designer, Web Designer, Maker of Things, 2000 – Present

· University of Sydney - Tutor, Architectural Professional Practice, 2013 – Present

· Tzannes Associates - Project Architect, 2001 – 2013

· Government Architect’s Office, BDS, DPWS - Architectural Assistant, 2000 – 2001

· Paragrid Architecture - Architectural Junior / Computing Support / Web Designer, 2000



Awards


· Commendation, AIA (NSW Chapter) Residential Alterations & Additions, Bellevue Hill Residence, Tzannes Associates, 2013

· Commendation, RAIA (NSW Chapter) Public Architecture, Isabel Hall Building, Tzannes Associates, 2007

· Commendation, RAIA (NSW Chapter) Sustainable Architecture, Isabel Hall Building, Tzannes Associates, 2007

· Winner, Board of Architects Prize, Year 6, UTS, 2004

· Winner, Board of Architects Prize, Year 4, UTS, 2002

· Winner, Board of Architects Prize, Year 2, UTS, 2000

· Winner, Board of Architects Prize, Year 1, UTS, 1999

· Winner, Edward Alexander Memorial Prize, Year 1, UTS, 1999

· Winner, Chroma Australia Print Prize, 1997

· Winner, Lawdex Excellence in Printmaking Prize, 1996



Portfolio - Selected Photographic Projects


· 2015-2017 - Dangrove Art Storage Construction - for White Rabbit Gallery

· 2017 - Naked Duck Café - for H&E Architects

· 2017 - Various Residential Projects - for Australian Turntables

· 2017 - Inala Aged Care Housing - for Kennedy Associates

· 2017 - Birchgrove House - for GNC Quality Constructions

· 2017 - Artist Portraits - for Richard Briggs

· 2017 - Sunnyside Ave House, Lilyfield - for Paragrid Architecture

· 2017 - Staff Portraits - for Cumberland Building

· 2017 - Office Interior, Rushcutters Bay - for Cumberland Building

· 2017 - Bilgola Studio - for Tzannes

· 2017 - International House, Barangaroo - for Tzannes

· 2017 - Commercial Interior, George St Sydney - for Cumberland Building

· 2017 - Private Residence, Drummoyne - for Tzannes

· 2017 - Private Residence, Artarmon - for Habitat Architects

· 2017 - Private Residence, Woollahra - for Tzannes

· 2017 - Eastern Suburbs Memorial Park Cemetery, Matraville - for Habitat Architects

· 2017 - Apartment Interior, Double Bay - for Tzannes

· 2016 - Inner West House, Petersham - for Leenders Cottier Architects

· 2016 - Inner West House, Dulwich Hill - for Valencic & Associates

· 2016 - Artist's Poolside Studio, Vaucluse - for Potter & Wilson

· 2016 - Sculptural Installation, Sculpture By The Sea - for Nicole Larkin

· 2016 - Grid Installation, Sydney Architectural Festival - for Carter Williamson Architects

· 2016 - International House, Barangaroo - for Tzannes

· 2016 - Timber Cottage, Como - for Carter Williamson Architects

· 2016 - Oxford St House, Newtown - for Valencic Associates

· 2016 - Sunnyside Ave House, Lilyfield - for Paragrid Architecture

· 2016 - Streatfield Rd House, Bellevue Hill - for Ciolino Constructions

· 2016 - Zen House, Darlinghurst - for Paul King Construction

· 2016 - Nelson St House, Annandale - for Carter Williamson Architects

· 2016 - Staff Portraiture - for H&E Architects

· 2016 - Balmain East House - for Leenders Cottier Architects

· 2016 - Gerrale St Kitchen, Cronulla - for H&E Architects

· 2016 - Huxley's Bar, Caringbah - for H&E Architects

· 2016 - Ugly Pizza, Caringbah - for H&E Architects

· 2016 - Robina Apartment Interior - for Jill & Barry Jones

· 2015 - Bellevue Hotel, Paddington - for H&E Architects

· 2015 - Warehouse Demolition, Alexandria - for White Rabbit Gallery

· 2015 - Boutique Apartment Building, Randwick - for Habitat Architects

· 2015 - Apartment Interior, Marrickville - for Binghi Lamerton

· 2015 - Oxford St Commerical Precinct, Paddington - for H&E Architects

· 2015 - Infill Residential Units, Stanmore - for Kennedy Associates Architects

· 2015 - Grand Duk Café & Restaurant, Grosvenor Place Sydney - for H&E Architects

· 2015 - Care Facility, Guildford - for Kennedy Associates Architects

· 2015 - Community Housing, Potts Hill - for Kennedy Associates Architects

· 2015 - Botanic Garden Picnic & Amenities Shelters, Mt Annan - for Kennedy Associates Architects

· 2015 - Anderson Park Amenities, Neutral Bay - for Kennedy Associates Architects

· 2015 - Coronation Centre, Prince Alfred Park - for Kennedy Associates Architects

· 2015 - King St Rockdale Apartments - for Kennedy Associates Architects

· 2015 - Sandstone House, Balmain - for Carter Williamson Architects

· 2015 - Gaden, Holdsworth Community Centre, Woollahra - for Kennedy Associates Architects

· 2015 - Newport House - for Carter Williamson Architects

· 2015 - Dulwich Hill House - for Carter Williamson Architects

· 2015 - Burwood Apartments - for Kennedy Associates Architects

· 2015 - Lane Cove House - for Hon Briggs Design

· 2015 - Ashbury House - for Valencic + Associates

· 2015 - Marrickville House - for Leenders Cottier Architects

· 2015 - City of Sydney Street Furniture - for Tzannes Associates

· 2015 - Portraiture - for Perspective Projects

· 2015 - Narrabeen House - for The Guthrie Project

· 2014 - Lilyfield House - for Potter & Wilson Architects

· 2014 - Avalon House - for Scope Architects

· 2014 - Balgowlah House - for Scope Architects

· 2014 - Monterey House - for Perspective Projects

· 2014 - Staff Portraits - for GNC Quality

· 2014 - Malabar Engagement Party - for Shaun & Larissa

· 2014 - Irving St Brewery, Timelapse Sequences - for Tzannes Associates

· 2014 - Leura Loo - for Welsh + Major Architects

· 2014 - Darling Point Interior - for Gazy Architecture

· 2014 - Newtown Warehouse Conversion - for William Drew & pmdBuild

· 2013 - Cabarita House - for GNC Quality

· 2013 - Coolum Art Walk Screen - for Carl Holder

· 2013 - Birchgrove House - for GNC Quality

· 2013 - Ashfield Apartment Interior - for Adam Brewer

· 2013 - Warrawee Residence - for Georgina Wilson Architect

· 2013 - Stanmore Apartment Interior - for The Guthrie Project

· 2013 - Paddington Residence - for Valencic Associates

· 2013 - Tenandry - for Mury Architects

· 2013 - Abbotsford Apartment Interior - for Adam Brewer

· 2012 - YHA Hostel, The Rocks, Sydney - for Tzannes Associates

· 2012 - Woollahra Terrace House - for Tzannes Associates

· 2012 - Wedding, Riversdale - for Michael & Alison

· 2012 - Yatte Yattah House - for Tzannes Associates

· 2012 - Bellevue Hill Residence - for Tzannes Associates

· 2012 - Enmore Apartment Interior - for The Guthrie Project

· 2012 - Cranbrook Junior School - for Tzannes Associates

· 2012 - Our Lady of Mercy College Parramatta - for Tzannes Associates

· 2012 - Double Bay Townhouses - for Tzannes Associates

· 2011 - Mosman Residence - for Tzannes Associates

· 2011 - Kirribilli Apartment Interior - for Tzannes Associates

· 2011 - Edgecliff Residence - for Tzannes Associates

· 2009 - Double Bay Residential Interior - for Tzannes Associates

· 2009 - Pearl Beach House - for Tzannes Associates

· 2009 - Apartment Building & Interior, North Bondi - for Tzannes Associates

· 2009 - Stonecutters Apartment Building, Pyrmont - for Tzannes Associates

· 2008 - Quay Grand Apartment Interior, Sydney - for Tzannes Associates

· 2007 - Stanmore Apartment Interior - for The Guthrie Project

· 2007 - Knox on Bowman Apartment Builiding, Pyrmont - for Tzannes Associates

· 2004 - Chippendale Terrace House - for The Guthrie Project





Portfolio - Selected Building Projects


· Building Design & Project Management - Lane Cove North House 2015-16

· Building Design - Concord House, Alterations & Additions 2015

· Feasibility Planning & Conceptual Planning - St Leonards Apartments, Great Wall Property Group 2015

· Feasibility Planning & Conceptual Planning - Mann St Gosford Apartments, Great Wall Property Group 2015

· Feasibility Planning & Conceptual Planning - Erina St Gosford Apartments, Great Wall Property Group 2015

· Interior Design - Erskineville Townhouse, Interiors 2015

· Feasibility Planning & Conceptual Planning - Campbelltown Apartments, Great Wall Property Group 2015

· Building Design & Project Management - Narrabeen House, Alterations & Additions 2014

· Building Design - Caringbah House, Alterations & Additions 2014

· Building Design - Darling Pt House, External Alterations & Additions 2014

· Owner, Designer & Builder for The Guthrie Project - Stanmore Apartment Interior 2013

· Building Design & Site Advice - Marrickville House 2013

· Documentation Assistant for Potter & Wilson - Camperdown House 2013

· Project Architect for Tzannes Associates - Point Piper Boat House & Home Office 2013

· Project Architect for Tzannes Associates - Macquarie St Apartments, Competition Stage 2013

· Project Architect for Tzannes Associates - Woollahra Terrace Additions 2012

· Owner, Designer & Builder for The Guthrie Project - Enmore Apartment Interior 2012

· Project Architect for The Guthrie Project - Engadine House 2011-12

· Project Architect for Tzannes Associates - Bellevue Hill Residence 2011-12

· Project Architect for Tzannes Associates - Double Bay Townhouses 2010-11

· Project Architect for Tzannes Associates - Kirribilli Apartment Interior 2010

· Project Architect for Tzannes Associates - Double Bay Residence 2009

· Project Architect for Tzannes Associates - Potts Point Apartment Building 2008-09

· Project Architect for Tzannes Associates - North Bondi Apartment Interior 2008

· Project Architect for Tzannes Associates - North Bondi Apartment Building 2008

· Project Architect for Tzannes Associates - Edgecliff Residence 2002-08

· Owner, Designer & Builder for The Guthrie Project - Stanmore Apartment Interior 2006-07

· Project Architect for Tzannes Associates - Pearl Beach Residence 2006-08

· Project Architect for Tzannes Associates - Copacabana Beach House 2004-05

· Competition & Documentation Architect for Tzannes Associates - Allens Arthur Robinson Office Interior 2004-05

· Design & Documentation Architect for Tzannes Associates - St Catherine's Senior School Waverley 2004-05

· Documentation Architect for Tzannes Associates - Rose Bay Duplex 2004-05

· Design & Documentation Architect for Tzannes Associates - Toowoon Bay Interior 2004-05

· Urban Planning for Tzannes Associates - Lawson Masterplan Canberra 2004-05

· Architect for The Guthrie Project - Chippendale Terrace House 2003-04

· Urban Planning for Tzannes Associates - Kiaora Lands Double Bay 2003-04

· Documentation Architect for Tzannes Associates - Clovelly Residence 2003-04

· Documentation Architect for Tzannes Associates - Woollahra Residence 2002-03

· Documentation Architect for Tzannes Associates - Centennial Park Residence 2002

· Design & Documentation Architect for Tzannes Associates - Clifton Gardens Residence 2001-02

· Design & Documentation Architect for Tzannes Associates - Point Piper Residence 2001-03

· Documentation Architect for Tzannes Associates - Woollahra Residence 2001-02

· Project Architect for NSW Department of Public Works & Services - Ultimo Public School 2000-01

· Architectural Assistant for NSW Department of Public Works & Services - Mt. Annan High School 2001

· Architectural Assistant for NSW Department of Public Works & Services - Sydney Cove Passenger Terminal Upgrade 2001

· Architectural Assistant for NSW Department of Public Works & Services - Emu Plains Women's Transitional Correctional Centre 2000

· Architectural Assistant for NSW Department of Public Works & Services - The St George School 2000

· Architectural Assistant for NSW Department of Public Works & Services - Cherrybrook High School 2000

· Architectural Assistant for NSW Department of Public Works & Services - Cudgegong Valley Public School 2000





Portfolio - Selected Web Projects

· The Guthrie Project - http://TheGuthrieProject.com - last updated 2016

· The Annandale Institute - http://annandaleInstitute.com - relaunched 2017

· Hagan Built - http://www.haganbuilt.com - launched late 2015

· Welsh + Major - http://welshmajor.com - launched late 2015

· Perspective Projects - http://perspectiveProjects.com.au - last updated 2016

· Institute for Emotionally Focused Therapy - http://EFTherapy.com - last updated 2016

· Wise Willow Tree - http://WiseWillowTree.com.au - launched late 2014

· The Leotard - http://theLeotard.com.au - launched late 2014

· OIKOS Architects - http://Oikos.com.au - last updated 2014

· TK Legal - http://TKlegal.com - launched 2014

· GNC Quality - http://gncQuality.com.au - launched 2014

· Phoenix Music - http://PhoenixMusic.com.au - launched 2014

· Cutting Edge Carpentry - http://cutting-edge-carpentry.com - launched 2013

· Flowers For Kate - http://FlowersForKate.com - last updated 2016

· Scope Architects - http://ScopeArchitects.com.au - launched 2013

· Valencic + Associates - http://Valencic.com.au - launched 2013

· Clive Guthrie - http://Clive.TheGuthrieProject.com - launched 2013

· Happy Yogi - http://TidaHappyYogi.com - last updated 2016

· Batalha Design - http://BatalhaDesign.com - launched 2013

· Tzannes Associates Intranet - private internal intranet site - last updated by BLG 2013

· Tzannes Associates Website - original site now superseded - last updated by BLG 2007

· Simpson Design Associates - original site now superseded - last updated by BLG 2009

· Occupational Therapy for Kids - site no longer in operation - last updated 2007

· Welsh + Major, Architects - original site now superseded - last updated by BLG 2005

· Beyond Secret Sydney - site no longer in operation - last updated 2003

· Spark, Experimental Drawing Project - site no longer in operation - last updated 2001

· Paragrid Architecture - original site now superseded - last updated by BLG 2001

· Distress World - site no longer in operation - last updated 2000





Portfolio - Exhibitions & Publications

· 'This is Sirius' Exhibition, National Trust Centre, Observatory Hill NSW - 2017

· Photography for Carter Williamson Architects in 'Balmain Sandstone Cottage / Carterwilliamson Architects' - Design Boom, Dec 2015

· Photography for Carter Williamson Architects in 'Balmain Sandstone Cottage / Carterwilliamson Architects' - Arch Daily, Dec 2015

· Photography for Mury Architects in 'House & Garden Top 50 Rooms 2013' - House & Garden, Nov 2013

· Photography for Tzannes Associates in 'A Quiet Bush House a World Away from Babble' - SMH Domain, 2013

· 'RAIA Architectural Graduates' Student Exhibition, Tusculum NSW - 2005

· 'EXIT' Student Exhibition, UTS Gallery, Ultimo NSW - 2004

· 'Spark', TAP Gallery, Darlinghurst, NSW - 2001

· 'Architecture and Water; UIA/UNESCO', Tunis Tunisia - 2001

· 'Future Projects', UTS Gallery, Ultimo NSW - 2000

· 'Future Projects', UTS Gallery, Ultimo NSW - 1999

· 'Heavy Tread', Gitte Weisse Room 35 Gallery, Darlinghurst NSW - 1998

· 'Intersections; Australian Perspecta, Between Art and Nature', College of Fine Arts, Paddington NSW - 1997

· 'Alive', CoFA Gallery, Paddington, NSW - 1997

· 'Printmaking Exchange', Middlesex School of Art, Middlesex England - 1997

· 'Unfinished Business', CoFA Gallery, Paddington NSW - 1997

· 'The Graduating Students Exhibition', College of Fine Arts, Paddington NSW - 1997

· 'Hatched; Healthway National Graduate Show and Symposium 1997', Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts, Perth WA - 1997

· 'The 21st Annual Shell Fremantle Print Award', Fremantle Arts Centre WA - 1996

· 'New Portraiture', Works Gallery, Paddington NSW - 1996

· 'Making Whoopee; Graduating Students Exhibition', College of Fine Arts, Paddington NSW - 1996

· 'Josef Lebovic Print Prize', Works Gallery, Paddington NSW - 1995





Portfolio - Archive of Completed Works

· UNSW Library Art Collection

· College of Fine Arts Collection

· Forays Art Consultants Collection

· Australian Parliament House / ArtBank Collection

· Various private art collections