Minifie van Schaik Architects
MvS Architects

Prof. Su Baker
Melbourne University
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Engagement)
234 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne 3000
t: +61 3 9035 3760

Chris Hewison
RMIT University
Property Services Executive Director
449 Swanston Street, Melbourne 3000
t: +61 9925 2428

Stefano de Pieri
Stefano's Restaurant
16 Langtree Avenue, Mildura 3500
t: + 61 3 5022 0881

Wayne Charlton
Melbourne Water Corporation
Project Manager
P.O. Box 4342 Melbourne 3001
t: + 61 3 9679 7654

Justine Linley
City of Ballarat
Chief Executive Officer
P.O. Box 655 Ballarat VIC 3350
t: +61 3 5320 5500

Mike David
Deakin University
Senior Project Officer, Capital Projects
Locked Bag 20000, Geelong, VIC 3220
t: +61 3 92446244


2015 Award for Community Engagement in the National Local Government awards
The St Arnaud Street Museum

2015 PAM Award GOLD Category 13 COLLABORATION Alice Smith School Jalan Bellamy (with iPartnership.LCW)

2012 Premier's Design Award
Edithvale Seaford Wetlands Discovery Centre

2012 Master Builders Association - Excellence in Construction Award Victoria
Best Sustainable Energy Project
Edithvale Seaford Wetlands Discovery Centre

2012 Australian Institute of Architects award, New Public Architecture
Edithvale Seaford Wetlands Discovery Centre

2012 Australian Institute of Architects award Residential Alterations and Additions
Wattle Avenue House

2008 Premiers Design Award for Cultural Architecture
Australian Wildlife Healthcare Centre

2007 Carlton Brewery Redevelopment Competition, Winner

2006 Royal Australian Institute of Architects William Wardell Institutional Architecture Award Australian Wildlife Healthcare Centre

2005 City of Skyscrapers International Competition, second place

2004 Royal Australian Institute of Architects Institutional Architecture Award Victorian College of the Arts Centre for Ideas

2003 University of Sydney Public Domain International Design Competition, Finalist

2003 RAIA/Austrade Development Award for export to the China market

2002 Australasian Campus Union Manager’s Association Award for Best Facility Renovation RMIT Union/Hub

2003 University of Sydney Public Domain International Design Competition, Finalist

2002 Yantai Coal Economic College International Design Competition, Finalist

2002 Yarra’s Edge Windscreens Design Competition Finalist

2000 Marina Line Singapore International Design Competition, Finalist

1996 RMIT Swanston Street Facade Competition First Prize (with Appleton and McIntyre)

1995 Circular Quay Redevelopment Competition Commendation (with Appleton and McIntyre)


'15 “ALICE SMITH SCHOOL JB” Architecture and Culture Magazine (Korea) No.413 Facade, October 2015 p72

'15 “All Inclusive” Africa Design Magazine September 2015 p52, For the Alice Smith School

'15 “Alice Smith School” Ng, Veronica. Architecture Australia July/August 2015 p88

'13 “New Suburban” by Stuart Harrison, publisher Thames and Hudson

'12 “Momentum. New Victorian Architecture” for the Office of the Victorian Government Architect, published by Miegunyah Press

'12 Houses Magazine “Wattle Avenue House” by Robert Nelson, Issue 88

'12 The Age Newspaper “Leaning to Past Designs” by Ann Pilmer, August 19th 2012

'12 Sunraysia Daily “Inspired by Region: House wins award” by Allyson Fonseca, August 15th 2012

'12 The Age Newspaper “Inspired by the Hides of Marsh” by Joe Rollo, April 13th 2012

'12 The Age Newspaper “Wandering Between the Lines” by Dylan Rainforth, April 4th 2012

'12 Architecture Australia “With All the Views” by Paul Carter, volume 101

'12 Encyclopedia of Australian Architecture, ed Phillip Goad and Julie Willis, publisher Cambridge

'10 MvS Architects exhibited in “Biodivercity - 47 important ideas and technologies for the urban environment ” at the Australian Embassy Gallery, Washington.

'09 Architectural Review Australia “About Face 2009” by Matthew Ward, volume 112

'07 Architect Victoria “The New Carlton Brewery Site” by Ross Brewin & Paul Dash, Spring Edition

‘07 “Next Wave - Emerging Talents in Australian Architecture” ” by Davina Jackson, publisher Thames and Hudson

‘07 “Architecture and Design - Australia” ” editor Sabina Marinos, publisher daab cologne

‘06 “Design City Melbourne” ” by Leon van Schaik, publisher Wiley

‘06 Architecture Australia “Australian Wildlife Health Centre” Mar/Apr

‘06 Mark Magazine (Amsterdam) Issue 02 “Letter from Melbourne”

‘05 “10x10_2 100 Architects, 10 Critics” by Davina Jackson, publisher Phaidon

‘05 “Mastering Architecture” by Leon van Schaik, publisher Wiley Academy

‘05 Architectural Review Australia “AR Next”

‘04 Architecture Australia “Saying and Doing” Mar/Apr

‘04 Colorfulness Magazine (Beijing) “Architecture Expression on City Spirit” Oct

‘04 Vogue Living “Impressed Metal” Sep/Oct

'04 Designing for Success: The Office, Images Publishing, Melbourne.

‘03 Architectural Design (London)“Surface: Architecture’s Expanded Field” Mar/Apr

‘03 Melbourne Magazine “Ideas Central” Apr p71

‘03 Monument “Digital Interface” Aug/Sep cover story

‘03 Egg Magazine (Taipei) “Light Funnels or Occuli”

‘02 “Archilab’s FutureHouse” publisher Thames & Hudson

'01 Le Monde, Paris, 26 May

'01 Architectural Review #77, Melbourne.

'00 Singapore Architect “Marina Line Architectural Design Competition”