March - Sian spoke at the Annual Passive House Conference in Christchurch
February - Sian was interviewed for Green Desk
February - Sian asked to feature in the 100th Podcast Episode by Home Style Green. Listen to Sian here 100th Episode
April - Sian and Mark feature in the Autumn issue of Urbis Urbis Article
June - Hawthorn House features in Houses, Issue 36. Houses Article
June - Dalefield Guest House wins NZIA Award in the Housing category NZIA Award Citation
November - Olivers Ridge Project started on site.
18th February - Sian asked to talk at Expert Tour by Proclima
6th August - Hawthorn "Contemporary Farm" House achieves best Blower Door Method B Test in NZ to date with an average air change rate of 0.27 ac/h at 50 Pa. (note Passive House standard is 0.6 ac/h - this is well below!!)
September - Ryan Cardno image and feature in Landscape Architecture "Spring 2014 Issue 23"
October - Pearson Road House published on archdaily website.
October - Pearson Road House also published on ILIKEARCHITECTURE and AECCafe.
November - Pearson Road House published on ARCHITECTURAL RECORD and ArchiEXPO Trends and ARCHELLO websites.
14th March - Sian interviewed for Home Style Green
17th March - Sian & Mark established NZIA practice Team Green Architects
1st March - Sian became the Principle Architect with GreenBeing
17th April - Hotel Planet Earth Talk at Pecha Kucha by Sian at the Front Room Queenstown (see below)
28th April - Cromwell Sustainable Day Efficiency presentation by Sian
23rd May - Sian invited to speak in Alexandra as part of the Winter Energy Efficiency Talks
28th June - Sian invited to deliver a presentation on moisture management and ventilation in NZ construction at the NZ Sustainable Housing Summit in Auckland.
1st July - Sian qualified as a Certified Passive House Designer gaining a certificate awarded by the Passivhaus Institut of Germany. Sian is the first architect in the South Island to achieve this and is one of the first two in New Zealand.
1st December - Mark established Mark Read Architects
30th October - Sian became an Accredited Green Star NZ professional
25th November - Mark was registered with the New Zealand Registered Architects Board
28th November - Sian was registered with the New Zealand Registered Architects Board
11th February - Sian was elected into the Chartered Membership of the Royal Institute of British Architects
2nd May - Mark Achieved a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Auckland
2nd May - Mark Achieved a Bachelor of Architectural Studies from the University of Auckland
June - Sian was awarded a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Wales, Cardiff
June - Sian was awarded a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from the University of Wales, Cardiff