Achievements

2017

April - Mark and Sian and the Slopehill Road Country House were featured in MiNDFOOD Magazine  

March - Sian spoke at the Annual Passive House Conference in Christchurch

February - Sian was interviewed for Green Desk

2016

December - Olivers Ridge passes the Blower Door test. 

October  - Gibbston Valley house featured on Achello.com  

May - Queenstown Contemporary Sleepout was publish on Houzz.com

 

2015

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.

2014

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"

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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.

2013

14th March - Sian interviewed for Home Style Green

17th March - Sian & Mark established NZIA practice Team Green Architects

2012

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.

2011

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.

CPHD Designer EN1st December - Mark established Mark Read Architects

2009

30th October - Sian became an Accredited Green Star NZ professional

2008

25th November - Mark was registered with the New Zealand Registered Architects Board

2007

28th November - Sian was registered with the New Zealand Registered Architects Board

2004

11th February - Sian was elected into the Chartered Membership of the Royal Institute of British Architects

2001

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

2000

June - Sian was awarded a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Wales, Cardiff

1998

June - Sian was awarded a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from the University of Wales, Cardiff