L-R: Di Snape, Dr Catherin Bull AM and Sharon Mackay (Photo: Orion Zuyderhoff-Gray)
Sharon is an award winning registered landscape architect with 18 years of collaborative practice in SA, Vic and North America. Currently Design Director at the Office for Design and Architecture SA, she has directed significant design led engagement projects of national significance such as 5000+ An Integrated Design Strategy and the Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH) Site engagement process and design competition. Her work for HASSELL, titled Terra Form Australis was exhibited in the Australian Pavilion at 2010 Venice Biennale. She is host of the successful Radio Adelaide program, The Plan, a weekly discussion on design, environment and effect.
In her role as Design Advisor in Office for Design and Architecture (ODASA) Di has designed and curated several significant public exhibitions including the Collaborative City exhibition (2012) and the Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH) Site People’s Choice exhibition. After a 12 year career in film and television production in Sydney, Di has also directed a number of short videos for ODASA and the Integrated Design Commission documenting their projects and design-led engagement processes. Di has recently joined the team of the weekly Radio Adelaide program, The Plan, as producer.
Dr Catherin Bull AM
Catherin is an Emeritus Professor of Landscape Architecture at the University of Melbourne and Adjunct Professor at QUT. She has led national and international consultancies in landscape architecture and urban design, been a commissioner in the Land and Environment Court of NSW and an academic for over 20 years, teaching, researching and supervising doctoral students, most recently as the Elisabeth Murdoch Professor of Landscape Architecture. She was made a member of the Order of Australia in 2009 in recognition of her contribution to landscape.