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Michael Hawes
Landscape Architect, Partner
Auckland


Contact details:

Tel: +64 9 359 5250

Education

Bachelor of Landscape Architecture (Hons), Kingston University, UK

Postgraduate Diploma, Kingston University, UK

Affiliations

UK Landscape Institute

NZ Institute of Landscape Architects

Urban Design Group

About Michael

Michael has been in practice as a landscape architect since 1997. Prior to joining Boffa Miskell, he practiced for seven years with Lovejoy London during which time he was made a Director leading a landscape and urban design portfolio both in the UK and internationally.

Through his wide range of experience in landscape architecture, master planning and urban design he has developed his strengths include developing a good understanding of client needs and requirements with creative conceptual design and technical expertise to deliver memorable places for people to enjoy.

Currently he is the Auckland Design Studio’s design leader, providing design review and input across a range of projects as well as leadership and strategic direction.

Michael has tutored in urban design to students at Victoria University, has served as the NZILA Wellington Branch Chairperson and currently represents the NZILA Auckland Branch on Auckland Council’s Urban Design Panel Governance Board.

A selection of Michael's projects

130 Ponsonby Road >

Bledisloe Lane >

Carlaw Park Student Accommodation  >

College of Creative Arts, Massey University >

Dominion Road Cultural Landscape Plan >

Federal Street and Sky Tower Plaza Redevelopment >

Fort Street Area >

London Quay >

Manukau Institute of Technology Tertiary Campus and Transport Interchange >

Napier Hill >

New Zealand Memorial Park >

O’Connell Street Upgrade >

Pipitea Plaza >

Remuera Rise Retirement Village >

Singapore High Commission >

Victoria Park Tunnel (VPT) >