Richard Leplastrier

Architect, Educator

Visiting & Regular Faculty

Richard Leplastrier is a seminal figure in Australian architecture and architectural education. His sensitivity to issues of culture and place and his accumulated wisdom in the design and making of architecture is gently revealed through his tutorial sessions in the design studio and workshops. He received national recognition in 1999 through the award of the Gold Medal of the Royal Australian Institute of Architects. Leplastrier has received many international recognitions including the ‘Spirit of Nature Wood Architecture Award’ and the ‘Dreyer Foundation Prize of Honour’ in Denmark.