Office Talk is a fortnightly podcast hosted by Dave Sharp, and a great excuse for him to have conversations with architects about their businesses, work and lives. Since its inception, the Office Talk podcast has played host to a wide range of guests from across the globe. Every chat has been a pleasure.
Neil Hugh Kenna and Lillian Lim from NHO
Neil Hugh Kenna and Lillian Lim are the Directors of NHO, a brand strategy and marketing agency who specialise in design and the built environment. Some of the clients NHO manages include Milieu, Fieldwork, Mim Design, Daniel Boddam Studio, The National Gallery of Victoria and Melbourne Design Week.
Jeremy McLeod from Breathe Architecture
Jeremy McCleod is the co-founder and design director of Breathe Architecture, one of Australia’s most awarded sustainable architecture practices. Jeremy is also the co-founder of Nightingale Housing, a not-for-profit organisation building apartments that are socially, financially and environmentally sustainable.
John Gollings is Australia’s most established, recognised and published architectural photographer.
Michael McCormack from Milieu
Michael McCormack is the Managing Director of Milieu, a creative property development company based in Melbourne. Milieu are known for their award-winning projects such as Napier Street by Edition Office, Whitlam Place by Freadman White and Breese Street by DKO and Breathe Architecture.
Chris Barnes from Field Office Architecture
Chris Barnes is the Director of Field Office Architecture, a 7-person architecture practice based in Melbourne.
Chris Gilbert from Archier
Chris Gilbert is a director at Archier, an 11-person architecture practice with offices in Melbourne and Hobart. Archier are best known for their award winning residential projects such as View House, Corner House and Sawmill House. Outside of their main design services, the studio is also busy selling their own range of lighting products, will soon be offering a selection of pre-fabricated home designs to the residential market, and is currently building an advanced manufacturing facility that will be made available to other architecture practices in the near future.
A gift to our industry
Thank you Dave for bringing design and architecture’s most progressive and exciting thinking out of the studio and into our ears. Your questions and approach inspire an openness from your guests that makes the conversations and shared insights so engaging and applicable - I’ve learnt so much! Thank you
Absolutely fab podcast - thought provoking, insightful, unbelievably helpful and has a really great way of interviewing & getting interesting responses from the guests.
Love your work Dave!
Love this show and it’s content. About marketing but not gross. Great seeing how different practices with different values approach it. Thanks Dave!