A L F A N O S T U D I O
José A. Alfano FRAIA, AIA, RIBA MAA is the Founder and Managing Design Director of Studio Alfano Architects(Alfano Pty Ltd Architects) a specialized design research based practice headquartered in Melbourne Australia working in the International Arena with Project Offices in New York, Hanoi & Victoria Brazil and an IT Lab in Singapore / London UK .
Alfano Studio is a research based interdisciplinary practice focused on Environmental Sustainibility in Architecture, Urban Design, Specialist Digital Engineering & IT solutions and innovative integrated design outcomes.
The Studio offers integrated design and construction services with workplaces and strategic alliances throughout Australia, New Zealand, USA, Malaysia, Vietnam, Taiwan, Brazil and the Middle East .
We fulfil the role of principal lead design / creativity consultant driving major international projects working with multinational and Inter-govenmental groups such as AECOM, WSP, Mott MacDonald, Brookfield Multiplex & Lend Lease.
José has an international record of achievement in a wide range of Major Architecture Projects, Masterplanning and Urban Interventions.
José is an expert in Waterfront Design, specialised Buildings including Tall Towers, Marine Terminals, Hospitality , Health & Commercial buildings, Urban Design, Major Retail, Hospitality, Commercial, Research, Educational facilities and Public Infrastructure projects requireing specialized technical solutions.
Jose has also fulfilled the role of project Creative Director / Thought Leadeship Leader on major public & private (PPP)sector projects as well as appionted to numerious Government Advisory roles both Nationallay and Internationally.
José brings over 30 years of extensive global experience and practice involving Major Project Initiation, Planning & Legisalation, Validation, Buisness Cases and Delivery Ovesight .
Master of Architecture - Graduate School of Architecture Planning & Preservation - Columbia University, New York, New York
Bachelor of Arts - Architecture - Columbia College – (Formerly Kings College)
Columbia University, New York, New York
Professional Affiliations and Appointments
Fellow of the Australian Institute of Architects
Chartered Member of the Royal Institute of British Architects
Architect Member American Institute of Architects
Registered Architect - New South Wales - A9025
Registered Architect - State of Victoria - A5015
Registered Architect - Queensland - 5621
Registered Architect – Western Australia - 2014
Registered Architect – New Zealand - 3143
Licensed Architect - District of Columbia USA -201298
NCARB Certificate 99197
Member Danish Association of Architects - Arkitekt MAA Nr 22451
Member CTBUH - Chicago
Honorary Fellow Faculty of Civil & Environmental Engineering University Of Melbourne 2008-18
Director - IADV - Indigenous Architecture and Design Victoria
Director / Co - Founder Urbanetic Pte Ltd - SIngapore www.urbanetic .io
Director / Alfano + Grasselli S.A. - Vitoria Brazil
Director / Paonessa & Alfano Pty Ltd - NSW
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José A. Alfano