News & Updates

Wheeler heights House gets approved DA
A new project has been added to the projects page

North Curl Curl house nearing completion
This innovative house employing passive solar technology is being built at the moment  - see photos on the 'Projects' page


ian garrity. architect, based on Sydney's northern beaches, was set up in 2011 to allow me to work as a sole practitioner specialising in residential work.. 
While working for the firms below, I was working mostly in a team and copyright restrictions mean I cannot show specific examples of these projects. However, below is a few general examples of what I worked on, with no specific attribution, to give you an idea of the breadth of the projects.

Work history 

- Graduated from the University of Sydney in 1991.

- Worked for the following firms:

- Collard Clarke and Jackson (now Collard Maxwell). Specialised in school,

   laboratory and commercial bakery design   

- PTI Group: Specialised in luxury home, multi unit residential and resort design.

- Tanners Architects: Specialised in residential, office, public building design and

  heritage building reuse.

- Futurespace Architects: Specialised in residential and public building design.

- Leffler Simes Architects: Specialised in warehouse, bulky good, shopping center,

  residential and office design.

- Mackenzie Architects: Specialised in residential design.

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I have always had a great interest in passive solar design and sustainable technology and incorporate these elements into my designs wherever possible. When not designing buildings for people you will probably find me on my bicycle somewhere....