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Arkhefield is a leading Queensland-based architectural and interior design practice specialising in creating challenging and meaningful design. Our work encompasses the very large to the very small across a range of commercial, institutional, residential and hospitality projects, with a focus on building great relationships and architectural outcomes for our clients. We have a broad team of committed and enthusiastic associate architects, registered and graduate architects, technicians, interior designers and students in addition to the Principal and General Manager.

Our clients are becoming increasingly aware of how to determine and measure the level of project innovation and excellence they are offered. Our range of demonstrated achievements illustrates our commitment to continual innovation. Strong relationships are maintained with a wide range of clients for whom successful outcomes have been achieved. We are dedicated to providing innovative architecture, sustainable, socially responsible buildings, being team focused and communicating in an open, honest and constructive way to design and deliver the best architectural outcomes.

  • B2

    This project is an extension to an earlier design completed two years prior which had enjoyed some acclaim in the media, both locally and abroad. The extension came about by virtue of a continually expanding family and the opportunity to secure an additional parcel of riverfront land adjacent to the main house. By virtue of […]

  • One Macquarie

    One on Macquarie is a Luxury Multi Residential Development on the river at Teneriffe, Brisbane comprising of 34 apartments. One on Macquarie is the pursuit of timelessness, of memory, enduring quality, individuality and creativity. Every aspect of the design has been considered from concept to detail with a view to delivering a memorable space. The […]

  • Scott Street Kindergarten

    West End Scott Street Kindergarten demonstrates that complex statutory requirements, brief and program can be balanced with desirable spatial and environmental outcomes. The decommissioned State Government preschool building was selected for redevelopment as a best-practice model for the Best Start program, encompassing the purchase & refurbishment of disused pre-school buildings across the state. The existing […]

  • University of Queensland Rural Clinical School

    The brief was to design and deliver a building to house the administration and training facilities for the University of Queensland’s School of Medicine, Rural Clinical Division, South East Queensland Region. The principles of functionalism and rationalism are manifest in the UQ RSC project, which in turn reflect in the program. Reductive detailing, robust material […]

  • Coffee & Chocolate

    Coffee and Chocolate is a boutique café located within the trendy Paddington precinct. The brief was to create a classy space which embraced the store’s branding and created a comfortable and welcoming destination for both day and evening trade. The café boasts a 7m shop front with street dining along the Given Terrace façade; and […]