John Wardle Architects

John Wardle Architects (JWA) has evolved from a small studio into a larger collaborative environment where every project has a range of creative, technical and strategic contributions from a diversity of architects and interior designers. Beyond the office, John Wardle Architects’ engagement with others is similarly inclusive, always curious to understand another's point of view.

Projects

  • Monash University Learning & Teaching Building

    Monash University Learning & Teaching Building

    Studco helped deliver architectural excellence for Monash University’s Learning & Teaching Building, with a range of structural framing, wall and ceiling systems. As a world class leader in tertiary

  • Monash University Learning and Teaching Building

    Monash University Learning and Teaching Building

    A new gateway building is under construction at Monash Uni’s Clayton Campus. The Learning and Teaching building is the mastermind of John Wardle Architects. It’s not only helping to develop a built ed

  • Holme

    Holme

    Holme is located on the site of the former The Monthly newspaper building, built in the 1920s The design retains the brick art deco corner frontage, including the original steel-framed windows, which

  • 50 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne

    50 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne

    Minimised opportunity cost of project by returning 10 car park spaces whilst maintaining bike/locker/shower capacity.

  • Melbourne School of Design

    Melbourne School of Design

    This winning competition entry is for an environment to study the future of sustainable cities and places of inhabitation. Within this building the next generation of architects, urban planners, ecol

  • Rokeby Street Studio

    Rokeby Street Studio

    As industries become global, generational change occurs, and cities increase density and use. The JWA studio is built around and within a former mid-twentieth century outpost of an English paint manuf

  • Fairhaven Beach House

    Fairhaven Beach House

    Set high up overlooking Bass Strait, this house belies belief in its pursuit of a sublime aesthetic in architecture Located on top of the ridgeline above the Great Ocean Road on the Victorian coastli

  • Queenscliff Residence

    Queenscliff Residence

    Queenscliff Residence was to us a model example of how complementary materials can be combined to create harmony

  • Ephemeral Pavilion

    Ephemeral Pavilion

    The inaugural commission for ephemeral architecture in the Grollo Equiset Garden at the NGV is a project entitled ‘I Dips Me Lid’.

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John Wardle Architects Library

  • New future for heritage past

    New future for heritage past

    Paying tribute to Collingwood’s industrial past, Collingwood’s 1920s art deco buildings will be transformed into a sanctuary on Melbourne’s CBD fringe. Renowned architect John Wardl

  • Creative Commons

    Creative Commons

    John Wardle Architects' tactile studio transforms the industrial nature of the inner suburb As industries become global, generational change occurs, and cities increase density and use. Our

  • Fairhaven Beach House

    Fairhaven Beach House

    This nimble beach house by John Wardle Architects enjoys panoramic views over the southern ocean and surf beach. Located on top of the ridgeline above the Great Ocean Road on the Victorian

  • Queenscliff Residence

    Queenscliff Residence

    This accomplished house acts as an optical instrument. It presents and juxtaposes a series of devices that frame views beyond the abutting foreshore toward the entrance of the bay. A significant prom