Sean Godsell was born in Melbourne in 1960. He graduated with First Class Honours from The University of Melbourne in 1984. He obtained a Masters of Architecture degree from RMIT University in 1999 entitled ‘The Appropriateness of the Contemporary Australian Dwelling.’ He spent much of 1985 travelling in Japan and Europe and worked in London from 1986 to 1988 for Sir Denys Lasdun. In 1989 he returned to Melbourne and worked for The Hassell Group. In 1994 he formed Godsell Associates Pty Ltd Architects. He has been part time Tutor at the University of Melbourne in 1986, 1989 and 1990; and at the RMIT Department of Architecture from 1994 to 1997. He has served on RAIA Education Committee in 1996 and 1997 and as part of RAIA Mentor Scheme in 2006 and 2007. He has lectured in the USA, UK, China, Japan, France and New Zealand as well as across Australia. He was a keynote speaker at the Alvar Aalto symposium in Finland in July 2006. In July 2003 he received a Citation from the President of the American Institute of Architects for his work for the homeless. His 'Future Shack' prototype was exhibited from May to October 2004 at the Smithsonian Institute’s Cooper Hewitt Design Museum in New York.
24 x 34 cm – 1,5 kg