Researcher biography

Antony Moulis is Associate Professor and Director of ATCH Research Centre in the School of Architecture at the University of Queensland, Australia. He is an acknowledged expert on the work of the Swiss-French architect Le Corbusier and has extensively researched the collaboration between Le Corbusier and Jorn Utzon on art work for the Sydney Opera House. He is co-editor of the four-volume collection Le Corbusier (Abingdon: Routledge, 2017) with Professor Graham Livesey (University of Calgary). His has published widely on the history and practice of design in mid-twentieth century modern architecture undertaking archival research at the Fondation Le Corbusier, the Alvar Aalto Academy, and the Canadian Architectural Archives amonst others. His architectural writing for professional and academic journals appears in ARQ, AA Files, Architectural Theory Review, Fabrications, Architecture Australia, Monument, Architectural Review Australia, and The Journal of Architecture. He was a Chief Investigator on an Australian Research Council Discovery project on eminent Australian architect John Andrews, known for his work in North America in the 1960s and '70s. He also undertakes speculative design-based research that has been published and exhibited nationally and internationally. The collaborative design work One Room Tower was awarded 'House of the Year' Brisbane Region, Australian Institute of Architects, Queensland Awards 2018. His is currently researching as part of the Water Sensitive Cities CRC – a national team of academics and designers collaborating on ideas for urban intensification and green infrastructure. Moulis served as President of the Society of Architectural Historians (SAHANZ) 2013-2015 and co-convened the 2011 SAHANZ Conference at the State Library of Queensland.

Awards

One Room Tower phorm architecture+design with Silvia Micheli and Antony Moulis

  • House of the Year, Brisbane Region, Australian Institute of Architects, Queensland Awards 2018
  • Brisbane Regional Commendation, Residential Architecture - Houses (Alterations and Additions), Australian Institute of Architects, Queensland Awards 2018.

Memberships

Past President, Society of Architectural Historians, Australia and New Zealand (SAHANZ) (2013-2015)

Affiliate Member, Australian Institute of Architects

Member, Society of Architectural Historians Australia and New Zealand (SAHANZ)

Member, European Architectural History Network

Areas of research