Prof. Ken McBryde
Ken McBryde is a multi-award winning independent consulting architect. As a thought-leader in the construction industry, he is regularly called upon to speak and conferences and contribute to research projects. He has extensive international experience in the design of highly innovative public & cultural places, hospitality, retail, commercial, residential and infrastructure projects.
In 2013, Ken founded the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat in NSW and is on the Australian Board. He founded Architectural Physics Pty Ltd in 2018 to respond to architectural and urban design invitations that demand innovative placemaking ideas.
A natural affinity with construction methodology and materials underpin his approach. In addition to a series of large-scale international projects, he is collaborating with The University of Melbourne, Swinburne University, the CSIRO and FWPA on a major Research Project studying improved durability and broader applications of Australian Hardwoods.
Ken was appointed Adjunct Professor of Architecture at The University of Sydney in 2016, and this year accepted a 3-year State Appointment to the Sydney & Regional Planning Panels.