Speaker – Landscape Australia Conference 2017
Claire Martin is a landscape architect and associate director of Oculus’s Melbourne studio. She has led the successful delivery of a range of education, health, cultural, infrastructure and public landscape projects, including the University of Melbourne’s Melbourne School of Design (MSD), the Bendigo Hospital, the Museum of Old and New Art (MONA), Remembrance Drive Interchange and Victoria Harbour’s City Quarter.
Claire is a member of the Office of the Victorian Government Architect’s Victorian Design Review Panel and is passionate about education and research. She has taught design in the School of Architecture and Design at RMIT University, where she is a longstanding member of the Landscape Architecture Program Advisory Committee, a regular guest lecturer and an invited critic.
Claire was a co-creative director of This Public Life, the Australian Institute of Landscape Architecture’s 2015 Festival of Landscape Architecture, which brought together thinkers and practitioners from the arts and sciences. Claire is a recipient of the Australian Institute of Landscape Architects’ Jim Sinatra National Future Leaders Award.