Sean Harris Architect
Architecture is the thoughtful making of space – Louis Kahn
From the seed of an idea to completion, every project is unique. It’s one of the reasons we love our work – collaborating to create and craft new spaces that perfectly suit your site, your purpose, your budget and your style.
Buildings should serve people, not the other way around – John Portman
In all areas of our lives, needs change over time. We’re experienced in sensitive renovations and work alongside you to develop your existing property so it meets your lifestyle requirements in today’s world.
One of the great beauties of architecture is that each time, it is like life starting all over again. Renzo Piano
Our passion is for sustainable, energy efficient homes and buildings.
Our philosophy - to close the circle – comes from our holistic approach and our design ethic is to craft energy efficient, low energy and zero energy homes.
Architecture is the art and science of making our cities and our buildings fit the way we want to live our lives. Bjarke Ingels
Good design for the places and spaces we use as a community reflect our social and cultural values and it’s important to do it well. As well, our design and construction must consider New Zealand’s seismically active nature.
Form follows function. Frank Lloyd Wright
We serve industry to design, renovate and develop functional, safe buildings. Our aim and our experience make it a seamless process for you - with Council, contractors and engineers we ensure that every detail is spot on and compliant.
As an architect you design for the present with an awareness of the past for a future, which is essentially unknown. – Norman Foster
To protect and enhance New Zealand’s heritage buildings involves sensitivity as well as skill and knowledge. These buildings link us to our past and Sean Harris has the experience and wisdom to modernise historic structures.