Te Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington
Thane Houston-Stevens is a Registered Architect in New Zealand with 9 years’ experience delivering a diverse range of small to large scale residential, commercial and mixed-use projects across a broad range of sectors.
Thane believes that architecture has the power to shape people's lives. He is interested in how the identity and context of a place can be integrated to create a unique and meaningful built environment.
Thane has a strong track record in the design and delivery of large scale, complex projects. He builds relationships that are strong, enduring and collaborative. Thane believes that a successful project is based on clear communication and a strong understanding of the differing perspectives and needs of stakeholders.
Thane has a unique understanding of the construction industry, having previously worked in various roles within his family's construction business in Gisborne. He has experience in delivering a number of commercial and interiors projects, including Victoria Street Development, State Insurance Tower Lobby and NZ Post House in Wellington. More recently, he worked as a Project Architect on Tākina – Wellington Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Within the practice, Thane is the Chair of Studio Pacific's Marketing team. He is also a certified Mental Health First Aider who is trained to support those around him.