raven architects

are a Melbourne based architecture and interior design practice with over 30 years experience

We are a client focused, design driven firm committed to creating excellence in architecture and commercially successful developments which exceed the client’s expectations. We believe a strong relationship with the client along with all stakeholders at every step of the development process is important in creating a successful result.

Our project experience is wide in type and scale. Whether a simple refurbishment or a complex mixed-use development, raven architects treat every project with the same respect and carefully considered design approach. Our design process provides a resolution of form and space through extensive early research incorporating sensible technology and materials within each specific site context.

Jeff Porter is the founding Principal and Director of raven architects. His passion for architecture is evident through his personal involvement in each project across all aspects of the procurement process including initial design concepts, planning approval, contract documentation, construction, and post occupancy phases. Jeff has extensive knowledge and proven built experience in the design and construction of high-quality single residences, heritage sensitive sites, multi-residential, mixed use hotel and hospitality developments.

Jeff Porter - raven architects

Jeff Porter
Founding Principal + Director



architecture

Given the teams extensive experience in the industry for more than 30 years, raven architects knows what it takes to deliver successful outcomes for our clients which can be seen in the broad range of completed projects listed on this site.

We believe that delivering beautifully designed commercially successful buildings contribute greatly to the ever changing built environment, and tend to hold their value longer with increased capital growth into the future.

interior design

raven architects are passionate about providing well researched and beautifully conceived designs through all aspects of the design process which includes the interiors.

We believe the buildings overall architecture and interior design should compliment each other in harmony rather than being designed in isolation.

Through the careful consideration of spatial planning and selection of materials, we will ensure a well-rounded cohesive design through the building in its entirety is achieved.

feasibility studies

raven architects can assist clients with any current or future development needs including feasibility studies of potential sites being considered prior to purchasing.

We research the constraints and opportunities of the site in order to inform a range of design options for maximum yield with the aim of obtaining a successful planning permit approval.


get in touch

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send mail to

PO Box 1280
Windsor VIC 3181