Views from the World Architecture Awards

Originally published 4 December 2018: https://www.thefifthestate.com.au/innovation/architecture/views-from-the-world-architecture-awards/ Brisbane based architect Mark Thomson has just come back from judging a segment in the World Architecture Festival in Europe....

EES Website article May 2017 GREEN HOTEL

Housekeeper Mark Hotel Engineer Mark “GREEN HOTELS – taking the confusion out of sustainability in the hotel industry” New magazine articles providing green building information and practices Mark Thomson has recently been asked to contribute to two...

If you insist: consumers must drive sustainability

Queensland home owners must take the lead in demanding truly sustainable housing if we are to successfully deal with climate change and the current water crisis. Mark Thomson, from the Queensland University of Technology’s School of Design, said the Queensland...

Rebuilding green after the Queensland floods

Rebuilding green – that was Mark Thomson’s vision for a Brisbane house devastated by the floods. The architect helped complete an eco retrofit of a two-storey brick veneer home at inner-suburban Chelmer that had been flooded up to the second storey. Mr...

Baby steps after the floods

[Article reprinted from the January-March 2012 edition of ATA’s ReNew magazine.] Architect Mark Thomson’s first experience after the Queensland floods was as part of the ‘mud brigade’. Now he’s trying to set a smarter, hands- on...