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Yusuke Shiratori
  • Proposed 9 star apartments from St Georges Rd, Thornbury.
    Proposed 9 star apartments from St Georges Rd, Thornbury.

Architectural graduate

Yusuke has a Bachelor of Engineering majoring in Architecture (Kogakuin University, Tokyo), and a Masters of Architecture (Deakin University). His thesis explored the design of communal spaces in medium-density housing. Before moving to Australia, Yusuke worked as a research engineer graduate developing new building materials, with a focus on thermal and energy consumption. He has worked on a range of architectural projects, from healthcare and office design, to education and landscape architecture.

At Steffen Welsch Architects, Yusuke is the technical go-to person for new and traditional building materials. He brings projects to life through meticulous detailing, planning documents and 3D modelling. In his spare time Yusuke translates architecture books, magazines and academic papers from Japanese into English.