Darragh O'Brien

Darragh is a resident and business owner from the suburb of Kensington. He established the Architectural Research Consultancy (ARC) in 2010, having previously spent 5 years as founding director of the Spatial Research Group at Monash University. Darragh has extensive research and design experience, working with communities in Europe, the US and Australia. He holds a PhD on the evidence-based design of architectural and urban environments and is particularly interested in how communities can become the primary source of that evidence, using new technologies to gather data and inform the design of socially, environmentally and commercially sustainable cities.