Melonie Bayl-Smith

Director Architect / Adjunct Professor
Bijl Architecture / UTS
<p>Melonie Bayl-Smith is Director and Founder of Bijl Architecture and Adjunct Professor, UTS School of Architecture. A registered Architect in NSW, Victoria and Tasmania, Melonie has had a broad involvement in the wider architecture profession for almost 20 years. This includes ongoing contributions to architectural education, critique and academic research, speaking engagements, awards juries and professional committees. Melonie uses her teaching in professional practice and design studios to explore current issues for the profession.</p> <p>Melonie’s dynamism and integrity have led to her peer election to the NSW Architects Registration Board (2017-2019) and the Australian Institute of Architects NSW Chapter Council (2015-2017). She is the NSW State Convenor of Pathways for the AACA and ARB NSW, and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Architects (FRAIA).</p> <p>Full of spirit and creativity, Melonie believes in the potential of architecture to influence and change how people live. Under her direction, Bijl Architecture focuses on inventive and imaginative problem solving and continuous learning through research.</p>
Interested in
Public Speaking, Juries, Sessional Teaching or Crits