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Archizen Architects

designing the care built environment

designing the care built environment

designing the care built environment designing the care built environment

Principal & Nominated ArchitecT

Adrian Zenere

B.SC(Arch) B.Arch (UNSW) 

AIA A+ Practice Member No. 12576 

NSW Architects Reg No. 5457 

Builders Licence No. 97800c

Adrian is of Italian heritage, his mother was born in the Trentino-Alto Adige region and his father was born in the Veneto region of Northern Italy. Adrian grew up and resides in the St George area of Sydney. He graduated from the UNSW in 1984 after completing a Bachelor of Science (Architecture) degree and a Bachelor of Architecture degree.


Adrian became a Registered Architect in 1990 with the NSW Registration Board of Architects.   In 1999 he became a member of the Australian Institute of Architects (AIA) and in 2010 Archizen Architects became an Australian Institute of Architects A+ practice member.  


Adrian is also a member of  the Association of Consulting Architects (ACA) and  Architects' Network Southern Region (ANSR). 


After graduating he worked for a large architectural practice in North Sydney and completed large scale residential and commercial projects both here in Australia and overseas. Adrian also became a licensed builder and registered with The Dept of Fair Trading in 1996. 


Being both a registered architect and licensed builder means he wears both hats so his designs are both practical and cost effective to build.  After building several of his own successful projects Adrian has gained a full understanding of the building process and small Real Estate Development.  


His architectural projects have been featured in the following media publications "Australian Property Investor, Luxury Home Design, Lifestyle Magazine, The Daily Telegraph, The Sydney Morning Herald & The Sun Herald."


Adrian's area of expertise is in Ecological Sustainable Development ESD and ensuring that future designs are respectful of our environment.  His special interest is in the Care Built Environment, namely Child Care, Health Care, Aged Care and Animal Care.


He also has an interest in the Philosophy of Feng Shui both for its practicality and for it's harmonious design principles.  Adrian combines his knowledge of ESD and Feng Shui to enhance his client's Care Projects. 


When studying the ancient philosophy of Feng Shui Adrian attended the classes of the late Grand Master Yap Cheng Hai who was the founder of the Yap Cheng Hai Academy and was considered to be one of the top exponents and Feng Shui consultants in the world. Grand Master Yap was also the creator of the martial art of longevity Yan Shou Gong.  This has lead to Adrian's fascination of the martial arts and becoming an instructor and the proud holder of a black belt in the Korean martial art of Tae-Kwon-Do. Adrian also attended the classes of Feng Shui Consultant Joey Yap.


Adrian has over three decades of experience and knowledge in Design and Construction. During this time he has built a reputation throughout Sydney of being a friendly professional, driven by results and passionate about designing tomorrow's Care Built Environment today.