Practice Profile


  • Established in 1989 by Riccardo Zen with a commitment to innovative sustainable architecture
  • Extensive experience producing energy and water efficient buildings in urban, rural and coastal locations

Professional Memberships

  • Registered with Architects Registration Board of Victoria
  • Member of Royal Australian Institute of Architects (RAIA)


  • A team of individuals dedicated to designing buildings with minimal ecological impact. Our commitment to sustainable architecture has earned us respect within the architecture and building industries, from various levels government and in the general community.  


  • Residential, community, government, and commercial projects 
  • In-house Ecologically Sustainable Design service 
  • Accredited First Rate and AccuRate house energy ratings 
  • Accredited Green Star professional available for relevant projects 
zen architects
135 St Georges Road
North Fitzroy
Victoria 3068

ph (03) 9482 3504
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