rob eaton

ARCHITECT (UK REGISTERED)

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Rob is an Architect with a passion for adaptive reuse, sustainability and socially engaged architecture. He studied Architecture and worked in the UK, graduating his Masters in 2016 and gaining registration in 2018, before moving to Australia in 2020.


Prior to working at KO&Co Architecture, Rob gained exerience in a diverse range of practices across the UK and in Melbourne and Brisbane, including FaulknerBrowns, DSDHA, Kerstin Thompson Architects and Bureau Proberts. This experience covers large scale commercial, multi-residential, educational, public realm and retail projects, across all project stages from inception to construction.

Rob has considerable experience in working with existing heritage buildings, where a high attention to detail at all stages of design is critical. Rob is passionate about creating contextual architecture with high levels of social and sustainable responsibility.

fun facts

ONE OF MY FAVOURITE PLACES IN THE WORLD

My parent's home in England to see all my family, or in Australia Tasmania is a special place

IF I COULD SEE ANY MUSICIAN (PAST OR PRESENT) PERFORM LIVE, IT WOULD BE...

I'd love to go back to David Bowie playing Glastonbury Festival in 1971.

WHEN I'M NOT AT WORK, I'M NORMALLY...

Away camping - hiking, cycling and exploring Australia

MY CHILDHOOD DREAM JOB

A football (soccer) player for my team Tottenham.

IF I WERE A CAR, I WOULD BE...

A Toyota RAV4 hybrid, great for getting out in the country and good for the planet.

IF I WASN'T AN ARCHITECT, I WOULD BE...

Something creative, maybe a graphic designer.

IF I WON A MILLION DOLLARS, I WOULD...

Buy a house for a reno project and go on tour in a campervan round New Zealand.