RALPH BAILEY | Principal Architect

BRISBANE

Ralph Bailey is a Principal Architect at Guymer Bailey Architects and was the joint founder of the company alongside Tim Guymer. With a passion for sustainable design and creating spaces that foster respect for the environment and the surrounding landscape, Ralph was a pioneer in the area of ecotourism and has a proven track record of designing award winning architecture and landscaping in the community, education, corrections, justice and resorts sectors.

1. What is your nickname? Ralphie

2. What is your favourite food? Seafood probably prawns or if fruit Mango

3. Who is your favourite Architect / Designer? Le Corbusier

4. What do you love most about the design profession? The creativity and the fact so many different opportunities are presented to you so you can positively affect peoples lives

5. What professional skill do you most admire in someone? Drawing skill

6. What are you most afraid of? Sharks

7. What’s your favourite building and/or landscape design? Falling Water by Frank Lloyd Wright

8. What would you like to do that you haven’t yet? Visit NW Australia

9. What place is on your bucket list to travel to? Ditto

10. If you were a super hero, who would you be? Superman

11. What super power do you wish you had? To be able to fly

12. If you weren’t an Architect / L. Architect or Interior designer, what would you be? A botanist

13. What is your hobby? Gardening and landscaping

14. What’s your favourite T.V show? David Attenborough nature shows

15. What is your ‘spirit animal’? Eagle