About Us

Ellivo Architects are experienced Commercial, Mixed-use and Residential architects based in Brisbane, Australia. The Ellivo Architects team has been working together with its local and national clients since 1998.

We are passionate about design, creative with the use of space, and ardent about achieving balance between development goals and architectural outcomes.

To us, great design is only valuable when it is delivered successfully as built form, becomes available as usable space, and provides an impressive yet functional interior. We make it our priority to meet the needs of those who build, lease and buy so that spaces are more than just aesthetically pleasing architecture. We pride ourselves on “designing success”.


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The Detail Driven Demographic

February 22, 2017

As the tide of investors moves out of the market, the owner occupiers become more visible on the surface. I caught up with Paul Barratt … read more


Facade Wars: The Council Strikes Back BCC seeks better design outcomes by conditioning architects to certify for design compliance Written by Scott Whiteoak (Director, Ellivo … read more


Ellivo’s 4 Days in Singapore

September 13, 2016

Just last month, 18 excited Ellivians embarked on a whirlwind study tour to Singapore, immersing themselves in a smorgasbord of world-class tropical architecture. To experience … read more


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No.1 ( the journey begins )

February 14, 2017

No.1 ( the journey begins ) It’s February, and 2017 is truly amongst us. Over the past 6 months we’ve been discovering ways to make … read more



February 13, 2017

MONDAY VISITOR // Dexter was very well-behaved during our exciting workshop this morning with @autumn.studio WEDNESDAY ARCHER // Thanks to Aspect Property Group for showing … read more

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February 03, 2017

Impressive detail in these scale models made for an upcoming project.