Darren Cooper

  • Architectural Technician
  • National Diploma in Architectural Technology

Darren brings his cheery brand of detailing as an architectural technician to the VIA studio. He has nine years’ experience in New Zealand working on residential, multi-residential, and retail/commercial projects and over three years’ experience in Australia working on aged care facilities and residential volume building.

With significant experience on site, Darren has a unique ability to conceptualise the bigger picture, whilst honing in on the detail. He is skilled at coordination, detailing and pulling together cohesive sets of drawings. A laser focus on quality control enables him to deliver a high standard of documentation and be a reliable support to the wider project team.

His portfolio includes the award winning Hobsonville Point Squadron Lane residential development (NZIA category winner).

Favourite holiday destination?

The Andalusia region in southern Spain – exploring the incredible Hispano-Moorish architecture and the influence it has on the local culture.