Contributor Profile

Paul Haar has been a sole practitioner of architecture for some thirty years. His focus has been on environmentally sustainable design and the revitalization of a community-based housing culture with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders in remote parts of northern Australia.

Paul has a deep understanding of material science, timber construction detailing, land, water and energy systems, over many years has taken a hands-on engagement to the construction and management of his projects. He also mentors and lectures in these fields, has contributed to professional journals and books, and has received thirteen national awards for his work in architectural practice and education.

Occupation
Architecture