the SPACE for aspiring architects

Portico offers:

  • Information about architecture career pathways, including
  • Information and articles to expand your architectural knowledge in Portico Journal;
  • Tools to support you in developing your unique architecture skillset and career;
  • Courses to support your unique pathway (coming soon!)

Portico believes in aspiring architects who:

  • care deeply about the places we inhabit; 
  • are engaged with changing technological, social, climatic and material processes;
  • value openness, communication and collaboration in their work and relationships; and
  • want to use their skills and talents with energy, passion, and freedom.

Portico was established by New Zealand-based Architect, Teaching Fellow, and writer, Sophie Hamer.