Our team of Peeps
CARLY BARRETT - DIRECTOR
Carly is a registered architect with over ten year's experience in Architecture, Interior Design, Landscape Architecture and Urban Design. In 2014 Carly established project857 with Stephen Corns as a collaborative design office with a focus on delivering high quality projects and a goal to exceed client expectations. In 2011, Carly was awarded the Dulux Study Tour Prize, a national prize for emerging architects and in 2013, was also the recipient of the WA Emerging Architects prize for an “outstanding contribution to local architecture”. Carly is also the Creative Director of Open House Perth which is a yearly architecture and design festival which seeks to promote the importance of good design in our city.
STEPHEN CORNS - DIRECTOR
Stephen has almost 15 years experience in practicing architecture in both Western Australia and the United Kingdom. His range of experience across design, documentation and delivery makes him an excellent all-rounder and a fantastic asset to the practice. His keen eye for detail, and role in design review help project857 to deliver design concepts that can be realistically implemented in small, medium and large scale projects.
BEC WARGER - OHP MANAGER, CoEDITORIAL DIRECTOR + MORE
Bec has been with project857 from the start. Her knowledge of software, social media, squarespace and wordpress have been utilised in various office research and event projects. As a key driver of the Design inWA project Bec is making her mark promoting local architecture and design across various media whilst project managing the Open House Perth event.
ROHAN WHITE - SENIOR architectural DESIGNER
Rohan has over 10 years experience in Residential, Commercial and Hospitality Projects. Rohan has extensive local experience as a project architect on small, medium and large scale projects. His understanding of local councils and construction methodologies is invaluable to the project857 team.
LAUREN LENZ - GRADUATE ARCHITECT
While Lauren recently graduated from the University of Western Australia, she has a number of years in the industry including time spent with a Quantity Surveyor. We are super lucky she has joined as a great young designer and assisting with cost plans and material research.
RACHAEL CARTER – INTERIOR DESIGNER
Having worked for some of WA's most respected design companies, Rachael has extensive experience in the design and documentation of both small and large scale interior spaces. She prides herself on respecting the individual nature of each project and understanding how to connect spaces and people. Rachael works out of Brazil where she coordinates design-build projects with local communities.
DARCY + Lilly CORNS - STYLE MAKERs
Darcy and Lilly are the youngest members of the project857 team. One is a fur baby, the other is a baby baby. Both are the heart and soul of project857, and provide us with extra meaning to our work. Darcy the fur baby has also been junior ambassador to Open House Perth since 2015.