About architecture

We specialize in architecture, town planning and interior design. As professionals, we have the expertise to provide design that is feasible, intelligent, innovative and meet clients’ expectations. Over the years, we have realised a variety of projects across Australia and China – from luxury homes, townhouses, apartments to commercial buildings and urban design for small residential areas.


Effie has completed a Master of Architecture Design and a Bachelor of Architecture Design (Hons) at the University of RMIT. Effie offers a range of skills to assist our clients in planning and managing a variety of property development projects. She takes a considerable amount of time at the start of the process to ensure that we understand our clients' needs. She works closely with all the clients throughout the project, to ensure that any issues or concerns are addressed quickly before they become problems.
Chris is a construction, documentation and data management professional with almost 30 years’ experience. This includes both design documentation and specialist IS roles with more than 15 years working in the information / data management field. With a range of qualifications including a Master of Information Systems, from Swinburne University, Chris knows the challenges that face the data rich construction value chain and works at both business and industry level to provide solutions that increase productivity and value. His industry engagements include ongoing committee work for MelBIM, various presentations at MelBIM, Revic and BILT ( formally RTC), and a major contribution to the “BIM in Practice” series of practice notes for the Australian Institute of Architects and Consult Australia.
Van has brought over 19 years of experience to Mushan Architects with project types ranging from large scale multi-residential, institutional, commercial to smaller scale high end residential developments. Her extensive experience in the residential sector include her involvement in iconic residential skyscrapers such as Prima Pearl ($292M) in by Schiavello/PDG Corp, Victoria One ($350M) in Melbourne CBD by Golden Age Group as well as Flatiron and Valley Building ($600M) in Fortitude Valley by Gurner. With her vast experience in project documentation process, Van also assist in the development and implementation of office standards to ensure successful project delivery, on time and to a high standard.