Active Architecture Ltd

Contemporary Sustainable Architecture Solutions

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Active Architecture is back!

Actually we haven't been away, just been busy behind the scenes planning, building, regrouping and re-organising.

About Active Architecture

Active Architecture Ltd has been designing people and environment focused architecture since 2010. Houses and buildings designed around the brief of the owners, the sun, the immediate environment and the occupants themselves producing living, breathing, watertight, energy efficient and healthy environments.

Our Team

Michael Bennington

Michael is the Principal of Active Architecture Ltd. With 24 years experience in residential architecture in the wellington region also enjoys art based personal projects such as WOW wearable arts submissions and electronic music production. Michael is currently enjoying a regression to childhood experimenting with Lego use in abstract art, business development and therapy.

Music Chutimon Boonprasit

Music has been with us since the beginning of 2019, alongside completing her Master degree in Architecture.

Johann Einarsson

After completing his bachelor degree and fourth year in Architecture late 2019, Johann plans to complete the fifth year Master degree in 2021, and has been with us since December 2019.

Yael Seroussi

Yael, has also completed her bachelor in Architecture, and brings extensive experience from other creative disciplines such as app and website design.

What Active Architecture can provide for You

Initial Consultation

We will visit your house or site so we can understand how you live and offer pre-design wisdom and advice so you can get all your planets aligned prior to launching into a project.


Whether it's a small alteration or new house we provide a full design service specific to your requirements.


How the house relates to it's environment is paramount to a healthy home. The sun always comes before style or kitchen tap choice.


We provide full service from feasibility studies, concept design, resource consents, liaison and engagement of sub consultants, consent documentation and submission, to on-site monitoring and administration.

Contact Active Architecture

Ready to complete your next project? We Are! Give us a call or send us an email and we will get back to you as soon as possible!

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