Architecture is the perfect combination of creative expression and technical skill. To me, the most beautiful spaces appear the simplest, enhanced by a refined palette of materials and underpinned by a thorough design process. We are passionate about what we do and the exceptional team at Tzannes takes great pride and meticulous care in all aspects of each design.

Amy Dowse


BArch (Hons I), BDes (Arch)

Initially joining Tzannes in 2005, Amy Dowse returned in 2016 after gaining a wide range of experience at leading practices of various sizes in Australia and internationally. She became a director in 2021.

Continually striving to advance the design process, Amy is a strategic thinker with a considered and thorough approach to all aspects of a project, as well as an understanding of the bigger picture. Her leadership, collaborative spirit and her agility in applying wide-ranging skills to projects, the practice and the advancement of the industry has gained her the trust of clients, stakeholders and teams alike.

Approachable and with strong interpersonal skills, Amy is committed to the ethical practice management of the studio as well as the growth and development of staff. Amy will lead the practice into the future.

Key Projects

  • DHA Guidelines

  • AAR Phillip Street

  • Knox on Bowman and Distillery Hill