About Us

Architecture + Design Management

For those with the opportunity and motivation to take on the challenge of building, the architectural project is a uniquely personalised and expressive endeavour. The design and construction process is a collaborative effort – we will work with you to assemble the right team of professionals, with the collective expertise to help you realise the project of your aspirations.

Director

Jason Bailey: BArch (Hons), BA

Jason has been leading the team and designing houses in Auckland and beyond for more than twenty years. His Ponsonby studio is the geographical nucleus of an extensive and diverse built portfolio of renovations and new residences. The aspiration of Jason’s practice is to create personalised architecture which makes an enduring contribution to the built environment.

Team

Our team comprises a diverse collective of passionate architects and designers. We work in an open plan studio environment that fosters collaboration and interaction.

Philip Taylor - BArch (Hons)

Phil studied at Victoria University. He has been working with Jason since 2001, and he has honed his creative and technical skill set during this tenure. Phil has played a key role in the design and documentation of a multitude of our projects, from renovations to beach houses and contemporary urban homes, as well as multi – unit developments, apartment conversions, and social housing. 

 

Pashtrik Hoxha - BArch, RIBA

Pashtrik returned to our team in early 2017 after six years working for architectural practices in London, specialising in restoration work and the modification of listed and classically influenced buildings. During this time in the UK he achieved RIBA registration.

Pashtrik combines this experience with a passion for contemporary design and a commitment to achieving aesthetically refined, practically detailed architecture.

Jaskirat Matharu - NDAT, BAS, M Arch (Prof)

Jas studied at Unitec, graduating with a Bachelor of Architectural Studies and a Master of Architecture.  He has been a part of the Jason Bailey team since 2016.

Jas has forged a key role within the team in the production of consent documentation. He has a keen interest in sustainable architecture and the incorporation of plants within built structures.   

 

 

Kellie Kernohan - BAS, MArch

Kellie studied at Victoria University. She has been with us since 2014, including a satellite stint while living in Sydney during 2016 - 2017. In addition to her design and consent documentation work, Kellie assists many of our clients with their interior architecture in both a consultative and draughting role.     

 

 

Varun Narandas - BAS

Varun graduated with a Bachelor of Architectural Studies from Unitec in 2010. He has been with us since 2016 and throughout this time has been intensively involved with developer housing work, in combination with the documentation of bespoke residential architecture. Additionally, Varun excels in the production of three - dimensional CAD models.

 

 

Jessica Meffin - BAS

Jessica graduated from Unitec with a Bachelor of Architectural Studies in 2010. She has been the friendly voice of the practice since 2014. In combination with her studio management role, Jessica’s skills include scale model construction, Resource Consent reporting, consent lodgements and presentation drawings.