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Sketchbook of an Arkitrek Intern


Part II of Simon Feather’s sketchbook: recording the research, development and decisions made by the design/build team of architecture students for the Arkitrek Camp SAFE 2013…

Phillip Bongomin’s Blog

Phillip Bongomin on the value of an architectural career break with Arkitrek

“If I’m honest, I’d say I’d personally accomplished more in the last 6 months than I have in the previous 3 years.” Phillip Bongomin’s feedback on the value of an architectural career break with Arkitrek.

Arkitrek Office Retreat, 2014

Arkitrek Office

With far too much work and not enough time on beaches, the Arkitrek office uprooted to Maliangin Island for a 3 day retreat. The objective; to discuss Arkitrek marketing, business development and to strengthen office bonds. Here’s how it went… (Sadly, we were missing Rahim, who had commitments in KK)

Sketchbook of an Arkitrek Intern


Simon Feather worked with Arkitrek in 2013/ 2014, first on an Arkitrek Camp and subsequently as a site architect on the SAFE project. He kept a series of beautiful sketches, recording his perception and philosophy of design and the natural environment…

Eco-Architect In A Disaster Zone


Arkitrekkers: Simon Feather, Kate Neilsen, Phillip Bongomin and Jonathan Dolan inadvertently booked their holiday in a disaster area. Instead of cancelling, they decided to find a way to make themselves useful.