At Chalmers Partners, we are obsessively passionate about architecture.
Our mission is to deliver quality architecture in its simplest form.
Chalmers Partners is a small practice with big ideas.
Established in 2017, The idea for Chalmers Partners was born out of a desire to deliver stunning architecture through pushing technology and design beyond what is expected. Our success to date is founded on our relationships and collaborative teamwork. We are strategic and organised with our approach and flexible in our execution.
At Chalmers Partners, we build teams around the projects as required. This means building relationships with our clients, construction specialists and other architects and designers. As a result, our projects always have the right skill set of the team to ensure your projects are delivered on time and on budget. The success of this approach is reflected in the efficiency in which we can deliver projects.
With projects through South East Asia to Australia, Chalmers Partners garners experience from a range of skills and a network of team members suitable for any scale project. Our experience stretches across renovations, new builds, high density residential, retail and office fitout, all the way through to town centre masterplans.
We are client focused. After all, these are your projects and we pride ourselves on delivering work that is truly yours, all delivered through a team of handpicked professionals.
Luke Chalmers is the founding director of Chalmers Partners. He commenced the practice in 2017, in both Brisbane and Tokyo. Growing up in Japan, Luke has an affinity to the Japanese culture and language, the processes of which can be seen in Chalmers Partners’ work.
Luke is responsible for the concept design of most of Chalmers Partners’ projects. He works closely with his clients from project inception to develop clear project scopes and ensures efficient delivery.
Graduating from Queensland University of Technology with a Masters of Architecture, Luke began his career at a small architecture practise in Brisbane, before working with multi-national companies in various roles. His experience included assisting with and overseeing the design and delivery of projects in Australia, South-East Asia, Japan and China, across multiple building typologies.
A published author, Luke has presented papers on Japanese architecture and process driven design in Osaka and Tokyo.
With over 8 years in the industry, William has worked across government, retail, residential and commercial projects. Joining Chalmers Partners in 2019, William is responsible for general management of the projects and project teams.
Williams strength lies in his ability to deliver a clear brief every time and to deliver processes across all stages of the projects.
Our Tokyo office is located a short walk from Suitengu-Mae metro station, in the Nihonbashi district of Tokyo. A light filled, shared space, the office provides our staff with a location to meet, collaborate and work together. Our philosophy of building teams to support each project is reflected in the shared spaces we occupy. We chose the Nihonbashi district to establish ourselves, as it is a hub for collaborative and forward-thinking businesses. Our staff have a passion for good coffee, good beer and better food with Nihonbashi full of craft beer and cafes, our location is perfect for staff meetings, team lunches and meeting with new clients.
Located at 88 Creek Street, Chalmers Partners has the pleasure of occupying space designed by one of Queensland’s most well known and awarded architects. Open plan and modern, the light filled office houses a team of town planners, project managers, design managers and marketing, along with IT and property capital specialists. A truly collaborative space and located central to all of Brisbane’s amenities, 88 Creek Street provides us with the perfect platform to deliver successful projects from start to finish.