Donald Holt

Donald is located in Melbourne

He has extensive experience in:

UNITED STATES Six years Senior designer and management of projects including expansion of New York Stock Exchange at SOM

EUROPE Senior designer NATO design competition

AUSTRALIA Senior designer 20 years experience Major institutional and commercial projects

Establishment of HOLT.CLIFFORD/DESIGNERS in 2003 Followed by the establishment of HOLA PROJECTS with Chris Lalogiannis

ASIA Director of BURO and Holt Architects An Architectural practice servicing projects in China including High rise developments in Chengdu and Huizhou, Eco resort developments outside Nanjing.
Consulting on Macau casino developments

HOLA PROJECTS is a multi-disciplinary design practice headed in partnership by the award-winning designer, Donald Holt. The practice has encompassed multi-million dollar, award winning projects to small design intensive developments: where ever strong design and innovation is sought.

Ranging from corporate, institutional to civic developments, Donald has acted as Senior Creative Designer on a variety of significant international projects. His design contributions have garnered prestigious awards on projects including the multiple award winning expansion of the New York Stock Exchange, the new NATO headquarters in Belgium and the Bank of America Trading facility in North Carolina. In Australia, Donald was concept designer on the award winning Commonwealth Law Courts in Melbourne, Australia.

His interest in comprehensive design delivery has extended to the development of product lines for dedicated projects including furniture, hardware, light fittings, wall & ceiling systems, textiles, technology casings & fixtures. This work has been recognised in various design awards including the highly regarded international competition, Bombay Sapphire Design Discovery Award.

Highly regarded as a design leader with multidisciplinary skills, the practice remains one dedicated to innovation and strategic design. Through collaboration and consultation with project specific stakeholders through to the complete delivery from needs assessment to design, management and implementation, Donald Holt has built a responsive design practice as has a pivotal role at HOLA PROJECTS.

Donald is in Melbourne.