Ava Priest

heritage consultant / architecture graduate

Ava joined Archifact – Architecture & Conservation Limited in 2024 after completing her Bachelor of Architecture Degree at Te Herenga Waka/Victoria University of Wellington achieving the Deans List in 2022.

Ava had worked for Richard Priest Architect since 2021 working on multiple projects with clients in New Zealand and Fiji gaining experience through site visits, client meetings, draughting architectural drawings, building consent documentation and overall design input.

Living overseas for some of her earlier life, her love of heritage buildings drew her to conservation architecture and our team with the added bonus of another Revit competent Heritage Consultant within our practice.

Projects worked on 2024:

  • 1 Grey Street Wellington, research and assisting Adam Wild
  • The Strand Arcade – Design & Documentation ongoing
  • University of Auckland B216 – Design & Documentation
  • Heritage Assessments
  • Special Character and Streetscape Assessments