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Nik Kneale
Landscape Architect, Senior Principal

Contact details:

Tel: +64 3 364 4767


Bachelor of Landscape Architecture (Hons), Lincoln University


Registered Member, NZ Institute of Landscape Architects

About Nik

Nik has a wide range of experience in landscape architecture and urban design, having been a key member of multi-disciplinary teams on significant public space projects throughout New Zealand. Passionate about design Nik has demonstrated skill and expertise in taking projects from concept through its development to detailed design and ensuring that the project is built to an exceptional standard. Many of his projects have received national and international awards.

A team player, Nik is known within interdisciplinary teams for his design innovation, flexibility and understanding of other perspectives.

Throughout his career, Nik has worked with a diverse range of clients, including Councils, Iwi, Government agencies, corporate and private developers and community groups. He has experience working collaboratively with Iwi designers, artists and Rūnanga.

A selection of Nik's projects

Albion Square, Lyttelton >

Avon River Precinct, North and East Frame  >

Baring Square East, Ashburton >

Christchurch Blueprint >

Christchurch Central City Lanes Design Guide >

Foster Recreation Park Masterplan >

London Quay >

Marine Parade Redevelopment >

Mary Potter Apartments - Residential Housing >

New Zealand King Salmon >

Porters Ski Area >

St Margaret’s College Campus Redevelopment >

St Margaret’s College >

Victoria Square restoration >