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Vale Kerry Hill AO | ArchiTravel
On behalf of the Australian Institute of Architects, Acting National President Richard Kirk has offered sincere condolences to family, friends and colleagues of Life Fellow Kerry Hill AO following his passing on Sunday 26 August 2018. 'The profession will be deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Kerry Hill. Kerry was one of Australia's most renowned architects and he will be sorely missed by many. 'Kerry started his practice in 1979 in Singapore and in the following decades we saw the creation of a body of work that has come to define tropical modernism in the region. The significance of the work is that it responds sensitively to place through melding the local craft traditions, and cultural and climatic sensibilities of the east, with the technical precision of the modernist traditions. 'Kerry has given us an enduring architectural legacy throughout Asia and Australia and as far afield as Europe and China. 'Kerry received the highest of honours, both professional and civil,