Petra Kleegraefe – Director

Petra originally studied interior architecture in Germany before moving to London to work for Maurice Brill Lighting Design (MBLD) on a number of major hospitality, retail and urban landscape projects. She later joined lighting architects Speirs & Major Associates, where she worked on a number of major public and commercial projects.

After moving to Sydney and working for lighting consultants lightmatters and The Design Coalition, Petra subsequently founded her own practice Architectural Lighting Design, where she has completed a large range of projects located in Australia, Europe and Asia.

Petra has qualifications in lighting technology from London’s Southbank University; she is a Professional Member of the Professional Lighting Designers' Association; an Associate Member of the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD); a Member of the International Dark Sky Association; and she lectures in lighting design at the University of New South Wales.

Along with her colleagues at MBLD, Petra was presented with the IALD Award of Excellence for her work on the Finsbury Avenue Square Project in the City of London.