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CV - Johan Christoph Malan

POSITION: Director

QUALIFICATIONS:

MPhil (environmental management) University of Johannesburg
B Arch (cum laude), University of Pretoria
 
REGISTRATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS:
SA Council for the Architectural Profession (No. 4344)
The South African Institute of Architects (No. 5183)
Pretoria Institute for Architecture (No MA0223)
Urban Design Institute of South Africa (No M014)
 
SOME RECENT PROJECTS

Master Planning and design for $100 million institutional headquarters, (Project Architect)

Pretoria Inner City Renewal Project, Tshwane, (Urban Design collaboration with Arup International)

New high security complex for the Bank of Botswana, Gaborone, (Joint Project Architect)

New Kitchens and Staff Canteens (5 sites) for BMW South Africa (Project Architect)

Ekurhuleni Civic Precinct Development and Urban Design, Germiston (Project principal)

University of Pretoria Student Housing: 640 beds (joint project architect)

New Council Chamber and Civic Headquarters for Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality (Project Architect: Award of Merit)

Mpumalanga Government Complex (Collaboration in detail design: steel & timber systems; Award of Merit)

Integrated Development Plan for Marabastad, Pretoria (Urban Design team leader: Project Award Winner; Green Trust Award finalist))

Colosseum Hotel, Pretoria (Design & Project Architect)

Alexandra Health Clinic extensions (Community-based work: Design & Project Architect)

PROFICIENCY IN LANGUAGES:
Very fluent in writing speaking and reading: English, Afrikaans, German
Fluent in: French

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:


2013
Registration as an Urban Designer with Urban Design Institute of South Africa
Collaboration and evaluation: Melbourne-Pretoria "travelling studio" workshop, Pretoria

2007 - 2009
Master degree studies in Environmental Management at University of Johannesburg

2005
Founding Director of Co-Arc International Architects Inc
Appointed to the Habitat Committee, South African Institute for Architecture (ongoing)

2004
Final Year Thesis Examiner: Department of Architecture, University of Pretoria
Co-opted to chair the Habitat Portfolio, Pretoria Institute for Architecture (ongoing)

2003
Co author, editor and publication of a monograph on the Northern Cape Legislature “Building an African Icon”
Certificate Course in Building for Sustainability, (Cum Laude), (University of Pretoria)

2002
Member of the Jury for the South African Architectural Student of the Year awards.

2001
Publication of the book “The Making of an African Building: The Mpumalanga Provincial Government Complex” (co-authored with Patrick McInerney)

2000
Finalist: 2000 Nedbank/ Mail & Guardian Green Trust Awards for Integrated Urban Design, Marabastad, Pta.1999SA
Architecture Project Award for outstanding achievement in Urban Design for the Integrated Urban Design, Marabastad, Pretoria.

1997
Architectural tour of Europe, with special focus on architecture and urbanism in the rebuilding of Berlin

1996
Appointed Associate Partner to Meyer Pienaar Architects.

1994 - 1995
Trips to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia & Cairo, Egypt (as Project Architect: H.R.H. Prince Bandar Al Faisal residence)

1992
Special mention Everite Facades Design Challenge.

1989
Joined Meyer Pienaar Smith Moren in Johannesburg.

1988 - 1989
Gap Year: Extended travels supported through various jobs in Europe.

1987 - 1988
Moved to Bloemfontein: Year-long employment as architect in Botshabelo Township (for BKB Architects).

1987
Junior Architect: Stucke Harrison Architects, Pretoria.

1983 - 1986
Part-time Architectural Assistant on restoration projects (with Holm & Holm Architects).

1981 - 1986
B Arch (Cum Laude) (University of Pretoria).
Awarded academic merit bursaries (Pretoria University).
Transvaal Provincial Institute of Architects prize for best final year thesis.