Creative director, K&CO
K&CO is led by Kasia Wydrowski, a creative director with over 19 years of local and international industry experience. Bringing together a solid knowledge of idea-based brand building, coupled with a passion for art direction across: fashion, lifestyle, retail, luxury and corporate. Kasia has worked as Creative Director in renowned studios (Futurebrand, Interbrand, EVD, Frost, Eskimo and Designworks) and independently.
Across clients such as Westfield, QIC, AMP Capital, Herringbone, Willow, Marcs, Oroton, Saba, Sunseeker David Lawrence, Stockland and recently Roberts Pizzarotti brand identity. Always aspiring to the highest design standards, and collaboration with selected creative teams to produce the best and most effective results. Kasia brings an aesthetic sensitivity to every project, coupled with design execution expertise and client transparency.
Guided by strategic insight and intuition - borne out of experience, Kasia brings a solid knowledge of idea-based brand building in her quest for fresh and influence-making ideas. Kasia Wydrowski has a proven record creating distinctive brands for clients with a desire to transform and create a greater impact through design.
Co-founder and director, Neeson Murcott Architects
Rachel Neeson formed Neeson Murcutt Architects Pty Ltd with her late partner Nicholas Murcutt in 2004, and has recently been joined by Stephen Neille, formerly Pendal + Neille in Perth.
The work of Neeson Murcutt Architects Pty Ltd has been recognised locally and internationally through publications, exhibitions and awards. It is one of few smaller practices to have been awarded the highest professional accolade across diverse categories – public architecture, urban design, interior, heritage, education and residential architecture.
Rachel studied architecture at the University of Sydney, graduating with the University Medal in 1993. She was awarded the Board of Architects 2002 Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship and completed a Masters of Architecture in Barcelona. She is currently Adjunct Professor at the University of Sydney.
BREE VAN REYK
Percussionist, drummer, composer and sound artist
Bree van Reyk is an Australian percussionist, drummer, composer and sound artist.
Her extensive touring, recording and composing career to date has seen her work with artists as diverse as Paul Kelly, Holly Throsby, Susanna Hoffs (The Bangles), the Australian Chamber Orchestra, Ensemble Offspring, Synergy Percussion, The Letter String Quartet, Shaun Parker Company, Bell Shakespeare, Sydney Dance Company, the Museum of Contemporary Art (Sydney) and fashion designer Bianca Spender.
With visual artist Lauren Brincat, Bree has created works for Performance Space, GOMA, AGNSW, MCA, MONA FOMA, and Next Wave. Bree created the sound/music installation for The Pool - Australia's exhibition at the Australian Pavilion at the Venice Biennale 2016, and was Artist in Residence at the Campbelltown Arts Centre in 2015.