Nikki is a registered professional architect. She has a Master’s degree in Architecture from the University of Cape Town.
Having gained some work experience at Huneberg Viljoen Architects she joined Open City in 2015 as a candidate architect. With an aptitude for building information modeling software, and having demonstrated a flare for design she has since been promoted to an associate of the firm.
Nikki has a passion for art and design and has travelled extensively. She was selected as an ‘Emerging Creative’ to take part in the 2015 Design Indaba where she presented a series of well-received laser cut hand assembled topographic models.
Easily inspired by her environment and with an eye for beautiful things, Nikki is a naturally creative person. Coupled with her computer software skills Nikki is readily able to translate abstract ideas into pragmatic reality. Sociable and engaging, Nikki finds it easy to build and maintain relationships with clients and contractors alike. She is a problem solver, with an ability to come up with solutions which are both practical and elegant.