Sean Godsell was born in Melbourne in 1960. After graduation he worked in London at the studio of Dennis Lasdun and in 1994 he opened a studio in his native city. He has lectured around the globe and taught in Australia and Italy. He has exhibited in many situations, including at the Milan Triennale and the Venice Biennale. His project “Future Shack” for an emergency refuge has appeared at the Cooper Hewitt Design Museum di New York.