Candy Aung | Grieve Gillett + Dimitty Andersen Architects

Candy Aung


Candy is a registered architect with extensive experience in design, documentation and construction of a wide variety of residential, commercial, institutional, correctional, educational and recreational projects. She is also experienced in dilapidation, condition and compliance assessment of heritage-listed buildings.

In 2018, Candy was appointed as an Associate at Grieve Gillett Andersen and is leading many of the correctional rehabilitation facilities as well as education projects in the practice.


Candy is familiar with delivering quality projects within the budget and time constraints. She is organised, thorough and has excellent time management skills, which she is able to apply to all aspects of a project from its initial inception through to project completion. Candy has the ability to work with a variety of consultants, contractors, client groups and other design professionals and is also a good listener. She understands the importance of collaboration which leads to successful projects that meet and frequently exceed client needs and expectations.


Candy is currently the secretary of the Association for Learning Environments (formerly CEFPI), SA Chapter. She also tutors at School of Architecture and Built Environment, The University of Adelaide.

Candy served as Chair for the New Architects Group (NAG), whose aim is to provide a responsive social and information sharing network that addresses the concerns and interests of recent graduates & emerging architects. She was also Chair of the Emerging Architects & Graduates Network (EmAGN) and a councillor on the Australian Institute of Architects, SA Chapter Council.

Candy was awarded 2016 SA Emerging Architect Prize by the Australian Institute of Architects in recognition of her contribution to architectural practice, education, design excellence and community involvement which advances the profession’s role in the public arena.



Adelaide Women's Prison

Mount Gambier Prison

Mobilong Prison

Yatala Labour Prison

Noarlunga TAFE Upgrades

Adelaide Shores Caravan Park Complex – Swimming Pool Upgrade

Goolwa Centenary Hall

Citi Centre Ministerial and Chief Executive Office Fitout

Adelaide Studios

Adelaide Central School of Art

St Lawrence Church Conservation

Brookman Building Access

Goodman Building Dilapidation Survey

Brookman Building Access

BER Schools Projects