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Urban Strategist

Michelle Tabet

Michelle Tabet is an experienced urban strategist, working at the intersection of creative strategy and urban planning. Having spent her life living in and experiencing some of the world’s most vibrant cities, Tabet understands the important role innovation and strategic placemaking play in shaping successful urban environments. In 2015, Michelle was selected as one of the Joint Creative Directors for the Australian Exhibition at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale, representing Australian design and exploring the concept of ‘The Pool’ as a lens through which to explore Australian cultural identity.


“Everyone experiences architecture whether they think of it as such or not. It is our duty as architects and professionals in this arena to engage the wider public in a discussion about spaces and places that they can relate to, thus embedding architecture into our daily lives.”