A Fortress Façade Hides a Sumptuous Interior

Functioning as both a family home and a place for office meeting, MCR’s house in Prahran, Melbourne, ‘crosses the line’ on several fronts.

Villa Marittima Puts Minimalism on Nature’s Doorstep

Decades of travel and architecture and 20 years in a mission brown holiday shack held together by silicon convinced architect Robin Williams to be truly adventurous when designing a permanent home with partner Donald Cant at St Andrew’s Beach on Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula.

Lot.1: The Art and the Architecture of Coffee

At Lot.1 – a new café, restaurant and cocktail bar at 20 York Street in Sydney – the coffee swirl has been taken to yet another level and translated into the interior architecture of the space. Rebecca Gross writes.

Bringing Coastal Living into a Beachside Apartment

Sydney design studio CM Studio renovated a chic beachside apartment with a vision to create a space that embodied casual coastal living.

How do You Design For Isolation?

On a remote island with no roads to mainland Australia and not even a local council, it was prefabricated architecture that was the design solution for Lai Cheong Brown.

Skylights: The More the Merrier

Kew House has stood in Melbourne since the 1970s, posing a unique challenge to InBetween Architecture who were tasked with modernising the double storey brick home.

Viva la Kittyhawk: A Bar Inspired by 40s France

The Kittyhawk is a Sydney bar and restaurant designed by AZBcreative, and carrying a powerful personality through its vintage style and electric atmosphere.

A Boutique Vineyard, Rolling Hills and a Big Green Door in WA

Green Door Wines’ cellar door, designed by Archterra’s Paul O’Reilly, has all the robustness, sensuality and spice one might expect from a good bottle of wine. Rebecca Gross writes.

Inner-City Living

Paddington House is a leafy sanctuary in the midst of Sydney, built on the site of an existing 1970s house by Connor and Solomon Architects, and re-interpreting modern terrace living.

Horizon Habitats: It’s a Winner!

This light saturated Sydney home by Mackenzie Pronk, Kaintoch and Arent & Pyke has won the Master Builders Association of NSW Excellence in Housing Award.

The Joy of Living With Good Design

Kate’s House in St. Kilda, Melbourne, designed by Bower Architecture, demonstrates how a home can be a place of comfort, ease and sheer pleasure. Rebecca Gross writes.

The Great Wall of WA

Luigi Rosselli Architects recently won a TERRA Award for The Great Wall of WA, an ambitious structure featuring 12 musterers’ quarters built into a sand dune in the Pilbara region. Leanne Amodeo reports on the project’s award-winning form.

Building Family Ties

RT+Q Architects bring light, space and a family together in a semi-detached residence that makes the most of its site. Olha Romaniuk writes.


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