Architecture

A core focus of Habitus Living is showcasing incredible residential architecture. Through our editorial lens, we highlight awe-inspiring residential building design and interiors. Be captivated by architectural house design from around Australia, New Zealand and the Asia Pacific. These are homes carefully selected to illustrate architecture that is clever, ingenious and unexpected.

Living in a kaleidoscope of light

The paradox of House Under Shadows is that in creating sporadic darkness, the building in…

A holiday sanctuary

Corke Design Studio’s beachy getaway brings a distinctly Japanese aesthetic to The Great Ocean Road.

Unearthing the liminal

Searching for new ways to tap into the senses, Aēsop Pitt Street has launched a…

Modern yet sentimental

Honouring the urban context and heritage of this Brunswick terrace, Kuzman Architecture has reinvigorated this…

Walnut House is a restrained rural retreat

Adam Kane Architects responds to a rural site with a heightened understanding of the natural…

Layers of beige

Behind this apartment’s pared-back interior is a well-curated home that prioritises thoughtful design details.

At home in a landscape of earth and sky

Perched in Sahyadri Hills, a mountain range on the outskirts of the busy metropolis of…

An “aqueous” home fused with sustainability

An experimental “aqueous” concrete façade curves fluidly around Brush House, a Melbourne family home designed…

Reviving a rare walk-up apartment with timeless design

Following a significant renovation, this 1960s walk-up on Moulmein Road, Singapore, is now an airy…

More than a glasshouse

Vipha House by Anonym Studio welcomes the presence of light and nature in architecture that…

A Modern Kitchen for a ‘Caribbean Colonial’ Oasis

Designer Kate Walker’s Biscayne demonstrates how choosing the right appliances can help turn a dated…

A Modern Embodiment of Traditional Hong Kong

On one of the world's most populous islands, the ample living and recreation spaces of…