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Elana Castle

Elana Castle

Elana Castle is an architect, writer and photographer. She has spent her time traveling and working across the globe with stints in New York City, Cape Town, Sydney and currently resides once more in New York City. In 2009, she established STUDIO e* as a framework for her architecture, writing and photography and in 2012 she went on to co-found Castle + Beatty, an architecture and interiors photography business with an editorial edge.

Stories By Elana

A Cave-Like Abode In Cottesloe

Vodka Palace by Marcus Browne Architect is a cave-like spatial experience with a material palette that nods to the brutalist vernacular of Cottesloe, Perth.

Sook Kim Focuses On The Details

Sook Kim undertook an architectural student exchange from Seoul to the Queensland University of Technology – and ended up staying.

David Hansford Is A Pragmatist

Brisbane-based architect of DAH Architecture, David Hansford, is interested in the psychology of people and how they interact and inhabit a space.