Architects and designers are responding to the trend for pattern, texture and colour in the bathroom with bathroom tiles that are talking points.
These kitchens from the inaugural Habitus House of the Year selection showcase a space that is not only open and inviting, but clever in their design, configuration and use of natural light.
In case you missed it – though we’re not sure how you could have – Sydneysiders and the design community have vehemently rallied in support of Louise Herron, CEO of the Sydney Opera House, and her efforts to protect the integrity of Australia’s most iconic piece of architecture.
The story of this collaboration between Koskela and the Yolngu weavers of Elcho Island Arts in Arnhem Land began over a decade ago. We speak to Sasha Titchkosky of Koskela and Judy Manany, one of Elcho Island Art’s weavers, about what they all gain from the project, which is still going strong today.
The next time you want to make the most of your space, look up. If you have a suitably high ceiling, loft spaces may just be the way to go.
Maximilian Büsser is a legend in the watchmaking world. The Swiss entrepreneur is the founder of the avant-garde designer watch brand MB&F. Before this, Büsser served as CEO of Harry Winston Rare Timepieces and a senior manager at Jaeger-LeCoultre, and brings decades of watchmaking expertise and passion to his world-renowned company. Habitus chats design, working on your passions, and the art of creating beauty.
In the second edition in a 3-part series exploring Indigenous collaborations, we look at a recent project by Trent Jansen and Mangkaja Arts Resource Agency in Fitzroy Crossing.
The constraints of early Australian housing typologies encourage architects to thinking creatively about how to respectfully adapt them for modern-day living.
Minnie Pwerle was one of the most celebrated Indigenous artists of her time, at the peak of her career when Designer Rugs launched her ‘Atnwengerrp’ collection, their first range with an Indigenous artist. We speak to artist agent Jenny Hillman, who was instrumental in bringing this collaboration about.
Clinton Cole thinks that the architecture industry has fundamentally twisted priorities. Habitus talks true sustainability with the principal of architecture and construction firm CPlusC.
There’s no such thing as a one-size-fits-all bathroom solution, but the very best designs incorporate certain elements that can make the outcome nothing less than perfect.
As the director of The Colour Collective and DNA Designs, Nadine Donazzan has been a driving force of the interior design industry for over a decade. Being an expert colourist and designer, Nadine explores colour destinations and conducts workshops that open our eyes to one of the great wonders of the world: the magic of colour.
Flexibility, colour temperature and well-designed fittings are all important considerations in kitchen lighting, where getting it right comes down to establishing a balance of all three.
A connection to the outdoors is highly desirable in any bathroom design. Habitus looks at three projects that blur the boundaries between inside and outside in understated yet effective ways.