“Constraints and opportunities go hand in hand,” says Bangkok-based architecture writer and regular Habitus contributor, Tonkao Panin.
Our New Zealand-based feet on the ground, architecture writer Andrea Stevens speaks of Habitus House of the Year as a celebration of cultural and artistic diversity through the Region.
Once, Koichi Takada was the student and Kengo Kuma, the master. Now, a new Sydney development has given them opportunity to level the playing the field.
A seasoned architectural writer and former editor, Luo Jingmei shares her unique insights into the Singapore architecture and design scene, and the projects that made the cut for the first ever, Habitus House of the Year initiative.
Jonathan Richards and Kirsten Stanisich have be long-standing and frequently celebrated names associated with the SJB Sydney office. Recently, the duo made the decision to partner together under the new guise, Richards Stanisich
The Melbourne-based architecture writer and editor shares his thoughts on Habitus House of the Year; the significance of the projects he covered for the initiative; and what it adds to the design calendar.
Why is it important for local media to work together in support of local architecture and design? Habitus chats to Rose Onans, editor at The Local Project, about the newly unveiled Habitus House of the Year Initiative.
“It Just Keeps Gaining Confidence”: Habitus House of the Year Judge Karen McCartney on the Emergence of a Regional Design Character
Founding Editor of Inside Out magazine and Habitus House of the Year 2018 judge Karen McCartney explains why Indo-Pacific design is coming into its own.
“Consolidation of identity and an embrace”: Habitus House of the Year Judge Narelle Yabuka on the Narratives of Design Development
Editor of Cubes, Indesignlive.sg and Indesignlive.hk, and Asia Co-Editor for Habitus, Narelle Yabuka discusses new regional approaches to architecture and finding the context in design.
“The House as a Backdrop for Living”: Habitus House of the Year Judge Howard Tanner on the Power of Good Design
Since day one, Habitus has championed the notion of “design as a way of life”. Howard Tanner, a judge of this year’s inaugural Habitus House of the Year program, couldn’t agree more.
“Our role as long-term creative partners is to adapt to – and forecast – our clients changing needs,” says architect Kelvin Ho on the relaunch of his design studio, Akin Atelier.
“More Than Mannerisms of the Day”: Habitus House of the Year Judge Neil Burley on the Importance of Considered Design and Craftsmanship
House of the Year Judge Neil Burley discusses the critical importance of careful planning and craftsmanship.