“Along the way, I’ve had a couple of really strong epiphanies of what direction I wanted to take the practice in. I felt like I was searching for something. I knew what work felt like, but I couldn’t see it,” shares William Smart at the milestone celebration of 25 years of Smart Design Studio.
Leopold Banchini is nothing if not internationally mobile. So how does this architect, whose Marramarra Shack has recently been turning heads in Australia and around the world, build authentic connections to places as far apart as Sydney, Lisbon and Bahrain?
Designed by Room 11 and located in an extraordinary wilderness setting, this home is a consummate example of designing for place and people.
With a big impact yet relatively small footprint, Benn+Penna hope this costal house on Sydney’s North Shore can act as a blueprint for appropriate design on Australia’s coastline.
David Barr Architects opens up a heritage-listed Federation house to its spacious, sun-drenched site, transforming it into a modern family residence in the process.
Our Melbourne-based architecture writer and editor, Stephen Crafti, shares an overview of what Victoria brought to the 2019 selection for Habitus House of the Year.