Habitus House of the Year is out Thursday 12 September and to celebrate the release we gathered the industry’s finest at Gaggenau’s beautiful Melbourne showroom for a sneak peak at the issue ahead of its launch.
There’s no denying that Karen McCartney knows an outstanding piece of residential architecture when she sees one. And it’s not always the biggest, nor the newest.
Where tradition meets innovation, Gaggenau is an inspiring heritage of design excellence. Robert Warner, General Manager of Gaggenau Australia, discusses the exceptional qualities within this year’s Habitus House of the Year selections and the way Gaggenau elevates the heart of the home across the Indo Pacific Region.
From humble beginnings as a furnishing textiles salesman, David Clark has carved himself out a career in the residential design scene that is as lengthy as it is admirably diverse.
Architect Howard Tanner returns to the Habitus House of the Year 2019 jury and this year he’s looking forward seeing sculptural forms, honest connections to surrounding landscapes, and houses that feel lived in.
Architect and design advocate Shelley Penn joins the 2019 Habitus House of the Year Jury and she’s not interested in bells and whistles. Rather, it’s working through fundamental design challenges and optimising the results.
If you can’t believe 12 months has passed since we announced the Habitus House of the Year 2018 – neither can we. In this short period the Habitus team has amassed another 20 residences from the recent 18 months and we’re about to show you what we’ve unearthed.
A night to celebrate and honour the best in architecture and design across the APAC. Here’s what went down at the INDE.Awards Gala this year.