Very conservatively speaking, any architect would have at least one experience where they are yearning to try something – an unconventional layout, a modified detail, even a new material – only to be firmly told ‘no’ by their client.
See Through House, designed by Singapore Architecture Design Company Wallflower Architecture + Design, inadvertently showcases environmental conservation efforts in architecture by way of protected Tembusu trees found on site.
Given the brief of creating a family their dream home, Wallflower Architecture + Design spared no expenses creating the ultimate light and airy space, perfect for entertaining both parents and kids.
Renovating a heritage home is never an easy task, particularly when the house has a rich aesthetic and history of being an inter-war period home. Tasked with reimagining the residence as a contemporary, multi-generational home, Lai Cheong Brown took the challenge head on.
Architecture firm DKO teamed up with property developer Milieu to create a series of townhouses in Melbourne’s Preston with the aim of creating boutique architecturally designed homes for the growing suburb.
A young couple expecting to start a family had bought a small plot of land in Melbourne’s busy Prahran, presenting a challenge of how to make the most of an intimate space.
Smart Design Studio took the challenge of renovating the old Harbour Master’s House into a residence suitable for contemporary living. For Sydney Open 2016, design lovers now have the opportunity to take a look inside.
A handshake with the past; a composition of concrete, steel and glass – this residential build in Freeman’s Bay, Auckland strikes a unique balance between the indoors and out.
The Frame House by Carr Design Group is a steel, black modernist-inspired statement that presents a very different face to the world than its neighbours.