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Every House Should Have A Garden Room

An interstitial entry chamber with a definitive mood gives way to an expansive ‘garden room’ in Nic Brunsdon’s artful addition to this heritage cottage in East Fremantle, Perth.

I Spy A Hidden House

Located in the bushlands of Margaret River, WA, this addition to a family weekender saw Archterra depart from best practice passive design… and reach an auspicious alternative.

These Houses Wholly Embrace The Power Of Place

Harnessing the power of place is to architecture what self-actualisation is to us people. Let’s take a moment to admire these exemplars of self-actualised architecture, uncovered in our hunt for Habitus House of the Year 2020.

5 Façades That Are Not Just A Pretty Face

From perforated metal screening to veils of bamboo, these five houses from Habitus House of the Year 2020 feature façades that are beautifully intricate with intellect to boot.

Good Things Take Time

If ever the phrase ‘it’s about the journey, not the destination’ was applicable to an architectural project, 8m House by Architects’ Creative is it.

A House Designed To Disappear

With a landscape architect and an interior designer for clients and a creatively inclined builder, Davis Architects collaborated closely with stakeholders to realise the vision for this house in Byron Bay.