Spectacular architectural pavilions are big crowd-pleasers, but critics claim they’re running out of control.
In case you missed it – though we’re not sure how you could have – Sydneysiders and the design community have vehemently rallied in support of Louise Herron, CEO of the Sydney Opera House, and her efforts to protect the integrity of Australia’s most iconic piece of architecture.
A child of the left wing intelligentsia, Penelope Seidler was never just the wife of one of Australia’s most notable architects. We visit her at the home she and Harry designed.
Sydney-born Carl Pickering is one half of Rome practice, Lazzarini Pickering Architetti with his partner of 35 years, Claudio Lazzarini. Frequently spotted around the Eastern Suburbs, we recently caught up with the man behind the iconic Bondi Icebergs restaurant.
Ahead of Edward Barber’s Australian visit to launch Barber Osgerby’s Pacific chair for Vitra, we caught up with Ed and Jay – in the backseat of a black cab on the way from their East End office to give a lecture at the V&A. It’s not just London cabbies who have The Knowledge…