RoofingColorbond Ultra sheets in ‘Surfmist’ and ‘Woodland Grey’.
External wallsCement-rendered cavity brick in Dulux AcraTex; Design Pine weatherboard cladding; CSR Cemintel Barestone fibre cement sheets; Western red cedar battens with Cutek Extreme oil finish.
Internal wallsGyprock plasterboard in Dulux Enviro2 ‘Natural White’.
Windows and doorsAlspec Hawkesbury Commercial Multi-Fold Doors, black anodized; Western red cedar windows in Cutek Extreme oil finish; recycled ironbark sills from Australian Architectural Hardwoods.
FlooringNash Timbers American oak flooring in Feast Watson tung oil finish; recycled ironbark stairs from Australian Architectural Hardwoods.
LightingWAF Ceiling pendant by Asaf Weinbroom; Lighting Partners Australia Logan Series ceiling-mounted spotlights.
KitchenFisher and Paykel fridge; Westinghouse cooktop and oven; Qasair rangehood; Miele dishwasher; custom concrete island bench by Concreative; Silestone Blanco Zeus Extreme benchtop; Sussex Scala sink mixers.
BathroomViridian mirror (ensuite); Apaiser Globe stone basins in ‘Graphite’; Toto Neorest Ex toilet (guest and ensuite); Sussex Scala basin mixer and shower/bath mixer; Amerind vanity drawers with American oak veneer; Silestone Blanco Zeus Extreme benchtop with integrated basin; Methven shower rail.
Heating and coolingLocker Group horizontal metal screen shading, powdercoated in Dulux matt black; Big Ass Fans Haiku ceiling fan.
This “open and transparent” addition is tucked neatly behind a weatherboard house, taking inspiration from the client’s love of modernism and fond memories of growing up in a Merchant Builders home.
A theatrical reworking of an existing townhouse uses colour and contrast to boldly define the series of spaces.
Representing the socially conscious ideologies of its designers, this cleverly stitched-together, barn-like family home is “engaging, honest and refreshingly straightforward.”
Crone Architects’ addition to the civic precinct of Orange in New South Wales is a highly refined building and suite of generous public spaces that “grow” out of the landscape and connect seamlessly with the existing pedestrian network.
This converted warehouse project responds to increasing housing density with quality spatial thinking. The design of the townhouse insertions respects the original structure’s heritage while adding a new layer of function and detail.
Two new towers by Candalepas Associates, the hotel QT Melbourne on Russell Street and the AHL Headquarters on George Street in Sydney, complement the existing fabric of the city with compositional finesse.
DesignOffice has teamed up with the owners of famed Melbourne cafes Top Paddock and The Kettle Black to turn a cavernous former power station into a refined and welcoming all-day dining venue in the CBD.
Robust, tactile and honest, the design of this new house responds instinctively to its setting, celebrating the human experience and artisanal values.
An increased number of practices are underpaying architects, while the gender pay gap persists, the latest salary survey by ACA suggests.
The Australian Institute of Architects announced the winners of the 2017 Western Australian Architecture Awards on Friday, June 23, at the Crown Towers II Ballroom.
Two Australian houses are among 15 projects worldwide which have been shortlisted in Architectural Review’s 2017 AR House awards.
The Australian Institute of Architects has announced the winners of the 2017 Queensland Architecture Awards.
The John Wardle Architects-designed Northumberland development will financially contribute to affordable housing and help homeless people.
Open House Melbourne is returning for its tenth year, with a program packed full of old and new architecture, stimulating talks, film screenings, workshops and more.
The winners of the 2017 Tasmanian Architecture Awards have been announced in Hobart.
Lend Lease has appointed Foster and Partners to design a 263-metre-tall office tower in Sydney’s Circular Quay.