RoofingRheinzink pre-weathered zinc.
External wallsRammed earth walls by Earth Structures Group.
Internal wallsPre-aged recycled blue gum from Australian Architectural Hardwoods.
Windows and doorsSeasoned blackbutt windows and doors in Cutek Extreme finish and recycled blue gum doors in Cabothane finish, all by Bakers Joinery; Chant Hardware brass flushbolts from Access Hardware.
FlooringHoned concrete in salt-and-pepper finish.
LightingAll lighting from Electrolight Australia.
KitchenSub-Zero fridge; Wolf oven; Brodware Yokato tapware in matt black.
BathroomBrodware Yokato tapware in matt black; Earp Bros Lagos Azul hexagonal floor tiles; Maximum porcelain panels in ‘Taxos’.
M3architecture took inspiration from a labyrinthian library featured in a children’s book for the design of this research and learning centre at Brisbane Girls Grammar School.
A new gallery for the Indigenous art collective Martumili Artists, designed by Officer Woods Architects, is proving to be an important cultural facility for the small community of Newman in Western Australia.
A subtle arrangement of garden courtyards creates an oasis of greenery at the Courtyard House by Figr Architecture.
The spirit and character of a modest postwar bungalow have been retained and celebrated by its architect-owner, who has reconnected the home to its backyard.
Sam Crawford Architects has restored and extended a weatherboard cottage towards views of a heritage-listed Moreton Bay fig tree in the backyard.
Textural, architecturally sparse and experimental, Dilettante’s new flagship store in Perth, designed by Ohlo Studio, celebrates the theatrical and subversive presentation of clothing that the brand is known for.
A collaboration between an architect, a composer and an artistic director, The Piano Mill by Conrad Gargett is simultaneously a building, a site-specific artwork and “a mega instrument.”
A carefully considered rebuilding of a coastal semidetached home by Jason Gibney Design Workshop.
A recently completed house in the northern beaches of Sydney designed by Glenn Murcutt has been listed for sale.
Twelve projects in this category have advanced to the 2017 Houses Awards.
38 projects in this category have advanced to the 2017 Houses Awards.
Thirty-nine projects in this category have advanced to the 2017 Houses Awards.
Across nine categories, 169 projects and seven emerging practices have been shortlisted in the 2017 Houses Awards.
Twenty-three projects in this category have advanced to the 2017 Houses Awards.
The heritage-listed AMP tower in Sydney’s Circular Quay, which broke the city’s height limits to become Australia’s tallest building in 1962, will be refurbished by JPW.
Denton Corker Marshall has been appointed to design a new pedestrian and cycle bridge in Hobart that will connect two of the city’s most significant public spaces.