Peter Davies is a writer and editor based in Melbourne. He has an enduring interest in language, culture, art and architecture and has worked on publishing projects in design, education and the legal sector. A former managing editor at Architecture Media, he currently works in publishing and communications for the Victorian Government. He has qualifications in journalism, arts management, editing, and media law. He is currently undertaking a master of applied linguistics at the University of Melbourne.
Featuring crisp geometry, simple spatial arrangements and rigorous detailing, this lean timber-clad home was designed by Noxon Giffen for sustainability, comfort and a strong connection to the landscape.
The Fat Duck’s time in Melbourne may be over but Bates Smart has transformed the space into Dinner by Heston Blumenthal, a permanent restaurant at Crown Melbourne inspired by historic British gastronomy.