Our Houses: The Terrace House

Two architects and their clients share their stories of how they transformed traditional inner-city terrace houses into homes that reflect the way we live today.

Juliet Moore of Edwards Moore will discuss the Light Box, a terrace house in Melbourne’s Carlton North that has been reconsidered as a set of connected spaces to make it feel bigger and brighter.

Shaun Carter of Carterwilliamson Architects will explore how the Light Cannon House in Sydney’s Annandale was reconfigured from a small and narrow home into a cathedral-like spatial experience.

Light Box and Light Cannon House are both featured in the new book The Terrace House: Reimagined for the Australian Way of Life, published by Thames and Hudson and edited by Cameron Bruhn and Katelin Butler.

The Terrace House celebrates the enduring appeal of these well-loved buildings. The book can be pre-ordered at the event.

Wednesday 28 October
6.00–8.00 pm
Cost: $30 (includes a copy of Houses magazine). Purchase tickets here.

Our Houses: The Terrace House is presented by Houses magazine in partnership with Domo Collections.

Event details
Date
Wednesday, 28 Oct 2015 Past event
Location
Domo Collections
188 Oxford Street,  Paddington,  NSW  2021,  Australia
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