Houses, August 2019

Houses, August 2019

Houses

The best contemporary residential architecture, with inspirational ideas from leading architects and designers.

In Profile

Will Fung and Tina Engelen at the CO-AP studio in Sydney.
People | David Clark | 18 Nov 2019

Modernism of a contemporary kind: The houses of CO-AP

The distinct yet complementary methods of CO-AP Architects principals Tina Engelen and Will Fung are united in the work by the practice, bridging design generations to make a marked contribution to Australian architecture.

Preview

Houses 129.
Preview | Katelin Butler and Gemma Savio | 27 Jul 2019

Houses 129 preview

Introduction to Houses 129.

Awards

Daylesford Longhouse by Partners Hill.
Award | Houses Awards Jury 2019 | 26 Jul 2019

2019 Houses Awards: Australian House of the Year

Daylesford Longhouse by Partners Hill is winner of the award for Australian House of the Year in the 2019 Houses Awards.

Bay Guarella House by Peter Stutchbury Architecture.
Award | Houses Awards Jury 2019 | 26 Jul 2019

2019 Houses Awards: New House under 200m2

Bay Guarella House by Peter Stutchbury Architecture is the winner of the award for New House Under 200m2 in the 2019 House Awards.

Daylesford Longhouse by Partners Hill.
Award | Houses Awards Jury 2019 | 26 Jul 2019

2019 Houses Awards: New House over 200m2

Daylesford Longhouse by Partners Hill is the winner of the Award for New House over 200m2 in the 2019 Houses Awards.

House in Darlinghurst by Tribe Studio.
Award | Houses Awards Jury 2019 | 26 Jul 2019

2019 House Awards: House Alteration and Addition under 200m2

House in Darlinghurst by Tribe Studio is the winner of the Award for House Alteration and Addition under 200m2 in the 2019 Houses Awards.

Brisbane Riverbank House by Owen Architecture
Award | Houses Awards Jury 2019 | 26 Jul 2019

2019 Houses Awards: House Alteration and Addition over 200m2 – joint winner

Brisbane Riverbank House by Owen Architecture is joint winner of the Award for House Alteration and Addition over 200m2 in the 2019 Houses Awards.

Teneriffe House by Vokes and Peters.
Award | Houses Awards Jury 2019 | 26 Jul 2019

2019 Houses Awards: House Alteration and Addition over 200m2 – joint winner

Teneriffe House by Vokes and Peters is joint winner of the Award for House Alteration and Addition over 200m2 in the 2019 Houses Awards.

The Bae Tas by Work by Liz and Alex.
Award | Houses Awards Jury 2019 | 26 Jul 2019

2019 Houses Awards: Apartment or Unit

The Bae Tas by Work by Liz and Alex is the winner of the award for Apartment or Unit at the 2019 Houses Awards.

Whynot St Pool and Carport by Kieron Gait Architects with Dan Young Landscape Architect
Award | Houses Awards Jury 2019 | 26 Jul 2019

2019 Houses Awards: Garden or Landscape

Whynot St Pool and Carport by Kieron Gait Architects with Dan Young Landscape Architect is the winner of the award for Garden or Landscape at the 2019 Houses Awards.

The Garden Bunkie by Reddog Architects.
Award | Houses Awards Jury 2019 | 26 Jul 2019

2019 Houses Awards: Sustainability

The Garden Bunkie by Reddog Architects is the winner of the award for Sustainability in the 2019 Houses Awards.

Balmain Rock by Benn + Penna.
Award | Houses Awards Jury 2019 | 26 Jul 2019

2019 Houses Awards: House in a Heritage Context – joint winner

Balmain Rock by Benn + Penna is a joint winner of the award for House in a Heritage Context in the 2019 Houses Awards.

House in Darlinghurst by Tribe Studio.
Award | Houses Awards Jury 2019 | 26 Jul 2019

2019 Houses Awards: House in a Heritage Context – joint winner

House in Darlinghurst by Tribe Studio is a joint winner of the award for House in a Heritage Context in the 2019 Houses Awards.

Hawthorn House by Edition Office.
Award | Houses Awards Jury 2019 | 26 Jul 2019

2019 Houses Awards: Emerging Architecture Practice

Edition Office is the winner of the Award for Emerging Architecture Practice at the 2019 Houses Awards.

Courted House (NSW) by Breakspear Architects.
Award | Editorial Desk AAU | 26 Jul 2019

2019 Houses Awards: Commendations

Twenty-six projects and two emerging practices have received commendations in the 2019 Houses Awards.

Projects

The varied and unexpected ceiling heights at Fitzroy Terrace result in spatial clarity and delight. Artwork: Brooke Holm.
Projects | Ella Leoncio | 30 Sep 2019

Surprising grandeur: Fitzroy Terrace

Within a seemingly typical Victorian terrace house, new shifts in volume and dramatic apertures to the sky create the illusion of impossibly spacious proportions.

Witty woodwork: Seed House
Projects | Tim Greer | 25 Sep 2019

Witty woodwork: Seed House

Adding to the architectural legacy of a salubrious Sydney suburb, this home for the architect’s own family is a volumetric study that celebrates the inherent qualities of timber.

The seasonal transformation of the birch tree at New Farm Park House is a focal point in the landscaped garden.
Projects | Michelle Bailey | 24 Sep 2019

Choreographing the domestic: New Farm Park House

A choreographed sequence of landscaped gardens enriches the experiential qualities of this addition to a Brisbane home, whose regional sensibility befits its locale.

Houses

The bold geometry at Oak House is balanced by subtle site-specific gestures and modestly scaled spaces that respond to family life.
Projects | Alexandra Brown | 23 Sep 2019

Eclectic yet unified: Oak House

Colour and geometry permeate this bold addition to a double-fronted Victorian terrace house that offers new-found connections to an established oak tree.

More articles

On a treed escarpment above Margaret River, the long, east–west axis of Ooi House captures and amplifies the essence of the place.
Projects | Brett Mitchell | 1 Oct 2019

Revisited: Ooi House

Ooi House by Kerry Hill Architects is a seminal project in Australia’s modern architectural canon. Revisiting the icon more than two decades after its construction leaves the striking impression of a nuanced home inextricably bound to its site.