The ICC Sydney complex, designed by Hassell and Populous, houses the interrelated realms of exhibition, entertainment and conference as part of the revitalization of Sydney’s Darling Harbour.
Presenting as three sibling buildings on the city skyline, International Towers Sydney by Rogers Stirk Harbour and Partners reconciles a tower and podium dichotomy with robust honesty of expression.
On a highly conspicuous site on Sydney’s North Bondi beach, Sam Crawford Architects with Lymesmith has artfully integrated a wealth of amenity for beachgoers into this small public building.
Combining a kinetic timber facade and a typology more often associated with slick glass, FJMT has created this “sublime” office tower that is tuned to the history of its harbour-side site and is “intrinsically Sydney.”
The latest addition to the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, by PTW Architects with landscape architecture by McGregor Coxall, presents a striking geometric volume that is a protective layer and a lens that frames cinematic moments.
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.
Smart Design Studio’s new mixed-use building in Balgowlah, Sydney has an elegantly composed, layered outer skin that brings an urbane character to the suburban streetscape.
HDR Rice Daubney’s design for Novartis Pharmaceuticals in Macquarie Park, Sydney provides staff and visitors with a complex, layered and dramatic experience.
A new pavilion by FJMT at the Australian National Maritime Museum on Sydney’s Darling Harbour takes its cues from naval architecture, offering a dramatic entry experience to the museum.
Bates Smart’s twin elliptical towers in Sydney’s Olympic Park present architecture as a positive force in city life.
Tzannes Associates’ adaptive re-use of the former Kent Brewery in the heart of Sydney’s Central Park retains the brick facade and inserts part of a trigeneration plant that powers the neighbourhood.
While critics have laid into Frank Gehry’s UTS Business School for being image-conscious, Jennifer Calzini finds a building more than meets the eye.
Lippmann Partnership and Rogers Stirk Harbour and Partners’ tower in Sydney’s CBD succeeds in meeting rigid market demands for commercial office space, while also making a generous contribution to the public domain.
Lahznimmo Architects and Wilson Architects interlace new and existing to produce a cohesive learning environment for the faculty of medicine at UNSW.
A compelling contribution to Sydney by Ateliers Jean Nouvel and PTW Architects.
A building by RAW Architects is designed to enrich the lives of disadvantaged children.
Those Architects create a new work/life balance in the global office of a young tech company.
A mosaic-tiled, sculptural observatory on Australia’s most famous beach.
A fresh new fitout for an established design practice in Walsh Bay.
Neeson Murcutt Architects and Sue Barnsley Design embed memory and art into a Sydney urban space.
BVN Donovan Hill benchmarks the emerging building typology of translational research centres.
A new church for a new time, though fjmt’s design embodies ancient religious symobolism.
Shed Architects and Space Control Design turn a Pyrmont woolshed into a boutique hotel.
Eclectic and nostalgic interiors by Nicholas Graham & Associates and Indyk Architects.
After an extensive conservation program, the 130-year-old building reopened in March 2013.
Sydney’s iconic high street providore opens a restaurant / grocer by Landini Associates in Westfield, CBD.
The conversion of a community centre by Collins and Turner in inner Sydney redefines the green roof.
The Apollo restaurant in Sydney, with interiors by George Livissianis, peels back layers of the building’s history.
The Willoughby Incinerator by Walter Burley Griffin and Eric Nicholls is adapated as an artist’s studio, gallery and café.
Moby Dick meets the Time Machine at LAVA’s Martian Embassy for the Sydney Story Factory.