Challenging the culture of housing in Darwin with this compact, climatically appropriate duplex for defence personnel, Troppo Architects has designed a spearhead for built advocacy, imbued with local identity.
A permanent residence for ten adults with disabilities, this group home in Sydney by Candalepas Associates demonstrates how a building designed specifically for group housing balances independence and care.
Appearing as an object in the landscape and giving generously to its inner-Sydney context, Cowper Street Housing by Andrew Burns Architecture reasserts the well-loved terrace as a relevant and useful housing type.
The 2018 Commonwealth Games Village, designed by Arkhefield, ARM and Archipelago, optimizes the potential of its Parklands site and sets a precedent for considered medium-density development on the Gold Coast.
Opting for depth and shadow over transparency and lightness, SJB has designed an apartment building for Sydney’s Alexandria that is imbued with drama, richness and unexpected intensity.
This multiresidential design by Spaceagency Architects contributes to a local canon of intriguing medium-density projects in Perth with “deep pragmatism” and “tactile and poetic sensitivity.”
Billard Leece Partnership and SJB Architects’ mixed-use project offers Sydney a new model for balancing private comfort and civic neighbourliness.
Bates Smart’s twin elliptical towers in Sydney’s Olympic Park present architecture as a positive force in city life.
On a 126-square-metre site in suburban Sydney, Hill Thalis’s Studios 54 demonstrates how small sites can be used inventively to make the city richer and more diverse.
Combining playfulness, restrained minimalism and respect for the terrace house typology, Blane Brackenridge Architecture has created three “convincing” hillside dwellings in Fremantle, Western Australia.
A residential development in Singapore by WOHA Architects masters the boundaries between public and private.
A compelling contribution to Sydney by Ateliers Jean Nouvel and PTW Architects.
A complex and layered multi-residential project by Candalepas Associates.
Cox Rayner Architects explores the social and political contribution architecture can make to the city.
A Brisbane multi-residential project by Bureau Proberts.
A townhouse complex by Freadman White takes the idea of multifunctional spaces to a new level.
A deft inner-Sydney theatre conversion by Hill Thalis.
A unique Port Melbourne apartment complex for the homeless by MGS Architects.
A Melbourne public housing project by McCabe Architects and Bird de la Coeur Architects.
A finely modulated Melbourne apartment complex by SJB offers an alternative in medium-density living.
Collins and Turner Architects gives their Sydney apartment block a shimmering cloak of steel.
This Melbourne development represents how good design can make apartment living even more appealing.
Gamble McKinnon Green’s SW1 is a new community model for inner-urban living in Brisbane.
Whitmore Square affordable housing, by Troppo Architects, uses robust materials, considered shared spaces and sustainability.