Tag: Apartments

The apartment building at 550 Epsom Road, Flemington by ARM Architecture.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 16 Apr 2020

Horseshoe apartment building at Flemington Racecourse

City of Melbourne councillors have unanimously supported a proposal to construct a 15-storey, horse-shoe-shaped apartment building on a “postcard” site adjacent to Flemington Racecourse.

The Wellington mixed-use development by Woods Bagot.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 19 Feb 2020

Woods Bagot’s ‘transformative’ three-tower project for Perth

A three-tower project near Perth Arena and Yagan Square will be an injection of 155 apartments.

Epsom Road Apartments by Tzannes in association with Fender Katsalidis.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 7 Feb 2020

Tzannes, Fender Katsalidis design Sydney housing complex

Tzannes and Fender Katsalidis have designed an apartment complex in Sydney’s Roseberry that will add to the enormous level of development taking place in the area.

The apartment’s spacious floor plan and focus on high quality details imbue it with a sense of timelessness. Artwork: Kayleigh Hetdon.
Projects | Brett Seakins | 7 Feb 2020

A different kind of apartment building: Sussex

With an emphasis on design quality and detailing, this home by Powell and Glenn and Mim Design fuses the classic and contemporary to reimagine apartment living as generous and bespoke.

McEvoy Street apartments by Andrew Burns Architecture and PBD Architects.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 28 Jan 2020

Former Alexandria industrial site’s new lease of life

A proposal by Andrew Burns Architecture and PBD Architects will renew an existing site that was once home to a roofing and flooring manufacturer.

Surry Hills Village by SJB Architects and Studio Prineas BKH Interiors and Aspect Studios.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 19 Nov 2019

Surry Hills Village rejuvenation approved

A competition-winning scheme to rejuvenate a tired shopping centre in Sydney’s Surry Hills has been approved by the local council.

The marble of the kitchen’s bespoke island and splashback punctuate an otherwise moody colour palette.
Projects | Leanne Amodeo | 4 Nov 2019

Moody hues: 1906

A compact apartment in inner-city Sydney is transformed into a bijou home distinguished by rich colour and decadent materiality: 1906 by Amber Road.

Building B and Building A.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 24 Sep 2019

CO-AP, Smart Design Studio design ‘family’ of four apartment buildings for Green Square

Ranging from four to 22 stories, each of the buildings borrows from the qualities and scale of its neighbours.

Pitt Street north building.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 18 Sep 2019

Build-to-rent and Sydney metro combine in integrated development

Sydney’s first build to rent project will be part of an integrated development above a proposed metro station in the central city.

Nightingale 2.0 by Six Degrees Architects and Hip V. Hype.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 10 Sep 2019

Second apartment development joins Nightingale family

Designed by Six Degrees Architects, this Fairfield apartment building is the second in a long line of sustainable, architect-led housing developments.

The Fern by Steele Associates.
News | Patrick Hunn | 6 Sep 2019

Australia’s first Passivhaus apartment block a ‘sign of what’s possible’

The architect behind a block of highly airtight apartments in Sydney’s Redfern says the Passivhaus building principles might seem onerous, but are “worth taking seriously.”

The apartment’s main living space bends with the arc of the crescent-shaped roof terrace.
Projects | Andrew Nimmo | 28 Aug 2019

Revisited: Droga Apartment

Sitting atop a nineteenth-century brick warehouse in Sydney’s Surry Hills, the celebrated Droga Apartment, completed in 1997 by Durbach Block Jaggers, embodies the architects’ idiosyncratic design sensibilities.

The proportions of the new marble hearth have been exaggerated to register the length of the living room.
Projects | Gemma Savio | 31 May 2019

The art of inhabitation: Kia Ora

International Style modernism tempered by a youthful Italianate spirit instils this Melbourne apartment by Baracco and Wright Architects with a new layer of architecture that nimbly resists periodization.

Located in the inner-Sydney suburb of Surry Hills, Woods Bagot’s residential and retail building presents a memorable facade of staggered concrete forms and dense foliage.
Projects | Lee Hillam | 22 May 2019

Tall ambitions: Short Lane

As Sydney pursued a public conversation about brutalist architecture, a new building in Surry Hills was making its mark.

Natural light and verdant views enter the penthouse through considered apertures. Artwork: Brent Harris.
Projects | Katelin Butler | 29 Mar 2019

A jewel among trees: Whitlam Place

In an unconventional apartment building, where each dwelling is individually tailored to its owner, this playful penthouse uses circular geometry and takes cues from classic Italian design.

Nightingale Village at 1-3 Duckett Street by Breathe Architecture.
News | Patrick Hunn | 27 Feb 2019

Nightingale Village, designed by seven Melbourne practices, secures approval

A Melbourne council has approved a major residential development comprising seven apartment buildings to be delivered under the Nightingale Model.

One Sydney Harbour by Renzo Piano Building Workshop. R5 building at left.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 7 Feb 2019

Development application for Renzo Piano’s last tower in Barangaroo trio submitted

A proposal for the final tower in a set of three designed by Renzo Piano Building Workshop for Barangaroo South in Sydney has been submitted for planning approval.

Brisbane's proposed Grace on Coronation development designed by Zaha Hadid Architects.
News | Linda Cheng | 20 Dec 2018

Zaha Hadid Architects’ Brisbane tower trio axed

Developer Sunland has abandoned its plans for a Zaha Hadid Architects-designed three-tower complex in Brisbane’s Toowong after failing to secure final approval for the project.

The proposed Malt District development designed by Fender Katsalidis Architects and Oculus.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 10 Aug 2018

Clean up or pay up: Vic gov’t delivers ultimatum for Nylex site developers

Heritage Victoria has issued the developers the site surrounding the historic Nylex clock with a 21-day ultimatum to clean up the deteriorating site or face fines.

The massing and articulation of the porthole windows create the impression of a large single residence, as opposed to separate apartments.
Projects | Brett Seakins | 21 Mar 2018

All-round suburban: Cirqua Apartments

With a design described as a “lyrical interpretation” of local building styles, the massing and articulation of this multiresidential project by BKK Architects is sensitive to the scale of its suburban Melbourne context.

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