Drawing on its European heritage, the San Selmo brick range from Austral Bricks offers three new collections to the Australian market.
Charles Wright Architects responds to the cyclonic conditions of Far North Queensland when selecting materials.
The residential work of Bligh Graham Architects uses natural materials in a purposeful way.
Materials and finishes, often recycled, gives an expressive quality to the spaces created.
John de Manincor talks with David Pigram, Iain Maxwell and James Gardiner about material technology and use.
In architecture, interrogations of authenticity have become part of a broader debate on cutting-edge materials, writes Sean Anderson.
Are so-called “biomaterials” redefining how architects engage with biological systems?
Tactile materials in the houses by Sam Crawford Architects are integral to its body of work.
Dr Sandra Kaji-O’Grady, co-convenor of the 2013 national conference, urges architects to experiment with new materials.
Crafted intelligently from straightforward materials, houses by Kerstin Thompson Architects are robust spaces for living in.
Laura Harding muses on regularity and strangeness in the urban built environment.
The material approach of Sydney practice Popov Bass Architects.
The adaptive reuse of materials allows for the retrieval of lost spaces in the creation of new ones.
Products, textures and finishes chosen by Andrew Maynard Architects to help bring imaginative ideas to life.
Combinations of stone, timber and concrete define the work of this practice.
We look at products for creating stunning stairs, and one standout staircase.
The Cosentino Group has used social media to select new colours to add to its Eco range.
Riddel Architecture’s preferred materials and finishes.
de Campo Architects favourite materials and textures.
Fox Johnston chooses materials, products and textures that complement the intricacies of each individual project.