Tag: Sydney

Randle Street Hotel by TZG.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 3 Dec 2019

Historic hat factory reimagined as modern hotel

Tonkin Zulaikha Greer has led the deign for the reuse of a historic hat factory for a modern hotel.

Each of Arc’s four facades matches the height and rhythm of neighbouring elevations, showing deference to its context.
Projects | Peter John Cantrill | 3 Dec 2019

Tall towers amid brick warehouses: Arc

Demonstrating careful consideration of its heritage surrounds and with a mix of uses throughout, this finely detailed skyscraper by Koichi Takada Architects advances the social culture and amenity of central Sydney.

The proposed plaza and building on Sydney's George Street designed by David Adjaye and Daniel Boyd.
News | Linda Cheng | 2 Dec 2019

David Adjaye, Daniel Boyd collaborate on public plaza and building in Sydney

David Adjaye and Australian artist Daniel Boyd have designed a public square and accompanying building to be owned by the council in the centre of Sydney.

Chalmers Street entrance by Woods Bagot and John McAslan and Partners.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 28 Nov 2019

New grand entrance to Sydney’s Central Station unveiled

Part of a $955 million redevelopment of Sydney’s main railway station, the new entrance is designed to “sweep” passengers in.

The Candalepas Associates project at 72-84 Foveaux Street will see an existing a 1970s six-storey brick office and retail building adapted into a refurbished office space.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 27 Nov 2019

Candalepas Associates’ facelift for Sydney office building

An existing 1970s building in Sydney’s Surry Hills will be transformed with a distinctive façade under a proposal by Candalepas Associates.

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.

UTS Blackfriars Precinct Industry Hub by Tonkin Zulaikha Greer.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 18 Nov 2019

TZG’s refined design for UTS research hub

After winning a design competition in 2017, Tonkin Zulaikha Greer has further developed its proposal for a brick and glass research hub in the historic Blackfriars education precinct.

North Sydney Olympic Pool redevelopment by Brewster Hjorth Architects.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 13 Nov 2019

Restorative redevelopment for landmark Sydney Harbour pool

North Sydney Olympic Pool, wedged between the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Luna Park, has been deemed structurally unsound.

Designinc's redevelopment of Redfern Station will see the introduction of a six-metre-wide concourse across the rail corridor between Marian and Little Eveleigh streets.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 7 Nov 2019

Redevelopment of Sydney railway station revealed

Designinc is the practice behind the design of the redevelopment of a major railway station in the inner-Sydney suburb of Redfern.

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.

The 199-room hotel development by FJMT, viewed from Clarence Street.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 23 Oct 2019

Sydney hotel to cantilever over heritage former church

A proposed 19-storey hotel is part of “an emerging development typology which utilizes airspace rights over heritage assets.”

Proposed additions to the Irving Street brewery by Tzannes.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 21 Oct 2019

New additions to Tzannes’s Irving Street Brewery

The next stage in Tzannes’s award-winning Irving Street Brewery project will comprise new commercial and retail spaces.

The kitchen island functions as the home’s backbone, around which everyday activities take place.
Projects | Leanne Amodeo | 16 Oct 2019

Spirited simplicity: Skylit House

A 1950s bungalow is thoughtfully replanned with a utilitarian yet welcoming design that follows the philosophy of “less but better.”

The home’s kitchen and dining area is a light, bright and airy space that’s instantly calming and incredibly tranquil.
Projects | Leanne Amodeo | 14 Oct 2019

Minimalist tryst: Leichhardt Oaks

A reductive aesthetic and plentiful natural light interlace in Benn and Penna’s elemental extension to a cottage in the Sydney suburb of Leichhardt.

The proposed $530 million Star Casino hotel and residential tower in Pyrmont, designed by FJMT, was rejected by the planning department.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 10 Oct 2019

‘Pyrmont is the next frontier’: masterplan recommended for ‘gateway of Sydney’s CBD’

NSW premier Gladys Berejiklian has doubled-down on her assessment of Pyrmont as “open for business” following the release of the Greater Sydney Commission’s review into the area’s planning rules.

One Sydney Harbour by Renzo Piano Building Workshop. R5 building at left.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 4 Oct 2019

Final Renzo Piano Barangaroo tower approved

Despite the City of Sydney’s wide ranging concerns, the last of a Renzo Piano Building Workshop designed trio of towers in Barangaroo was approved by the Independent Planning Commission.

An indicitive design for the Cockle Bay Wharf redevelopment by FJMT, Tony Caro Architecture and Aspect Studios.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 2 Oct 2019

Top firms compete to design controversial Cockle Bay Wharf tower

Six teams have been shortlisted in a design competition to design a 183-metre office tower on Sydney Harbour.

Indicative image of the redeveloped Stadium Australia by Cox Architecture.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 1 Oct 2019

Plans for redevelopment of Sydney’s Olympic stadium revealed

Stadium Australia at Sydney Olympic Park will be partially demolished under the state government’s refurbishment plans.

Liverpool Civic Place by FJMT.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 30 Sep 2019

Proposed civic centre to be ‘jewel in the crown’ of Liverpool

A four-building, $400 million civic centre will occupy the heart of Sydney’s “airport city.”

60 Martin Place by Hassell.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 26 Sep 2019

Curvaceous tower addition to Sydney’s Martin Place

A newly completed 33-storey tower complements the civic architecture of Sydney’s Martin Place.