Binary House by Christopher Polly Architect

Location: Woolooware, Sydney, Australia Year: 2018 AWARDS 2018 Houses Awards – Shortlisted Finalist 2018 Australian Timber Design Awards – Shortlisted Finalist Architects: Christopher Polly Architect Landscape: Fig Landscapes Photography: Brett Boardman Photography A crafted volume is carefully connected to the retained and refashioned rear of an original 1960’s yellow brick envelope to enact clear planning, cost and environmental […]

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Cassius Residence by RUFproject

Location: Vancouver, Canada Year: 2017 Building Design & Interior: RUFproject Sean Pearson, Adrian McGeehan Stylist: Laura Melling Photography: © Ema Peter Photography A full renovation of a turn of the century craftsman house in Vancouver’s Point Grey neighborhood.  Taking advantage of the panoramic views to the north shore;  the layout is a gradient from traditional to modern as you […]

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St Vincents Place Residence by B.E Architecture

Location: Albert Park, Melbourne, Australia Year: 2017 Architects: B.E Architecture Photography: © Derek Swalwell   As a modern renaissance home, the St Vincents Place Residence is a new archetype developed through reinterpretation of classical references with a modern sensibility. The client, as a patron, put his belief in architecture, artists and artisans to create a nourishing environment that […]

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Lode House by Henry Goss Architects

Project: Single storey extension to private residence Location: Lode, East Cambridgeshire, South East England, United Kingdom Area: 40 m² Year 2017 AWARD RIBA Regional Award in 2017 Architects: Henry Goss Architects Photography: © Henry Goss Henry Goss Architects’ Lode House extension in East Cambridgeshire has finally reached completion.  The materials proposed echo the surrounding agricultural vernacular through the […]

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​Modern Detached by Coffey Architects

Location: Harpeden, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom Year: 2017 AWARDS 2017 RIBA East Awards – won 2017 Brick Awards – won Architects: Coffey Architects Project Director: Lee Marsden Architects: Ben Edgley, Uli Kraeling Associate: Michael Henriksen Architectural Assistant: Andrea Ruffilli, Selena Dong Photography: © Timothy Soar Having demolished their previous home to make way for a new dream family house, the client was keen for the Modern […]

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Springhill House by Lovell Burton Architecture

Location: Spring Hill, Victoria, Australia Area: 120 Sqm Year: 2017 Award 2018 Houses Awards: New House under 200m2 Architects: Lovell Burton Architecture Project Team: Joseph Lovell, Stephanie Burton Photography: © Benjamin Hosking Builder: Nick Andrews Structural Engineer: Meyer Consulting Selected furniture from Great Dane, Cult, KFive & Andelucci Springhill House is a private dwelling designed for an author and artistic […]

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K Sint-Eloois-Winkel by Frederic Kielemoes

Location: Kortrijk, Belgium Year: 2016 Interior Design: Frederic Kielemoes Interior Architect Photography: © cafeine All images courtesy of Frederic Kielemoes | © cafeine   Frederic Kielemoes Interior Architect CONTACT Izegemsestraat 58A 8880 Sint-Eloois-Winkel M +32 (0) 486 40 75 64 info@frederickielemoes.be VISIT Frederic Kielemoes Interior Architect

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Casa Vara by Caprini & Pellerin Architects

Location: Valbonne, France (French Riviera) Year: 2018 Architects: Caprini & Pellerin Architects Photography: © cafeine All images courtesy of Caprini & Pellerin Architectes | © cafeine Caprini & Pellerin Architectes   As longtime friends who maintain a mutual respect and admiration, Kevin Caprini and Jerry Pellerin noticed how their differences and complementarities could amount to a successful collaboration. In 2008, they established […]

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Paddington Courtyard House by Aileen Sage Architects

  Location: Paddington, Australia Area: 200 sqm Year: 2014 AWARDS 2015 Winner Dulux Colour Award – Single Residential Interior 2015 Shortlisted AIA NSW Chapter Awards – New House 2015 Shortlisted Houses Awards – New House over 200m2 and Outdoor   Architects: Aileen Sage Architects Project Team: Amelia Holliday, Isabelle Toland, Sean Akahane-Bryen Landscape Architect: Sue Barnsley Design Heritage Architect: Urbis Photography: © […]

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Cabbage Tree House by Peter Stutchbury Architecture

Location: Bayview, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Year: 2017 AWARDS 2018 The Wilkinson Award for Residential Architecture – AIA NSW 2018 Commendation for Sustainable Architecture – AIA NSW Architects: Peter Stutchbury Architecture Project architect: Emma Trask Photography © Michael Nicholson   All images courtesy of Peter Stutchbury Architecture © Michael Nicholson   Peter Stutchbury Architecture Peter Stutchbury Architecture is an […]

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Crawshaw House by Warren and Mahoney Architects

Location: Tauranga, New Zealand Year: 2010 Architects: Warren and Mahoney Architects Conceived as both house and private lodge, this large format house occupies a private headland a few kilometres from Tauranga city. The design essentially comprises a low-slung modernist pavilion – a central external court framed by the house-proper and guest’s quarters. Its arrangement on the site is […]

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Old Be-al by FMD Architects

Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Area: 129 m2 Year: 2017 AWARDS  2018 | Commendation| AIA VAA : Residential. [Houses. Alt & Add.] 2018 | Shortlisted | Houses Magazine : House Alt & Add. [Under 200m2] Architects: FMD Architects Project Team: Fiona Dunin, Alice Edmonds, Jayme Collins, Robert Kolak Photography © John Gollings ‘Old Be-al’ is the loving nick-name […]

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J House by Nabil Gholam Architects

Location: Bois De Boulogne, Lebanon Year: 2014 Architects: Nabil Gholam Architects Structural Design: Serhal Consulting Office Electro-mechanical Design: Pierre Dammous & Partners Landscape Architecture: Vladimir Djurovic Landscape  Photography: Joe Kesrouani, Richard Saad The house tells the story of psychological resilience and architectural defiance. A sort of Pandora box turned into a pearl inside a sea […]

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House in la Cerdanya by Dom Arquitectura

Location: Cerdanya, Lérida, Spain Area: 334 m2 Year: 2018 Architects: Dom Arquitectura Interior Design: Blanca Elorduy Photography: © Jordi Anguera Film: Santi Serrano The land is situated in Cerdanya’s area, in an old settlement where rehabilitation began 15 years ago. Currently it consists of 5 houses. The plot is surrounded by a privileged natural environment with astonishing […]

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Summer House Under The Prickly Pears, Ios island, Greece | GFRA Architecture

Location: Ios island, Greece Area: 150 m2 Year: 2015 Architects: gfra architecture Project team: Tasos Gousis, Joost Frijda, Eddie Roberts, Fotini Anagnostou Photography: © Panagiotis Voumvakis In a quiet, remote slope of Ios Island, far from the sea, we were asked to design a summer house for a couple. The intention was simple: the summer house […]

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Casa OF by Studio Otto Felix

Location: Sousas, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil Built Area: 420 m² Total Area: 1290 m² Year: 2016 Architect: Studio Otto Felix Designer: Otto Felix Co-Designer: Philip Alder Interior Design: Tici Andriani e Vic Calil Landscape Designer: Danil Nunes Pool: Genesis Ecossistemas Lighting: Otto Felix and vertz Photography: © Denilson Machado – MCA Estudio All images courtesy of Studio Otto […]

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Cloud House by Akin Atelier

Location: Bondi Beach, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Area: 190 sqm Year: 2018 Architect: Akin Atelier Interior Design: Kelvin Ho Landscape Designer: Dangar Barin Smith Photography: © Murray Fredericks Cloud House is a private home located at Bondi Beach. The concept was to maximise the opportunity for light to interact with the surfaces of the house, like the facets of a cloud. Cloud […]

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House Zeist by Bedaux de Brouwer Architects

Location: Zeist, The Netherlands Year: 2016 Architects: Bedaux de Brouwer Architects Lead Architect: Peter Keijsers Interior Architects: Francine Broos Photography: © Michel Kievits All images courtesy of Bedaux de Brouwer Architects  | © Michel Kievits   Bedaux de Brouwer Architects CONTACT Dr. Keyzerlaan 2 5051 PB  Goirle +31 (0)13 536 85 55 post@bedauxdebrouwer.nl VISIT Bedaux de Brouwer Architects

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Sandy Bay House by Taylor and Hinds Architects

Location: Tasmania, Australia Year: 2017 Architects: Taylor and Hinds Architects Builder: 2H Pty Ltd. Engineer: JSA Consulting Engineers Landscape: Playstreet Urban Design Photography: © Jordan Davis   This project seeks to understand the ways in which a house can act to mediate and orchestrate an encounter with a powerful view. Recalling earlier experiences of landscapes, and […]

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Cross House by Taylor and Hinds Architects

Location: Franklin, Tasmania, Australia Year: 2016 AWARDS 2017 AIA Esmond Dorney Award for Residential Architecture – Houses (New) Architects:Taylor and Hinds Architects Design architect: Mat Hinds Photography: © Adam Gibson The approach to the design of this house revolves around its small scale. Situated on a dramatic site, overlooking Franklin and the Huon River, the project takes in […]

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Slipway House by Arent & Pyke

Location: Middle Cove, New South Wales, Australia Interior design: Arent&Pyke Photography: © Felix Forest Set on a cliff overlooking Middle Cove, the home, featuring the signature boat like curves of Walter Barda’s architecture, presides on the steep slope as a series of layers, each boasting magnificent harbour views. Charged with the decoration of the home’s minimal and highly […]

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Buena Vista Residence by George Bradley | architecture + design

Location: San Francisco, California, USA Gross Floor Area: 280 m2 Year: 2014 Architects: George Bradley | architecture + design Design team: George Bradley | architecture + design Photography © Nic Lehoux, Sharon Risedorph All images courtesy of gb | architecture + design | © Nic Lehoux, Sharon Risedorph   George Bradley | architecture + design Established […]

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Nader Residence by Bestor Architecture

Location: Los Angeles, California, USA Year: 2016 Architects: Bestor Architecture Interiors: Carter Design Photography: © Trevor Tondro Bestor Architecture renovated a modern ranch house from the 1960’s into a contemporary, open plan house for a busy producer and her son. The original roof was uncovered and the flow was reorganized to take advantage of the […]

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La Moraleja Villa, Madrid, Spain by XTEN Architecture, EXTUDIO and Losada Garcia Arquitectos

Location: Alcobendas, Madrid, Spain Year: 2017 Awards Residential Architecture Awards 2017 – American Institute of Architects | Los Angeles Merit The American Architecture Prize 2017 – Design of the Year | Residential Architecture Prize Winner 2017 AIACC Residential Awards – American Institute of Architects | California Council Honor Architects: XTEN Architecture, EXTUDIO and Losada Garcia Arquitectos Construction Engineer: Óscar […]

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River’s Edge House by Stuart Tanner Architects

Location: Battery Point, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia Site area: 678 m2 Building area: 198 m2 Year: 2016 Awards 2016 HIA Tasmanian House of the Year 2017 AIA Tasmanian Chapter Award Residential Houses – New Architects: Stuart Tanner Architects Builder: Cordwell Lane Builders Engineer: Gandy and Roberts Consulting Engineers Lighting: Casa Monde Lighting Specialists, Stuart Tanner Photography: © […]

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Italianate House by Renato D’Ettorre Architects

Location: Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Area: 490 m² Year: 2017 Awards NSW AIA Architecture Awards 2018 Commendation Houses Alterations + Additions Houses Awards 2018 Commendation House Alterations + Additions over 200m2 Trends International Design Awards 2018 Highly Commended Kitchens   Architects: Renato D’Ettorre Architects Photography © Simone Bossi The concept for this modern home was to translate an existing 1990s office […]

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Paddington Residence by Kieron Gait Architects

Location: Paddington, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Year:  2016   Architects: Kieron Gait Architects Project Team:  Kieron Gait, Anna O’Gorman, Samantha Taylor Contractor:  A. H. Done Builders Photography © Christopher Frederick Jones Awards 2017 AIA | Queensland Architecture Awards | Residential Architecture- Houses (Alterations and Additions)  | Brisbane Regional Commendation 2017 AIA | Queensland Architecture Awards | Residential Architecture- Houses (Alterations and Additions)  | […]

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Barwon Heads House by Lovell Burton Architecture

Location: Barwon Heads, Victoria, Australia Area: 300 Sqm Year: 2017 Architects: Lovell Burton Architecture Photography: © Rory Gardiner Builder: Project Group Structural Engineer: Meyer Consulting ESD Consultant: Ark Resources Planting: Sophie Maclean Selected furniture from Luke Furniture Nestled within swaths of Moonah and tea tree is a new home for a professional couple seeking a seaside […]

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Bellevue Hill House IV by Popov Bass Architects

Location: Bellevue Hill, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Built area: 500 m² Year: 2017 Architects: Popov Bass Architects Project Team: Farnam Ghazizadeh, Brian Bass, Paul Brace, Allison Hair, Anthony Zonaga, Alex Popov Landscape: Myles Baldwin Design Photography © Michael Nicholson All images courtesy of Popov Bass Architects | © Michael Nicholson   Popov Bass Architects […]

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Cross-Stitch House by FMD Architects

Category: Residential Alterations, Residential Interiors Location: Melbourne, Australia Year: 2013 AWARDS 2014 | Shortlisted | AIA VAA 2014 | Shortlisted | IDEA Awards 2014 | Shortlisted | Houses Magazine : House of the Year [Res. Alt & Add.] Architects: FMD Architects Project Team: Fiona Dunin, Andrew Carija, Robert Kolak Photography © Peter Bennetts The site is a […]

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Pavilion House by Pitsou Kedem Architects

Location: Tel Aviv, Israel Total site area: 500 sqm Total plot area: 300 sqm Year: 2018 Architects: Pitsou Kedem Architects Design: Irene Goldberg, Pitsou Kedem In charge architect: Hila Sela Project manger: Asaf Lupo Lighting design: Orly Avron Alkabes Styling for photography: Eti Buskila Photography: © Amit Geron All images courtesy of Pitsou Kedem Architects| © […]

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Riverhouse Residence by [STRANG] Architecture

Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA Year: 2017 Architects: [STRANG] Architecture Interior Design: Margaret Marquez Interiors Photography: © Claudia Uribe Located along the New River in Fort Lauderdale, this low-slung residence maximizes its surrounding views of a tropically-landscaped yard, active riverway and ecological park. Similar to Strang’s designs for LakeHouse and Mountain Lake Residences, the home uses […]

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HS Residence by Cubyc Architects

Location: Bruges, Belgium Area: 620 sqm Year: 2014 Architects: Cubyc Architects Photography: © Koen Van Damme, Bart Musschoot All images courtesy of Cubyc Architects| © Koen Van Damme, Bart Musschoot   Cubyc Architects CONTACT TER STRATEN 34 8200 BRUGGE T +32 50 39 51 22 F +32 50 39 51 24 INFO@CUBYC.BE VISIT Cubyc Architects

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Tiburon Bay View Residence by Walker Warner Architects

Location: Tiburon Peninsula, California, USA Year: 2017 Architects: Walker Warner Architects Project Team: John Davis, Brian Friel, Anne Griffes, Anja Hämäläinen, Klara Kevane, Brian Lang, Brooks Walker Interiors: NICOLEHOLLIS Landscape: SCDA and Strata Landscape Architecture  Builder: Van Acker Construction Photography: © Laure Joliet Nestled on an east facing bluff of the Tiburon Peninsula, the Tiburon Bay View […]

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Shear House by Aidlin Darling Design

Architects: Aidlin Darling Design Architectural Metals: Chris French Metal, Inc Photography: © Matthew Millman & Adam Rouse   Analogous to a well considered garment, the design for this house rigorously pursued aesthetic, structural, and performative considerations; like clothing, it modulates exposure of the body to the environment around it. Situated on a hillside, this adaptive remodel demanded privacy while […]

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FL House by Jacobsen Arquitetura

Location: Bragança Paulista, São Paulo, Brazil Total area: 3.350,00 m² Built area: 815,00m² Year: 2017 Architects: Jacobsen Arquitetura Team: Paulo Jacobsen, Bernardo Jacobsen, Edgar Murata, Marcelo Vessoni, Marcela Siniauskas, Frederico Escobar, Pedro Ramos, Natália Tieri Interior: Marcela Ernani Arquitetura Landscape: Jardim Paulistano Photography © Fernando Guerra|FG+SG Based on a study of the terrain, we identified two striking visuals: the […]

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Hidden Vallery Desert House by Wendell Burnette Architects 

Location: Cave Creek, Arizona, USA Area: 290 m2 Architects: Wendell Burnette Architects Project team: Wendell Burnette , Qianyi Ye , Austin Nikkel, Rebecca Gillogly Interior design: Wendell Burnette Architects Photography © Bill Timmerman This small humble house sited on a south-facing desert slope extends a prominent flow of pinkish-red schist-shale into a simple elevated plinth that parallels the contours of […]

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Villa Fidji by Caprini & Pellerin Architects

  Location: Cap d’Antibes, French Riviera, France Year: 2018   Architects: Caprini & Pellerin Architectes Photography © cafeine   All images courtesy of Caprini & Pellerin Architectes | © cafeine   Caprini & Pellerin Architectes 2 rue Lafayette Cannes France T+33 4 97 06 94 94 VISIT Caprini & Pellerin Architectes 

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B&B Residence by Hogg and Lamb Architects

Location: Paddington, Queensland, Australia Area: 350 m2 Year: 2017 Architects: Hogg and Lamb Architects Project team: Michael Hogg, Greg Lamb Landscape Architects: LARC Collective Photography © Christopher Frederick Jones/CFJPhotography This project re-invigorates the life of an existing Queenslander cottage in inner city Paddington.  A new extension is carefully considered to mitigate the issues of a steep site and overlooking neighbours, […]

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Terrarium House by John Ellway Architect

Location: Brisbane, Australia Area: 120 m2 Year: 2017 AWARDS Houses Awards shortlist 2018 Dulux Colour Awards Finalists 2018 Architect: John Ellway Architect Builder: Mat Saggers Engineer: Westera Partners Photography © Toby Scott Created by bringing together layers of memories from the owners’ childhoods and their travels throught adult life. The house began as an exercise in pragmatics. How to manage a number of […]

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Place to Day Dream by Tony Hobba Architects

Location: Victoria, Australia Year: 2013 Architects: Tony Hobba Architects Photography © Rory Gardiner Over looking Bass Straight, this large residential project sits quietly in the landscape, barely visible. The landscape was the driver for the design, with a stand of iron bark trees defining the form, scale, views, vista’s and materialality. Six years in the […]

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Ocean Residence by FMD Architects

Location: Great Ocean Road, Victoria, Australia Year: 2015 Architects: FMD Architects Project Team: Fiona Dunin, Katherine Peasley, Andrew Carija, Robert Kolak, Alex Peck, Owen Castley Photography © Fraser Marsden The residence is a weekend beach house for a semi retired couple with a large family and extensive corporate guests. The house was designed to entertain large amounts […]

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Shapeshifter house by Ogrydziak Prillinger Architects (OPA)

Location: Reno, Nevada, US Area: 5,900 sf Year: 2017 AWARDS AIA San Francisco, 2015 Unbuilt Design Citation Chicago Athenaeum, 2018 American Architecture Awards  Architects: Ogrydziak Prillinger Architects (OPA) Contractor: Mike Doherty Construction Structural: Buro Happold Landscape: OPA Planting: Delphine Huetz Photography © Joe Fletcher   Two art collectors and dealers specializing in contemporary art and art of the American West decided to move […]

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Glass Wall House | Klopf Architecture

Location: San Mateo, California, US Year : 2016 Architects: Klopf Architecture Project Team: John Klopf, AIA, Klara Kevane, and Yegvenia Torres-Zavala Landscape Architect: Arterra Landscape Architects Contractor: Henry Calvert of Calvert Ventures Photography © Mariko Reed Klopf Architecture, Arterra Landscape Architects and Henry Calvert of Calvert Ventures Designed and built a new warm, modern, Eichler-inspired, open, […]

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Cascading Courts by HYLA Architects

Type: 2 storey semi-detached house with attic Location: Faber Drive, Singapore Site Area: 409 m2 Gross Floor Area: 568 m2 Year: 2017 Architect: HYLA Architects Principal Architect: Mr Han Loke Kwang Assistant Architects: Navin Rungsmai, Amanda Goh, Thomas Ong Main Contractor: : Praxis Contractors Pte Ltd Structural Engineer: GNG Consultants Pte Ltd Photographer: Derek Swalwell A series of cascading […]

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Kirribilli Apartment by Brcar Morony Architecture

Location: Kirribilli, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Year: 2015 Architects: Brcar Morony Architecture Photography © Justin Alexander   The project involved the transformation of a 1960s two bedroom apartment which was lacking natural daylight into an elegant and light filled space with refined, timeless finishes. The apartment was designed to be flexible for a sole executive owner […]

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Klein House by MHN Design Union

Location: Vaucluse, Sydney, Australia Year: 2015 Architects: MHN Design Union Interiors by Lawless & Meyerson Photography © Justin Alexander Located in the eastern suburbs of Sydney with distant views to Sydney Harbour, this irregular shaped site with a narrow street frontage, a steep slope from front to rear and sandstone rock shelves posed a significant challenge to the architect. […]

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