The Boulevard House by Michael Ong Design Office

Location: Ivanhoe East, Victoria, Australia Architects: Michael Ong Design Office Interior Design: Michael Ong Design Office Styling: Bea and Co Build: Dimpat Photography: Derek Swalwell Michael Ong Design Office Michael Ong Design Office is an award winning architecture studio based in Melbourne, Australia. Michael Ong Bachelor of Building & Planning | Master of Architecture | ARBV/AIA Michael Ong graduated from the University of Melbourne in … Continue reading The Boulevard House by Michael Ong Design Office

Sorrento House by Figureground Architecture

Location: Sorrento, Victoria, Australia Area: 190 m2 Year: 2017   Awards 2017 Victorian Architecture Awards John & Phyllis Murphy Award for Residential Architecture (Alterations & Additions) Architects: Figureground Architecture Lead Architect: Matt Rawlins Builder: PM Versteegen and Sons Pty Ltd Engineer: Maurice Farrugia & Associates Pty. Ltd. Photography: © Derek Swalwell A 1980s beach house is given a new lease on life with the addition of a … Continue reading Sorrento House by Figureground Architecture

Brighton House by Rob Kennon Architects

Location: Brighton, Victoria, Australia Area: 155 sqm Year: 2018 Architects: Rob Kennon Architects Photography: © Derek Swalwell All images courtesy of Rob Kennon Architects   Rob Kennon Architects Rob established the practice, Rob Kennon Architects, in 2011 after years of experiences working with two of Melbourne’s most influential and respected design practices, Bates Smart and Jackson Clements Burrows. Prior to that, Rob worked with Bochsler & Partners. … Continue reading Brighton House by Rob Kennon Architects

York Street Residence by Jackson Clements Burrows Architects

Location: York St, St Kilda West, Victoria, Australia Gross Floor Area: 320 m2 Year: 2017 Awards 2018 Shortlist Interior Design Excellence Awards (IDEA)  Best Residential – Single Architects: Jackson Clements Burrows Architects Consultant: Structural Engineer: Meyer Consulting General Contractor: Belair Builders Photography: © Derek Swalwell An existing heritage building is transformed through the introduction of a modern, two-storey addition that playfully re-interprets the distinctive geometry of … Continue reading York Street Residence by Jackson Clements Burrows Architects

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 goes beyond surface treatments by inscribing contemplative experiences into the … Continue reading St Vincents Place Residence by B.E Architecture

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 courts between the house and the party wall forms the … Continue reading Cascading Courts by HYLA Architects

Elwood House by Matyas Architects

Location: Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Year: 2016 Architects: Matyas Architects Furniture and Styling: Nina Provan Builder: LBA Constructions Windows: T H E R M E C O Photography @ Derek Swalwell All images courtesy of Matyas Architects | © Derek Swalwell MATYAS ARCHITECTS John Matyas Matyas Architects (formerly John Matyas Architects) is a medium size architecture and interior design practice based in Middle Park, Melbourne. The practice was established by John … Continue reading Elwood House by Matyas Architects

East West House by Rob Kennon Architects

Location: Richmond, Victoria, Australia Area: 225 sqm Year: 2013 AVARDS 2014 AIA Victorian Architecture Awards Shortlist Residential Alterations and Additions 2014 Houses Awards Shortlist House in a Heritage Context 2014 Houses Awards Shortlist House Alteration and Addition over 200 m² Architects: Rob Kennon Architects Landscape Architect Robyn Barlow Photography © Derek Swalwell This house, on a deep site near the top of Richmond Hill contains the unexpected. A large roof deck is … Continue reading East West House by Rob Kennon Architects

Prahran House | Rob Kennon Architects 

Location: Prahran, Victoria, Australia Area: 315 sqm Year: 2017 Architects: Rob Kennon Architects Photography © Derek Swalwell This project explores a new typology for open connected living. Terraced floor plates and shifting ceiling profiles adjust to the sites topography to achieve spatial qualities appropriate to the program. Large doors retract into wall cavities allowing the spaces to extend and transform into a continuous living environment. Rob Kennon Architects … Continue reading Prahran House | Rob Kennon Architects 

The Mills house#project343 | mckimm

Location: Hampton, Victoria, Australia Year: 2017 Architects: mckimm Photography by © Derek Swalwell the mills #project343 encompasses a pair of rectilinear volumes stacked atop one another, giving the home the identity of contemporary design. offering naturally illuminated spaces that provide functionality and carefully considered zoning, the mills project provides an introspective aspect and a welcoming home to a family of four. The distinct architectural layering of concrete, … Continue reading The Mills house#project343 | mckimm