All boxes ticked

A focus on environmental sustainability influenced every aspect of the design of this community arts centre a brownfields development in the heart of Boston Read more

Inspiration station

The new offices of DDB Hong Kong are designed to make staff feel inspired and involved. Pared-back, expansive interiors inset with playful communal spaces set the scene Read more

In an urban context

This new apartment tower doesn't sit in isolation its sculptural form is a direct response to the Melbourne city grid and the riverside Docklands location Read more

Second wind

Architectural practice Cameron Chisholm Nicol's new office in a renovated building in Perth's CBD is designed to utilise sustainable workplace initiatives and reduce the office's environmental footprint Read more

Cafe therapy

Proving that retail and hospitality can feed off each other, the cafe at the centre of this upgraded complex links two retail stores and attracts customers Read more

Poster child

A local slant on a worldwide brand one of the world's most recognisable hotel businesses has just had a windy city makeover Read more


The brief for the refit of this subterranean venue in Sydney was clear: create a look that could support its triple role as lunch-time bistro, evening bar and nightclub Read more


Wineries tend to protect their viticultural secrets from the masses. Cable Bay Vineyards have captured this mystique with a building that hides in a hillside Read more

On principle

Large balconies, comprehensive soundproofing and an emphasis on space just some of the functional design elements integrated into these riverside apartments Read more

Sense of place

Outdoor connections, honest materials, and an eclectic array of furnishings and fine art make visitors to the reinvented Southern Cross feel welcome Read more

Future perfect

Mechanics and electrical services are a large part of meeting Green Star requirements. Read more

riding the wave

Structural integrity is paramount to building safety Read more





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Homes Trends Vol. 34/4

Whether space for your new bathroom is generous or modest, you'll want to create a room that not only looks good but is also a breeze to use. And that often means working around restrictions of plumbing locations, the po... Read more

Home Trends Vol. 34/2

Placing the kitchen at the heart of a home is not just about creating a convenient zone for easy food preparation and eating meals.Just as important is the way it's seen as an attractive place where family can spend time ... Read more

Home Trends Vol. 34/1

If you're designing a bathroom for a new home or renovating your existing one, you'll quickly discover how involved the process can be.It's not only the challenge of how to fit the different functional zones into the ofte... Read more