New kid on the block

The last piece of the World Square jigsaw, 52 Goulburn is in no way intimidated by its prominent neighbours. Rather, it uses a similar architectural language to forge its own identity Read more


Rather than build high, the developers of the Axa Centre chose to build horizontally, creating a groundscraper more akin to a college campus than a corporate hub Read more


A love of speed inspires a dynamic facade and creates a bold presence in a rapidly growing commercial precinct Read more

Read all about it

The meadow on the roof is probably the most readily apparent feature, but this new Seattle library is green to its very roots. It's also an educational tool for sustainable design initiatives Read more

TOO cool FOR school

A high school shows how buildings can adapt to climate change, by using tried-and-true principles of passive design Read more

Open-door policies

Large-scale glazing and a minimalist aesthetic have been adopted in the design of these offices, in order to reflect the principles of the company that inhabits them Read more

Urban renewal

Designed to resemble a vertical village, the Regent Place mixed-use development has transformed a significant area of the Sydney CBD into a lively, urban quarter Read more

Well connected

3D modelling for steel roof canopy Read more

That's entertainment

Forget the big glass box and ranks of cars at this showroom it's all about the experience, the atmosphere and the promise of a lifestyle Read more

Urban renewal

Stone adds touch of luxury Read more

A sense of place

Libraries are no longer the austere, silent buildings of the past. The colourful facade of this new university library reflects its much more diverse role within the community Read more


Ancient and modern shapes inspired the creator of these GRC panels Read more





Latest books

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

Commercial Design Trends Vol. 34/2C

Whether you’re travelling for work or pleasure, your hotel experience can either make or break your trip. Our market report in this issue looks at the changing world of hotel design – from five star establ... 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