New kid on the block

Standing tall in the heart of Manhattan, the Bank of America Tower offsets its stature with LEED Platinum accreditation the first for a commercial tower Read more

Brass Tacks

For centuries, brass and bronze have been used to embellish buildings. The metals are just as much in demand today, as these projects illustrate Read more

designed for wellbeing

The new ACU Centre for Health and Wellbeing looks after the environment as much as it does its inhabitants Read more

Glow in the dark

A billowing canopy envelops the public facilities and references the natural attractions at the new Waitomo Glowworm Caves Visitor Centre Read more

On the up and up

Mixed-use developments are at the forefront of urban renewal, and increasingly, they form part of a masterplan that establishes a city's vision for the future Read more

Changing face of the cBD

The architectural fabric of our inner cities is constantly subject to change. But increasingly, new insertions are designed to respect, rather than mimic, the heritage character of existing buildings Read more

Simple solutions

Traditional plumbing systems are not always a cost-effective solution. For this commercial fit-out, a Sanispeed grey wastewater pump from Saniflo allowed plenty of design flexibility Read more

ART of architecture

Melbourne's iconic arts precinct helped shape the design of the new Triptych apartment tower, which was conceived as an artwork in itself Read more

making waves

In a city famous for its dramatic, cloud-raking architecture, Aqua cuts a fresh, variegated profile on the skyline Read more

Technological influence

Situated on the outskirts of Bangalore, Skill City will cement the region's reputation as the information technology centre of India Read more

Industrial revival

Adaptive reuse is maximised in Light Space, a warehouse conversion that embraces the existing architectural style Read more

Disappearing act

Now you see it, now you don't. To maximise space and create a free-flowing interior, these projects feature cavity sliders from CS Group Read more





Latest books

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

Home Trends Vol. 33/7

While we might all have ideas for the home design that we want, consulting a good architect or designer will also open us up to other design possibilities that we haven't thought of.To help get you started on creating the... Read more