Hugg’s fit-out is an example of TANDEM’s creative and co-operative approach to design work and client collaboration.
Bates Smart reinstates glamour to InterContinental Double Bay
Once the hotel of choice for debutantes, the sailing elite and travelling socialites, the InterContinental Double Bay had faded. Bates Smart’s refit reinstates luxury to both the hotel and Double Bay with a fitout that suits locals and visitors alike.
Vicland Property Group by Travis Walton Architecture
Travis Walton Architecture’s brief for the Vicland Property Group office was to ‘blur the distinction between business and pleasure’. The space does just that, with the pièce de résistance a rooftop pavilion complete with a full-service bar. Don Draper of Mad Men would be most impressed.
Bootylicious on the inside: a closer look at Premier Tower
“What we would hate is for the public to just think we were trying to make a building look like Beyonce,” says lead architect Jansen Aui, revealing Elenberg Fraser’s thoroughly detailed interpretation of the muse with lead interior designer Emma Phythian.
Q+A with Architecture Architecture
“Most (high-rise apartments) seem to be built… with very little consideration for quality of life for the occupants.” Michael Roper and Nick James of Architecture Architecture discuss their view on high-density apartments, along with projects from their recent body of work.
The appeal of intimate spaces: an interview with Thomas Heatherwick
Heatherwick Studio employs a team of over 160 architects, designers and makers who work on projects across a range of scales based in Kings Cross, London. Penny Craswell speaks to founder Thomas Heatherwick for AR140 – Small Spaces.
Kennedy Nolan: a practice that makes perfect
Kennedy Nolan is an architectural practice devoted to creating beautiful, thoughtful and innovative projects for life and living. (inside) co-editor Jan Henderson looks at how experience, connectivity and innovation form the building blocks of its design.
Timber embrace: Hugg by TANDEM
Zaha Hadid and Pharrell Williams collaborate for Adidas Originals
Pharrell Williams has collaborated with starchitect Zaha Hadid to design a pair of sneakers as part of the musician’s latest and highly anticipated collection for Adidas.
Architecture and fine dining combine at Walsh Street House
Lovers of food and architecture, rejoice! Andrew McConnell, of Melbourne restaurant Cutler & Co, has joined forces with the Robin Boyd Foundation to host dining experiences at Walsh Street House.
Miele opens new showroom on the Gold Coast
Miele has opened in Southport on the Gold Coast. This latest showroom is in addition to the other Miele centres located in Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney, Adelaide and Perth.
SIBLIING’s fit-out for visualisation and animation studio Squint Opera’s new Australian headquarters draws from the language of digital modelling to create a highly conceptual, immersive workspace.
Industrial living at Little B
With a sculptural steel frontage, Timmins+Whyte’s Little B residence injects personality to an industrial North Melbourne streetscape.
Sean Godsell’s Green House
AR Asia Pacific guest editor Joe Rollo explores Green House by Sean Godsell Architects, an 1870s timber cottage radically remodelled into a one-room cabin.