The design of this project was focused on the principles of sustainable development such as the use of wood panels, using rigid hemp insulation, orientation and aperture for optimal solar comfort.
Interview: Tim Greer (Tonkin Zulaikha Greer)
Tonkin Zulaikha Greer is known nationally and internationally for its consistent ideological and aesthetic focuses. Here AR editor, Michael Holt, spoke with practice director, Tim Greer, as the first article in the ‘From Concept to Completion’ series.
The project involved creation of a new studio and gallery space with flexibility to house different workplace arrangements from permanent subtenant to a series of hot desks for short stay freelancers.
2014 Cemintel 9Dots Awards entries open
The competition aims to promote a reimagination of architectural possibilities and to redefine the typological ideas of the tight, urban block.
1 Bligh Street Master of Architecture prize announced
The prize is judged on the basis of the best performance in a building scheme that demonstrates design excellence in multi-storey design with an emphasis on sustainability.
Parramatta South Gateway Precinct design competition
Organised by the Heartland Group, the development project will encompass an approximately $800 million mixed use development on three prime sites in Parramatta, NSW.
Support local design this Easter with Peter Mclisky’s Rabbit
Hand painted and available in a number of colorations, sizes and finishes, the Rabbit sculptures are both charmingly fun and cleverly conceived to cast elegant shadows.