A new apartment development by Tony Owen Partners balances the requirements of Sydney’s cosmopolitan style with a laid back beachside lifestyle.
Cultural ribbon or coastal connections?
The City of Sydney’s program of design excellence forums recently focused on cultural precinct planning. With three of the city’s iconic beaches currently undergoing renewal, what is the role of the seaside CBD in the context of Sydney’s cultural identity? Written by ADR’s contributing online editor, Sara Anne Best.
Should architects register upon graduation?
Many aspiring (and registered) architects around the world have been calling for the radical reform of the architect registration process. ADR’s contributing online editorial assistant, Wesley Perrott, looks at changes being made in architectural registration in the UK and US, in comparison with Australia.
Red rare: Huxtaburger Prahran
A hamburger has never tasted so good as when served in the surroundings of Huxtaburger Prahran, the latest project from Russell & George. The design of the premises screams hot, hot, hot – and that’s not just the jalapenos talking. This project featured in (inside) Interior Design Review Issue 81.
Greg Natale’s Astor encore
Playing on the opposites of a rich interior surrounded by light, Greg Natale has created a cocoon of sumptuous finishes that pay respectful homage to The Astor’s heritage and era.
This project featured in (inside) Interior Design Review issue 82.
Inaugural Forecast festival celebrates landscape architecture
The Forecast festival will take place in October, bringing together local and international landscape architecture luminaries for an Australia first event on the banks of the Brisbane River.
A clever alteration by Architecture Architecture brings an angular contemporary form to the rear of a traditional Californian bungalow.
IDEA Shortlist: Greenland Display Suite
We continue our 2014 IDEA shortlist series with a high impact futuristic interior by PTW and LAVA, featuring photography by Brett Boardman and Peter Murphy.
Sculptural homewares on Zaha Hadid’s wish list
For The Wish List project, legendary designers acted as mentors to emerging talent, tasked with creating objects of their desire out of a single material: American hardwood.