Designs for DKO’s YarraBend apartments released

DKO has released designs for one of the first projects to take shape at YarraBend in Melbourne. YarraBend is a 16.5-hectare development in Melbourne’s inner suburbs. YarraBend gained attention in June 2016 when it was announced that it would be one of the first battery-powered green precincts, incorporating Tesla’s Powerwall technology. In December several prominent […]

Intimacy in density: Woods Bagot’s Assembly

Assembly is more than your average apartment building. Living here, you are presented with not just a home to live in, but also a community, a connection to the surrounding precinct and amenities that make saying ‘hi’ to your neighbour inevitable.

Joining districts: fjmt’s Frank Bartlett Library & Service Centre

Wedged between a regional train line and the town of Moe is the Frank Bartlett Library & Service Centre designed by fjmt. The new civic building has been named a Global Award winner at the Shaw Contract Design Awards. The five winners, chosen out of 497 entries, have been announced today. For an Australian project, the win […]

Emerging from the darkness: the Shadow House

The physical result of design talent, solid collaboration and a touch of kismet, the Shadow house is a successful project in all senses – achieving beauty, preservation of Heritage, and resulting in a home that moulds snugly to the clients’ lives.

The 10 Star home: Australia’s most sustainable home?

Alexandra Buchanan Architecture’s Hawthorn house