BLP and Diller Scofidio + Renfro complete Susan Wakil Health Building

Located within the University of Sydney’s health precinct, the Susan Wakil Health Building serves as a new model for health facilities, consolidating education and practice.  The 21,500 m2 building brings together the University of Sydney’s Susan Wakil School of Nursing and Midwifery, the Central Clinical School of the Sydney Medical School and the Sydney School […]

Woods Bagot’s ‘forensic’ approach to InterContinental Sydney

Woods Bagot’s $95 million refurbishment of Sydney’s 32-storey landmark will usher in the most significant improvements to the hotel in over 30 years. Set within the restored 1851 Treasury Building, the InterContinental Sydney is a tapestry of heritage interventions: Georgian elevations, neoclassical architecture and 19th century fittings. This multi-layered building fabric required a “forensic design […]

BKK and Publicis Sapient renew ACMI as “experience-led architecture”

ACMI in Melbourne’s Federation Square has reopened to the public after a $40 million renewal project.  The ACMI team wanted the redevelopment to be an experience-led architectural transformation, appointing Melbourne-based BKK Architects to work in parallel with exhibition and experience designers Publicis Sapient  The blended approach created a clear remit for both organisations whilst at […]

Breathe Architecture commences Four Pillars distillery development

Much-loved Australian distillery, Four Pillars in the Yarra Valley, has begun a $6 million, 12-month redevelopment led by Breathe Architecture.  The new home for Four Pillars will be directly adjacent to its current home in Healesville and will incorporate new hospitality, production, bottling and an events space. All of this will be encased in a […]

ISOscape explores building a pandemic-resilient home

Hassell + OMA design architectural “collection” for WA Museum