Terracotta, brick, granite: Technē’s Poacher & Hound
“The project is imagined as the sanctuary of a harsh terrain traveller. Brass objects scattered throughout the space are found treasured pieces, bridging the gap between the natural elements and the fine graphic elements.” Poacher & Hound is one of the latest hospitality projects designed by Technē Architecture + Interior Design.
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The New Royal Children’s Hospital
Surrounded by nature yet minutes from the city, the new Royal Childrens Hospital in Melbourne, Australia incorporates the latest evidence and research-based design principles to enhance healing outcomes. Currently under construction, the design uses natural forms and light to nurture the imagination and engage the senses. Reaching seamlessly into its natural setting and bringing the […]
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Joe Black the Tailor
Joe Black the Tailor provides a modern interpretation of the traditional tailoring environment, with subtle references to gentry and sport. A very bespoke feel is achieved through a collection of found objects by collaborator Suzie Stanford, ranging from furniture upholstered in cycling jerseys, stools covered in hessian sacks to an array of hooks and drawers. […]
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