- Article by Alex Roth
- Architect Alex Roth
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The site for this project consisted of land surrounded by Ku-Ring-Gai National Park on one side and Sydney’s Northern Beaches on the other. The delicacy of the landscape provided a tranquil setting for this holiday house. This site specific design was developed as a series of pavilions that sit lightly on the land.
Simple construction methods enable this low-budget project to have quality where it is important. The Australian identity is expressed through materiality including corrugated sheeting and hardwood.
Now in its eleventh year, Shaw Contract’s Design Awards program honors architecture and design firms that are changing the way people engage and interact with a space.