IDEA Shortlist: Carlton Warehouse by Kennedy Nolan
“Our client’s determined vision drove the concept of the eyrie in a walled garden.” Kennedy Nolan has revitalised a warehouse in Carlton, using its patchwork of industrial heritage to create a new home.
Boxing Clever: unpacking the common problem of storage
As our homes become smaller and our cities more condensed architects are finding new ways to unpack the common problem of storage, as Sandra Tan explores for MEZZANINE.
A diagnostic process: Toorak home by Northbourne Architecture + Design
Emerging studio Northbourne Architecture + Design took a diagnostic approach on its recent renovation project in Toorak.
Broadsheet restaurant by Foolscap Studio: moving from digital to physical
In the hospitality space, digital elements typically sit as a mere complementary addition to the physical environment. Broadsheet, however, is anything but typical.
Designing words: Melbourne Theatre Company
Two recent productions by the Melbourne Theatre Company, Skylight and Double Indemnity, had set designs that were enhanced by the words of the writers and the performances of the actors, as inside co-editor Jan Henderson discovers.
Creating patterns with Missoni
Credited with breathing fresh life into the Missoni brand, Wanda Jelmini, niece to Missoni founders Rosita and Ottavio Missoni, talks to inside co-editor Gillian Serisier about brand longevity, perpetual reinvention and that certain something that makes Missoni a perennial design favourite.
IDEA Shortlist: Yellow Earth flagship store
TANDEM Design Studio have taken 15m of woven rope to create an undulating shopfront for the Yellow Earth flagship store in Melbourne. A project that has been shortlisted in the retail category for IDEA 2016.
Personal Works: commissioned artwork in architecture
Privately commissioned artworks have a long history in architecture and today we are seeing a fresh appetite for wall-work with a more personal touch.
IDEA Shortlist: TarraWarra Cellar Door
Kerstin Thompson Architects Cellar Door extension at the TarraWarra Estate is a shortlisted project in the 2016 IDEA Hospitality category.
Sky-high Glamour by David Hicks
Inside co-editor, Jan Henderson visits one of David Hicks’ recently completed projects, the St Kilda Road Penthouse, and finds glamour in the clouds.