Northern exposure: Gull House

Rising above the streets of Byron Bay, Gull House by Harley Graham Architects is more than just a chip off the old block.

Place makers: site responsive architecture

Across Australia, architects are finding that a response to place and the environment forms the foundation of ideas that will remain rock solid. Peter Salhani discovers for Mezzanine.

Off the grid: tiny holiday homes

Written by Sandra Tan. Image above, Dogtrot House by Dunn and Hillam Architects. Photo by Dunn and Hillam Architects. When we hit the road in search of a change of pace and wide-open space, a minimal approach to design can make the destination a little bit more manageable. It is little wonder that the road […]

MEZZANINE releases stool to help alleviate homelessness and promote regional makers

Socially aware: Chloe Naughton

In the North Queensland town of Bowen, graduate architect Chloe Naughton has brought together a world of ideas and solutions in Inverdon House for a couple of soon to be retiree’s.

Future classic: Robert Foster

Photo courtesy FINK Design. The FINK water jug is an achievement perhaps only made by mid-century Danes and very much the last thing you would expect to come out of the near-capital city of Queanbeyan but, hey, in 1993 Robert Foster made it happen! This piece of Australian design exploded into our memories. Its vibrant […]

Beyond the web

Marcus Piper explores the way technology is redefining the concept of a well-connected home for MEZZANINE – taking us beyond the cobwebs and cables.

Layered light

Beyond the vitreous layers that shield our homes, contemporary glass is taking on a dynamic new dimension. Stephen Todd writes for MEZZANINE.

Creative workings: the offices of designers

The offices of designers and architects are home to the ideas that help us work in new ways. Mezzanine discovers the secret to creativity when it comes to their own studios.

Designers Republic

As the lines between private and public domains increasingly blur, architecture is expanding notions of community with houses designed to be multifunctional and/or multigenerational, or play a wider role. Peter Salhani explores this blurring for MEZZANINE.