interior design

Showcasing Pasadena

Perched high in the hilltops the LR2 House overlooks Pasadena and its adjacent mountains from its enviable plot. Designed by Santa Monica-based firm Montalba Architects , the house is made up of several distinct living volumes. In response to the client’s desire to retain a significant portion of the existing flat land between adjacent slopes, the house follows a matchbox...

Sydney Art House

Tasked with transforming a magnificent historic house located in Woollahra, one of Sydney Australia’s inner city suburbs, the two-storey house contained a treasure trove of beautiful period features. Claire Driscoll Delmar, creative director of Australian interior design practice Studio CD, approached the challenge to create a contemporary expressive 5 bedroom city home for the young family that reflected their passion...

#AloneTogether community by Dazed

Dazed, have created the #AloneTogether community. Across the days, weeks, or months of the coronavirus pandemic and concurrent isolation measures, they have been connecting with their audience to offer URL experiences, art, and advice across music, fashion, art, tech, and politics. “We may be alone, but we are together”, says Dazed. 33 artists have contributed work to this project that’s being launched as part of...

Brazilian simplicity

Within the urban context in which it is inserted, the volume of the residence imposes itself with simplicity into its lush Sao Paulo, Brazilian surroundings. The main body of the house accommodates itself between the lateral boundary walls, neutralizing itself as a volume to function as an element that compartments the internal spaces of the lot. Designed by Andrade Morettin Architects,...

Buried in nature – Czech Republic

Built on sloped terrain, the lower part of the house is half-buried which makes the A-frame timber structure on top appear to grow out of the grassy meadow as you approach the building from the uphill road. The integration of the house and landscape will connect further with time as the concrete becomes overgrown with moss and becomes darker, while the timber roof will acquire...

Visual transparency and beauty

The Modular Unit (MU50) is a small-scale, modular off-grid home, designed to be recyclable and adaptable to a wide variety of sites. Through its simplicity, flexibility, and choice of materials, this structure is intended to bring beauty to the users’ daily lives; to allow them to incorporate it in their daily landscape and to connect with the surrounding nature reducing at most its carbon footprint. Designed...

Park Life – Melbourne

Park Life is an extension designed by Architecture Architecture responds to the principles of the ‘garden city’, integrating home, garden and streetscape. Located on Park Crescent in an Estate Heritage Precinct, the area remains one of the best preserved of the early 1940’sHousing Commission of Victoria estates, ‘notable for its strong visual homogeneity… and curving street layout around...

Lifestyle and sensibilities – Melbourne

Developed in close collaboration with its owners, this Melbourne house is a direct architectural response to the couple’s lifestyle and sensibilities, reflecting architect Pete Kennon of Melbourne-based studio Kennon+ exploration of the relationship between architecture, memory and identity. The meticulously refurbished Victorian building is characterised by period embellishment on the outside, the weatherboard clad façade is adorned by ornamental...