interior design

Survey Warns Of Crisis Facing Building Industry – COVID 19

Interior Design and Architectural studios have been hit hard by COVID 19 with many projects in Australia paused or cancelled. Now Builders and tradies are facing an imminent crisis with most set to run out of new work in the next few months according to a survey on the impact of Covid-19 released yesterday. Denita Wawn, CEO of Master Builders Australia said the results are alarming....

creating moods & stirring efficiency – Melbourne

After securing an entire level of a desirable Melbourne CBD location, Armitage Jones approached Bergman & Co to create the ultimate office environment that both supported their staff and reflected their creative, hardworking brand and philosophy, “that great buildings and places are the key to connecting people and building a healthy community”. A custom bespoke, solution was required and Bergman &...

Manhattan overhaul

Located in Manhattan's Chelsea neighbourhood, the project is a two-bedroom apartment that spans half of a floor in an early 20th-century building. It was previously occupied by an artist and art handler for the Museum of Modern Art and had not been updated in nearly 40 years. Seafoam green paint coated historic wood pillars and the ceiling was clad in tin tiles. New York architecture studio

La petite maison – France

La petite maison is an extra small wooden holiday house in french countryside of Guitinieres in southwestern France. Designed and built by 2m26 architecture and maker studio based in Kyoto, 2m26 see work as researches producing handmade, thrifty luxury unique pieces designed and produced on demand from raw materials and natural processes. Which is evident in “La petite maison” which...

Well conceived intervention – UK

The existing property consisted of a Grade 2 listed double fronted Victorian house located in Getton, Northamptonshire. Connected to the house was a disused cattle shed and beyond that a ruin, which was a former parchment factory and a scheduled monument.  The client’s initial brief was to convert the cattle shed and demolish the ruin to make way for a new extension. From the beginning of...

Stairway House – Tokyo

A two-family home in a quiet residential area of Tokyo appears more like an art piece than home. Surrounded by regular houses and apartments the Stairway House is a multi generational house with the parents occupying the ground floor and a young family on the upper levels. Designed by studio Nendo, the architectural volume was pushed to the north to take...

When nature dominates – California

Flowers’ new guest experience breathes new life into a cherished local landmark to become a destination resort-style estate dedicated to the celebration of wine, food, and the natural landscape. Located minutes from downtown Healdsburg, in the heart of Russian River Valley, Healdsburg, California.Originally built as a winery in the mid-70s, the facilities on this 15.5 acre estate had...

Shade House – Bangkok

Living amidst the rapid growth of urban population and high rises in Bangkok, a critical question is raised by Ayutt and Associates design was : how can we adjust ourselves to live peacefully and privately in this speedily changed environment? In doing so, how can we avoid losing contact with the amenities that mega-city provides us and accessibility to...

Tree top living – India

Located on the outskirts of Bangalore, India, the House on Pipes sits elevated within coconut the tree tops that occupies the 1.5 acre plot of land. Designed by Parallax the focus was to design a two bedroom weekend getaway space within a modest budget. The initial idea was to build a home with minimal contact to the earth with the...