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The new park at Former Water Police Site | ASPECT Studios

The new park at Former Water Police Site | ASPECT Studios

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• April 25, 2011 • Comments (0)

The brief for the Former Water Police Site was to develop a new public park for a 1.8 hectare parcel of post industrial land on the Pyrmont peninsula. The prime location of the site on Sydney’s waterfront offered the unique opportunity for the creation of memorable public parkland for both local users and the wider […]

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Jacaranda Square “The Everyday Stadium” | ASPECT Studios

Jacaranda Square “The Everyday Stadium” | ASPECT Studios

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• April 25, 2011 • Comments (0)

Context Jacaranda Square, “The Everyday Stadium” is the first new public space in Sydney Olympic Park to sit within the framework of the Sydney Olympic Park 2030 Master Plan. The master plan sets a new urban framework that is intended to refocus the Olympic legacy of event and spectacle into a finely grained, sustainable town […]

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Horbury Hunt Award - Calling for Entries!

Horbury Hunt Award – Calling for Entries!

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• April 22, 2011 • Comments (0)

Last month, we introduced the Think Brick Awards 2011 for Australian architects and designers to submit their projects to explore how creative and innovative in use of clay brick. And now, Think Brick has just launched the Horbury Hunt Award, it is the time to submit yours. Sydney design entry Balfour Street Park Pocket took […]

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383 George Street | PTW Architects

383 George Street | PTW Architects

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• April 14, 2011 • Comments (0)

In June 2010 PTW Architects won a limited competition among five Australian practices for a complex mixed-used project in the heart of Sydney’s central business and retail district. A development application was lodged in December 2010 and has just been approved by Sydney City Council. On a complex consolidated site within the CBD of Sydney, […]

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Beads Pendant Lights in Hollyhock Restaurant

Beads Pendant Lights in Hollyhock Restaurant

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• April 8, 2011 • Comments (1)

Shared by Satelight Design, the Beads collection for Innermost is designed as a focus for any room. The lights have recently been installed in the front bar of the Hollyhock Restaurant in Port Melbourne. With its reflective surfaces, the installation is impressive in how it captures the light and reflections of its surroundings. Finished in […]

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Brent Knoll | March Studio

Brent Knoll | March Studio

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• April 5, 2011 • Comments (0)

‘Brent Knoll‘ is a new house by March Studio located on the outskirts of Malmsbury. Despite a brief to extend an existing 1850′s homestead, it became apparent that the new extension be detached. Rather than a reinterpretation of a past architecture, the resultant became a celebration of both old and new. The two freestanding structures […]

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Think Brick Awards 2011 - Call For Entries

Think Brick Awards 2011 – Call For Entries

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• March 29, 2011 • Comments (0)

Think Brick Australia is currently accepting interest for the Think Brick Awards 2011. This award aims to encourage designers, architects and students to consider the artistic, environmental, and the versatile features of clay brick use. Think Brick is the leading representer of Australia’s clay brick and paver manufacturers. They aim to ensure, and are committed […]

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2011 Australian House of the Year - Call for Entries

2011 Australian House of the Year – Call for Entries

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• March 23, 2011 • Comments (0)

If you have done a house/housing project in Australia. I hope it is not too late to introduce you the Houses Awards 2011 submissions developed by Houses magazine Australia, entries are closing very soon on next Thursday March 31. Winners will be announced on July 15, 2011. + For more information about the submission, please […]

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Kah-du Collection | Ilanel design studio

Kah-du Collection | Ilanel design studio

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• March 13, 2011 • Comments (2)

Australian lighting designer ilan.el has created this pendant light Kah-du Collection.  The kah-du collection features hand crafted lampshades based on a mathematical composition of a high-impact pattern. Its invasive effects are irresistible, and while intriguing, also visually striking. These bespoke pieces appear to be ‘breathing’ and give the impression of movement and depth, reminiscent of […]

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Saffire | CiRCA Architecture

Saffire | CiRCA Architecture

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• March 4, 2011 • Comments (1)

Australian architectural firm CiRCA Architecture has designed the Saffire project located in this beautiful Great Oyster Bay in Tasmania, Australia. The resort is also organic in its relationship to the site. Its form evokes memories of coastal land forms, dunes, waves or sea creatures.  The journey moves from the monumental to the more intimate personal […]

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