designbook latest

Latest Updates

MINI LIVING – INVERT is underway

19 Sep, 2017
MINI LIVING - INVERT is an exhibition of designs in response to a brief for a residence for a family of four on a unique 6x10m site in Melbourne’s CBD. Fourteen architects have responded enthusiastically to the brief and their designs and 3D...

National Architecture Awards shortlist revealed

15 Sep, 2017
The competition for recognition as the best in Australian architecture has reached its most fierce with a record 983 entries being received across 14 categories in this year’s Australian Institute of Architects’ National Architecture Awards, the...

MINI Profile: Edition Office

15 Sep, 2017
In October green magazine, in collaboration with MINI and the City of Melbourne, is presenting MINI LIVING – INVERT, an exhibition and series of talks analysing the importance of sustainable, small-scale architecture. In the lead-up we’ve...

DENFAIR announces expansion to Sydney

14 Sep, 2017
One of Australia’s leading contemporary design and art events, DENFAIR, has announced that they will hold an annual Sydney event starting next year. The event will be in addition to Melbourne’s DENFAIR with plans to hold two shows each...

Portable iron houses: a small history lesson

13 Sep, 2017
Homes in Australia these days may be among the largest in the world, but it most certainly wasn’t always that way. While living small is regarded as the future of residential development, there are excellent examples of small-scale architecture in...