Urban

Sun Catcher

Issue 55

On a tight site in Melbourne's inner north, Make Architecture have reconfigured a tangle of rooms into three new spaces and in doing so created a garden sanctuary.

Less is More

Issue 55

Adaptable, intuitive and interactive joinery has liberated space in this two-bedroom apartment in Manly, Sydney.

A Deft Touch

Issue 55

Architecture Architecture’s smart, restrained interventions in a light, spacious period home in Hawthorn have injected warmth, playfulness, garden connectivity and some ingenious bedroom joinery that just may save a relationship.

Country Manner

A respectful refresh of a local architect’s cleverly designed Beaumaris home has created a relaxed, Scandi-inspired holiday house vibe in Melbourne’s suburbs for interior designer Fiona Austin and her mid-century design loving family.

Past And Present

Issue 54

The ship-shape of this Albert Park house reminds one of a liner that has slipped its moorings. Occupying a triangular parcel of land of only 48-square metres, it is a wonderful example of what can be achieved on a site that would normally be dismissed for redevelopment.

Secret Gardens

Issue 54

This diminutive house turns its back on the hustle and bustle of Sydney’s inner west with voids, volumes, gardens and courtyards that offer an introspective sanctuary.

Sky Garden

Issue 53

A small, two-story home in London’s East End gains a stunning roofscape and becomes the talk of the town.

Bigger On The Inside

Issue 53

A lesson in space and light, the pristine white interior of this Bondi-based home creates a sizable illusion.

Outside Inside

Issue 53

A mysterious but dreamy home in Byron Bay joyfully celebrates the ambiguity of interior and exterior space.

Gloriously Askew

Issue 52

Oddly shaped blocks can make for awkwardly programmed houses – not so for this North Fitzroy gem from Clare Cousins Architects, which pinwheels out from a generous central core into sublime gardens offering unexpected vistas and connections in all directions.