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Gawthorne’s Hut – Mudgee Australia

Gawthorne’s Hut is a luxury, 2 person, off grid, holiday experience within a working rural property 10 minutes from Mudgee in Central West of New South Wales. The project intends to create a unique and sustainable experience that responds directly to the history and context of the property. The angled galvanised clad shell and rich timber lined interior reference the predominant rural vernacular...

The transformation of a Norman Jaffe House

Completed in 1978, Norman Jaffe's Gruss House is a representative example of his self-described "Zeus style". Referencing the mythological god of the sky, Jaffe found formal inspiration in the sky, clouds, and coastal dunes of the Eastern Long Island, East Hampton, United States.
With its bold shingle roof and distinctive Tennessee sandstone-clad walls, the house had undergone several unfortunate interior renovations. Together with its...

When matter, geometry + space work in harmony

Spanish architectural practice HORMA estudio believes living on one floor implies continuity, articulation, composition, and fragmentation of spaces without losing the unity of the whole. DM house allows the occupants to use the entire plot this its use of thoughtful architecture.
The proposal aims to articulate a wide domestic program fragmenting the scale of the set both volumetrically...

Apartment Aria takes on Sydney icons

Apartment Aria is about views and rooms. Views to Sydney Icons, views to iconic paintings and rooms from which these icons might be viewed, resulting in an apartment that is a constant reminder of place.
Located in Kirribilli, Sydney, the apartment is dominated with dress circle views of Circular Quay, the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge. These wide-spanning views created opportunities for...

Casa Houlpoch, once a Mexican ruin

Casa Houlpoch is an old Yucatecan house from the end of the last century that gets its name from a snake from the region in Merida, Mexico, that regularly “visited” the property's ruins. The room, in pastel tones, has modern and casual furniture, integrating greenery and works of art, such as a playful Timoteo on the center table and a painting by Pedro...

Purchasing cannabis from Seaweed Outpost

There are over 4,600 islands off the coast of Maine and with this project architects MAAM added a handful more. Inspired by the local geography, the display tables were conceived as floating “islands” with their very own unique topographies.
SEAWEED OUTPOST is the sister showroom to the SeaWeed flagship location located in a strip mall. The retail space...

The cove house – Brisbane

The Cove House is a robust yet elegant residence in a waterside suburb south of Brisbane with a mix of urban and tropical vibes.
Designed by Justin Humphrey Architects, the dwelling is a rich and tactile exploration of thresholds and edges, the thresholds between public and private within the house and also the edges between the house and...

Deep Instinct – for young creatives

The new Deep Instinct offices are located in one of the new Rubinstein twins buildings Tel Aviv-Yafo , Israel, set over three inspiring levels.
The office team made up of young and creative people for whom it was important that Gindi Studio Architects create an environment that would support and encourage this kind of work.
Deep Instinct moved to...

Creating a village

Bat Shlomo farmhouse serves as a bridge between the past and present, honoring those who established the village in Bat Shlomo and their architecture and way of living in the land of Israel while celebrating the innovative approach that has come to represent by contemporary details and interior design. At The Farmhouse, Artstudio have created an intimate...

Immersive VIP lounges with a cheeky edge

Spanish artist-designer Jaime Hayon is known for blurring the lines between art, decoration and design and he was recently commissioned to design two VIP lounges delivering two boldly styled, exquisitely crafted, and immersive spaces that offer a unique hospitality experience.
Located inside The Hyundai Seoul, the city’s largest department store, and Pangyo in Seongnam, one of Seoul’s satellite...