All Projects

HAINES HOUSE

Christopher Polly Architect

02 Mar 2011

Christopher Polly Architect's Haines House Haines House is located in the inner city Sydney suburb of Newtown, in an area that is steadily displaying evidence of gentrification in the general upgrade of the surrounding urban fabric. The immediate context is comprised of predominantly single storey attached and semi-detached residences with intermittent 2 storey dwellings and 3 to 4 storey

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FLAT FOR OLIVER STONE

Geoffrey Bradfield

02 Mar 2011

Oscar winning domicile How could one not be somewhat intimidated working for a larger-than-life Oscar-winning director? Anyone who could envision the entire city of ancient Babylon and achieve it on screen, as Oliver Stone did in his epic film Alexander, would have high expectations. Luckily, Geoffrey Bradfield is gifted with a cinematic eye and rose to the occasion for the

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CAFÉ EISENMANN

MorePlatz

02 Mar 2011

Moreplatz's cultural café The Bavarian National Forest is Germany's first National Park attractingmore than 700,000 visitors a year.To celebrate the park's 40th anniversary morePlatz were commissioned to refurbish and extend the visitors' centre in Neuschönau. The renovation includes a permanent exhibition space, and a new ‘tree top walk'  with splendid views

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STUDIO SPEC

Facet Studio

09 Feb 2011

3 functions, 2 characters, 1 irregular office space This challenging project is mitigated by creating spaces within space using two opposite joinery boxes. Facet studio were requested to design a space, which would be accommodating for the co-existence of businesses with very different natures - graphic designer studio, beauty consultation room, and graphic design school. Although,

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WATER MOON

Facet Studio

09 Feb 2011

Capturing the essence of Japanese cuisine in the manifold expressions of timber At the back streets of Kings Cross amongst restaurants and pubs, stands the old building which houses Watermoon. The task was to change the original tired pub with a history over 15 years, to a restaurant which enables the enjoyment of Japanese cuisine alongside traditional sake. It was further requested by the

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