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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WAN Editorial

13 Jan 2011

Scaling new heights Dubai headquartered Depa Ltd has worked on the interiors fit out of some of the world's most iconic projects. Company CEO Mohannad Sweid talks to Sarah Campbell about the company's work on Ferrari World and the Burj Khalifa, surviving recession and preparing for an upturn in business in 2011. In the past 12 months Depa Ltd has completed work on the interiors fit out of the

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Thom Craig architects

11 Jan 2011

Home envy... This Queenstown House was designed by architect Thom Craig while he was a director of his previous company +MAP, New Zealand. The House, with all external surfaces (including the roof) totally clad in cedar, is fractured in plan and facetted in elevation and draws its 3 dimensional planning and massing inspiration from the nearby braided Shotover river and surrounding mountain

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BERLINRODEO interior concepts

11 Jan 2011

Conversion and renovation of a Wilhelminian apartment Headed up by Axel Schaefer, who studied architecture in Berlin, Berlinrodeo was established in 2006 and has undertaken many Berlin based projects including the headquarters of South & Browse's TV production company, hip restaurant Bond and the traditional pastry shop Conditorei Jebens. Asked why he named his company Berlinrodeo, Axel

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Kensington House


21 Dec 2010

SHH design in Kensington SHH took on the new-build Kensington House project with a commission to create a complete interiors scheme for the six storey, 1114 sq m house. The client’s brief was simple. The house had to suit the needs of an international couple with a large family. As for the look? ‘Cream, off-white and funky’. The property is comprised of a very generously

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