The Church House by @daharchitecture and @georgia_cannon is a 2 storey hillside residential extension and adaptation of the heritage listed ‘Church of Transfiguration’ in the Brisbane suburb of Norman Park. 💭 The family home incorporates elements of subtropical design and emphasises a connection to the natural and built context of the site. Photography by @cathyschusler. 📷
Located in the Melbourne suburb of Toorak, Georgina by @templetonarchitecture combines delicate materials and light to create a sense of peaceful serenity, while windows frame the luscious garden to provide contrast and balance to the calming interior. 🌿 Photography by @sharyncairns. 📷
Today on The Local Project, we explore Arno Residence by @adelebates and @bayleyward.architects. 🌿 South Africa is a long way from the leafy Melbourne suburb of Toorak but the project embraces this journey, infusing the contemporary interiors with a sense of the clients’ South African heritage. Read the full article on The Local Project today. Photography by @_danhocking_. 📷 Styling by @breeleech. 💭
Responding to the hips and gables of the prevalent existing heritage buildings, York Street Residence by @jcbarchitects sees an existing heritage building is transformed through the introduction of a modern, two-storey addition that playfully re-interprets the distinctive geometry of the original dwelling through a contemporary lens. 🌿 Capturing abundant natural light and garden aspects, the new addition employs a refined and subtle palette of brick, steel and timber. Photography by @derek_swalwell. 📷 Landscape Architecture by @eckersleygardenarchitecture. 🍃 Build by @belairbuilders. 🔨
Giveaway! To celebrate the launch of the New Volumes Collection 01 now being available at Cult stores across Australia, we’ve teamed up with Artedomus and Cult for a giveaway. For your chance to win both a Hemera desk lamp designed by Ross Gardam and a Stack light designed by Zachary Hanna, simply: 1. Follow @artedomus, @cultdesignau and @thelocalproject, 2. Tag 2 design-lovers below, and 3. Join our community via the link in our bio. One tag is equal to one entry - unlimited and international entries available until tomorrow at 2PM. Good luck!
Situated on a large site abutting the Mornington Peninsula National Park, CJ House by @plannedlivingarchitects has spectacular views over Bass Strait. 💭 The initial experience of the house is the view of the sprawling rammed earth and timber forms, nestled within the tea tree scrub and sand dunes. The rammed earth continues throughout the house, its unique organic characteristics are complimented with the warmth of timber floors, wall and ceiling linings. Photography by @seanfennessy. Styling by @jess_lillico.
Today on The Local Project, a sloping terrace in the shadow of snow-dusted mountain ranges in New Zealand’s Southern Alps, holds a collection of simple, blackened dwellings. 💭 This is the Alpine Terrace House by @fearonhay, a place dedicated to contemplation and protection within a landscape as harsh as it is sublime. Read the full project feature on The Local Project today. Photography by @simon.c.wilson. 📷 #thelocalproject
GIVEAWAY! To celebrate the launch of the New Volumes Collection 01 now being available at Cult stores across Australia, we’ve teamed up with Artedomus and Cult for a giveaway. For your chance to win both a Hemera desk lamp designed by Ross Gardam and a Stack light designed by Zachary Hanna, simply: 1. Follow @artedomus, @cultdesignau and @thelocalproject, 2. Tag 2 design-lovers in the comments section below, and 3. Join our community through the link in our bio. One tag is equal to one entry - unlimited international entries available until Sunday 20th October at 2PM. Good luck! 💭
The Sage House by @carolewhiting works with the old and the new to create a narrative of handcrafted design, gentle lines and organic materiality. Not ostentatious or overly decorative, The Sage House exemplifies the power of simple, good design. 💭 Photography by @jacksheltonphoto. 📷
Nestled into the adjoining gully, Balmoral Gully House sees an existing home given a new life. Referencing the filigree and dappled light of the adjacent canopies, @kierongait brings a sense of its living neighbour into the architecture. 🌿 Read the full project feature on The Local Project today, ‘A New Life - Balmoral Gully House by Kieron Gait Architects’. Photography by @christopherfrederickjones. 📷
Annandale House with architecture by @welshandmajor Architects and interior design by @arentpykestudio is a robust house for a busy family of four. Raw yet sophisticated, the house provides calm spaces for living that engage with its occupants and re-considers the essentials of what’s needed in a contemporary family home. 🌿 Photography by @smartanson. 📷
Glamorgan Street Residence by @daharchitecture sees the Brisbane-based architects design a large contemporary addition to the existing Queenslander home, while remaining sympathetic to the houses original character and challenging typography. 💭 Photography by @andymacphersonstudio. 📷 Interior design by @elm.interiors. ⚡️ Build by Ian Fowler. 🔨