Contemporary Design

  • Interview with Interior Designer Louise Liljencrantz

    Designer Louise Liljencrantz, based in Stockholm, Sweden, shares insight into her holistic approach to crafting interiors and furniture.

  • Interview with the Directors of Caprini & Pellerin

    We catch up with the directors of French design practice Caprini & Pellerin Kevin Caprini and Jerry Pellerin, to learn more about how traditional French craftsmanship continues to propel their work.

  • Queens Park House by Arent&Pyke

    Queens Park House by Arent&Pyke is the romantic restoration of a Federation bungalow in Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs for a family of four.

  • Where Architects Live | Adam Haddow

    Crowning the top storey of a machinery warehouse, SJB director Adam Haddow’s Sydney rooftop home is engulfed by greenery.

  • Birch Tree House by Susi Leeton Architects + Interiors

    Birch Tree House by Susi Leeton Architects + Interiors gently curves around its site as a welcomed counterbalance to vibrant family life.

  • Barrowgate Road by Robert London Design

    Barrowgate Road by Robert London Design sees the reinterpretation of a three-storey detached Victorian family home in West London.

  • Compact Bondi Living with Fox Johnston

    Bondi House by Fox Johnston reveals a blueprint for multi-level living within a compact corner site in Bondi’s leafy back streets.

  • Brighton Garden House by Wellard Architects

    Wellard Architects reconfigure an Edwardian home in Melbourne’s Brighton with an emphasis on indoor-outdoor fluidity. 

  • 8 Yard House by Studio Bright

    Studio Bright design a private oasis in Melbourne’s North Fitzroy through eight different, integrated outdoor spaces. 

  • Elwood Bungalow by Rob Kennon Architects

    Rob Kennon Architects redesign a 1920s Elwood bungalow by introducing a low-lying, single-storey extension built around a circular garden.

  • Where Architects Live | Suzanne Stefan

    Studio DIAA principal Suzanne Stefan welcomes est inside her sustainable, compact houseboat in Portage Bay, Seattle, home to her family of three.

  • Sorrento Light House by Wolveridge Architects

    Wolveridge Architects blur the lines between inside and out in this family beach house on the Mornington Peninsula, undertaking an ‘exercise in 3D Tetris’.

  • Melburnian Apartment by Edition Office

    Melburnian Apartment by Edition Office sees the sculptural reincarnation of an apartment overlooking the Royal Botanic Gardens.

  • Mid-century House by Alexandra Kidd Design

    Alexandra Kidd’s recently completed Mid-century House in Western Sydney is a textural nod to the classic style with a modern twist. 

  • East Fremantle House by Nic Brunsdon

    East Fremantle House by Nic Brunsdon sees the sustainable, contextually sensitive addition to a humble heritage brick cottage in Perth, designed in response to the northern garden and narrow site.

  • The Edit | Contemporary Indoor Fireplaces

    We’re showcasing a contemporary design take on the indoor fireplace in the living room with seven examples from around the globe.

  • Jewel House by Stafford Architecture

    Jewel House by Stafford Architecture responds to the challenges of a complex site overlooking the Sydney Harbour, transformed through sweeping curves and light-filled volumes.

  • Oslo House by Paulsen & Nilsen

    Paulsen & Nilsen bring a sense of tranquillity to a home set high in the treetops overlooking the Oslofjord inlet in Oslo, Norway.