Smart Design Studio

  • The esteemed 10 | Australian Design Visionaries

    The esteemed 10 recognises a cross-section of visionary Australian architects and designers in 2022, spanning perspective, aesthetic and intent.

  • Where Architects Live | William Smart

    Located in Alexandria, the new studio and home for architect William Smart and his team of 48 is breathtaking.

  • Best of est | Paddington Terraces

    We’re off to Paddington, Sydney, to take a closer look at five charming terraces that celebrate their heritage bones through a refreshing modern Australian lens.

  • Inside the New Sydney Fred International Showroom

    Explore Fred International’s new gallery-like showroom in Surry Hills, designed by Smart Design Studio and Angela Harry.

  • Kitchen Closeup | Hall 20 by Smart Design Studio

    Enter Smart Design Studio’s boutique apartment building, Hall 20 – a slick and sophisticated extension of the original Bondi Post Office.

  • Lena Residence by Smart Design Studio

    A five-storey Victorian terrace in Sydney’s Paddington is transformed through a light-filled tower and modern addition by Smart Design Studio.

  • Best of est 2020 | Top 10 Spaces

    To round off our Best of est series, we’re bringing you the most popular individual Spaces of 2020 featured on

  • The Edit | Dining Nooks

    We’ve collated our seven favourite dining nooks; a clever way to maximise limited dining space or create a cosy spot to gather near the kitchen.

  • Paddington Terrace by Smart Design Studio

    Smart Design Studio pull off the delicate balancing act of marrying the old and new by prioritising fluidity in this Sydney terrace transformation.

  • Open House: Smart Design Studio

    The home of architect William Smart and his Smart Design Studio office are up for sale in one of our favourite Sydney suburbs.

  • Interview with William Smart of Smart Design Studio

    We sit down with Smart Design Studio’s founder to hear the story behind Indigo Slam and why smarter design is vital.