Longhouse by Partners Hill spans 110 metres across Australian bushland

Architecture practice Partners Hill has designed this lengthy shed-style home in the Australian town of Daylesford, Victoria to incorporate living, cooking and agricultural facilities. Described by Partners Hill as “a study in inclusion”, Longhouse contains a farm, restaurant-cum-cookery school, guest rooms and living quarters for its owners, Ronnen Goren and Trace Streeter. The practice worked … Read more Longhouse by Partners Hill spans 110 metres across Australian bushland

Collective installs stage in New York ONS Clothing store

Architecture firm Collective has inserted a stage with a green curtain for hosting events in the back of the ONS Clothing store in New York City. The flagship location of ONS, a menswear apparel brand, is located on 201 Mulberry Street in New York’s Nolita neighbourhood. It is located inside an existing structure situated 1.5 metres … Read more Collective installs stage in New York ONS Clothing store

Burberry and Tencent collaborate on interactive WeChat shop in Shenzhen

Visitors to Shenzhen’s Burberry flagship store can use Tencent’s WeChat app to interact with the window display and play their own music in fitting rooms. The British fashion brand and China’s largest social media company collaborated to design a shop that suited Shenzhen’s growing reputation for technology. Shoppers use WeChat, a Chinese messaging and social … Read more Burberry and Tencent collaborate on interactive WeChat shop in Shenzhen

Burnt-red tiles and hessian feature inside Dough Pizza restaurant in Perth

Interior design firm Ohlo Studio used materials that evoke the “rustic sophistication” of Italy to create the interiors of Dough Pizza restaurant in Perth. Dough Pizza takes over a unit of Westfield Whitford City shopping centre which lies just north of central Perth. Locally based Ohlo Studio was tasked with designing the interiors and set … Read more Burnt-red tiles and hessian feature inside Dough Pizza restaurant in Perth

Two-storey bookshelf rises inside renovated Madrid house

Spanish architecture firm Zooco Estudio has covered the walls of this Madrid residence with bookshelves that span two levels. House 6 is a detached single-family home located in northern Madrid. Local studio Zooco Estudio overhauled the residence contrasting white interiors with pale wood cabinetry and herringbone patterned flooring. The centrepiece of the design is a … Read more Two-storey bookshelf rises inside renovated Madrid house

KC Design Studio creates moody grey living spaces in basement of Taipei apartment

The neglected basement of this apartment in Taipei has been overhauled by KC Design Studio to feature a series of greyscale rooms and an indoor courtyard. The apartment, named House H, is set within a residential block in Taipei’s Shilin district and is occupied by a family of four. With the children growing up, the … Read more KC Design Studio creates moody grey living spaces in basement of Taipei apartment

A Barcelona Perfumery’s Vibrant New Home

A Barcelona Perfumery’s Vibrant New Home For the 10-year-old brand Carner Barcelona, Jofre Roca arquitectes creates a bright new shop in a spectacular old place. With robust walls made of stone and brick and glorious vaulted ceilings characteristic of Catalan architecture, the new home of Carner perfumery was already a Barcelona gem. Revamped by Jofre … Read more A Barcelona Perfumery’s Vibrant New Home

Studio Collective revitalises modernist LA tower for Hotel June

Los Angles practice Studio Collective has renovated a mid-century building in the city designed by modernist architect Welton Becket in the 1960s to create a laid-back hotel. Hotel June is a 250-room property in a white, 12-storey tower designed by Los Angeles architect Welton Becket in 1968. Becket built a number of modernist buildings in … Read more Studio Collective revitalises modernist LA tower for Hotel June

Biasol channels 1980s nostalgia inside Melbourne restaurant Billie Buoy

Design studio Biasol clashed hot pink and midnight blue to form the bold interiors of this 1980s-inspired restaurant in Melbourne, Australia. Billie Buoy occupies a corner plot in Melbourne’s Essendon neighbourhood and has been designed by local studio Biasol as a “1980s character who was radical, hip and a little offbeat”. To capture the mood … Read more Biasol channels 1980s nostalgia inside Melbourne restaurant Billie Buoy

Wood and white brick feature in Perth extension by David Barr Architects

David Barr Architects has added a bright and roomy two-floor extension to a cottage near Perth, Australia so that its owners can have their grown-up children come to stay. The cottage is situated in the port city of Fremantle along Marine Terrace road, from where the project takes its name. Marine belongs to a couple … Read more Wood and white brick feature in Perth extension by David Barr Architects