Posts Tagged ‘Melbourne’

DWA NBD Studio by Dan Webster Architecture, Melbourne – Australia

May 4th, 2018

The building (circa early 1900’s) has a colorful history of many forms of retail and industry, which attributed to its industrial canvas. Simone’s soft approach to furniture selection and styling effortlessly compliments the vision. The rich features and textures, combined with the exposed beams, brickwork and greenery, provide a space that is light, harmonious and a gift to creativity.

Candlefox Offices by Tom Robertson Architects, Melbourne – Australia

April 24th, 2018

Accommodating around a twenty person staff, the space has been brought back to life with a range of work spaces, meeting rooms and and striking meandering garden. Now full of light and space, Candlefox HQ is a delight to work in. The goal of the project was to provide lots of light, develop bold identity in representation of the brand, and create a fun and flexible space fit for an individual or group of people.

Anti-pavilion installation by Other Architects & Retallack Thompson, Melbourne – Australia

April 3rd, 2018

Other Architects and Retallack Thompson designed a site-specific installation in the sculpture garden at the National Gallery of Victoria in Melbourne for their inaugural NGV Triennial; an exhibition of international, contemporary art and design. Their concept? An “anti-pavilion.”

Kloke store by David Goss, Melbourne – Australia

January 30th, 2018

Behind a wooden frame and a floor-to-ceiling glass façade, local architect David Goss created an understated setting which has clearly taken cues from Brutalist Architecture, featuring stuccoed walls and ceiling, molded into single aesthetic entity with incisions and protrusions that make these seem part of the building.

Celgene Office by Unispace, Melbourne – Australia

December 8th, 2017

Celgene’s new workplace is warm and welcoming, with a soft color palette complemented by timber elements. The building has great views from all sides, from Federation Square, to the city and out towards Port Phillip Bay.

BDO Office by Unispace, Melbourne – Australia

November 22nd, 2017

Through consultation with BDO’s teams, Unispace uncovered the needs of each department. They had five main objectives for their new office: support a growing business, foster a sense of pride, encourage flexibility, engage their people and clients, and incorporate seamless, efficient technology.

Sneakerboy store by March Studio, Melbourne – Australia

October 3rd, 2017

Shoppers enter the premises through a tunnel – a signature architectural feature of the retailer’s showrooms – and once inside, a voluminous space unfolds, captured in an industrial palette of concrete, steel and glass.

Gyoza Gyoza Japanese Izakaya-Style Eatery by Studio Ginger, Melbourne – Australia

September 11th, 2017



The fit-out Studio Ginger has delivered is dark, moody and textured, with a materials palette characterised by motley-brown raw brick, wall tiles that look more “salvaged” than “showroom”, and a bar-top fabricated from oxidised copper.
The colour palette of blacks and browns resonates with the prevailing trend towards darker interior treatments in food courts and malls, but this project goes deeper than that.

Endota Spa by Studio Ginger, Melbourne – Australia

August 17th, 2017

Studio Ginger’s job was to design a new fit-out that would place product centre stage, attract more foot traffic and increase sales. On a purely retail level, the designers’ response has been transformative.

ADCO Constructions Offices by Woods Bagot, Melbourne – Australia

July 31st, 2017

Form and massing studies led to the creation of a unique screening element. Offering a new perspective to materiality, the brick motif was crafted in timber used in repetition with an application traditionally reserved for brick. The feature wall produced demarcates the space while allowing sightlines to be maintained throughout.

PDG offices by Studio Tate, Melbourne – Australia

June 20th, 2017

As well as walnut veneer joinery, the headquarters also feature marble-clad bathrooms and stone surfaces that have been inlaid with brass, evoking a similar feel to a hotel or high-end private residence.

The North Face Chadstone store by CoMa, Melbourne – Australia

June 1st, 2017

The North Face always strives to connect people with the outdoors, believing that “exploration creates an indelible bond with the outdoors”. Our inspiration for this project was about capturing the crux of this; strengthening the connection to the environment, and finding a balance between manmade and nature.

Anna Jo Medical Beauty by Rptecture Architects, Melbourne – Australia

May 31st, 2017

An organic, curved and flowing design language creates the perfect environment for the Anna Jo customers. Curved walls gently lead customers down the hallway into the waiting rooms, and then further on into their treatment rooms. The fluid shape of the reception desk is inspired by the contours of the face, and is the star of the grand foyer.

Katies store by HMKM, Chadstone / Melbourne – Australia

May 12th, 2017

HMKM and Katies worked closely together to create a concept that delivers on both commercial and emotional levels, empowering the customer and allowing her to meaningfully reconnect with the brand. The new Katies is a welcoming, stimulating destination; a place to gather, share, shop and be inspired.

Woodstock Pizzicheria by Studio Y, Melbourne – Australia

May 10th, 2017

We are very happy with the result; the clear language of the archways as you look along the length of the restaurant is very powerful yet balanced. It is essentially what evokes that ‘Old Rome’ element.

Ivanhoe Grammar School by McBride Charles Ryan, Melbourne – Australia

April 19th, 2017

The buildings inner world, with its complex mosaic of spaces, amplified by pattern, colour and multiple reflections, represents the uncertainty and complexity of modern life and scientific understanding.

Open Universities Australia Office by Spectrum Australia Group, Melbourne – Australia

April 13th, 2017

The requirement was to create innovative open spaces that were dynamic, interactive, team orientated, multi-functional and a collaborative new workplace that encouraged a culture of connectivity.

Alice McCALL Emporium store by Studio Wonder, Melbourne – Australia

April 12th, 2017

The aim is a striking, graphic, minimal space offset with polished brass archways ribboning around the store to highlight the colourful, feminine collections. The textured render of the store front frames large glass panels offering maximum sight lines into the store.

Yellow Earth Flagship store by Tandem Design Studio, Melbourne – Australia

April 1st, 2017

Knitted yarn inspired the curving, rope shopfront and suspended display cones. The rough textured floor references timber wool sheds and steel frames that feature prominently throughout the store are a reminder of tanneries, machine rooms and sewing floors.