Designed to enhance user experience, this project explores the history of the shelter, from its most primitive forms to the most contemporary vernacular
An ingenious custom airflow system from architects K20 combines underfloor air distribution, thermal chambers and natural earth heating and cooling.
A luxury Queensland riverside mansion has seen massive success at the inaugural National Building Design Awards by taking three prizes including the program’s top gong: the ‘National Building Design
60 per cent of Council House 2's heat load is removed at night via the use of thermal mass, night purging, and chilled ceiling panels.
Night purging is a passive cooling design technique that improves the energy efficiency of buildings. Here are five products that can cool yours for next to nothing.
Futuristic appliances by six design students shortlisted for Electrolux Design Lab 2014
Finalists of the Electrolux Design Lab 2014 imagine a world where vegetables can taste like chocolate, and towels can be cleaned in seconds.
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Deformed shipping containers house public kiosks at Seoul’s Dongdaemun Plaza
Two corrugated-metal clad volumes designed by Dutch studio NL Architects have been selected to fill the public space surrounding Zaha Hadid’s Dongdaemun Plaza in Seoul, South Korea.
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Sandstone and chocolate Roman brick design by Bates Smart come to play at Five Dock
Designed by Bates Smart, Bosco is a new Italian village-inspired project in Five Dock, NSW, named after the Italian word...
From primitive structure to Australian shed: Australian Garden Shelters by BKK Architects
Designed to enhance user experience, this project explores the history of the shelter, from its most primitive forms to the...
QLD State Library exhibition ‘CUSP’ explores designing in next decade
A contemporary Australian design exhibition beginning 1 November will showcase the role of design in sustainable and healthy futures.
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Introducing the New Caroma Liano Nexus black tapware range
New Stratos power flued gas room heaters
New Trespa Meteon Wood Décor Range
This free whitepaper looks at the advances in LED lighting, comparisons with HID lighting, and the pros and cons for use in commercial and industrial applications.
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This free white paper examines the risks of using cheap products, and how to avoid making the wrong decisions.
This free infographic offers a snapshot of design and accessibility benefits offered by this pioneering...
This free video explores an innovative drainage solution tailor made for today’s open air designs.
This free whitepaper examines the challenges faced by architects in an increasingly urban environment, and...
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