Architecture and interior design

Kerstin Thompson Architects Kerstin Thompson Architects New!

Kerstin Thompson Architects

Kerstin Thompson Architects: Encompassing People and PlaceLeon van Schaik The first in a series o...

Kerstin Thompson Architects: Encompassing People and PlaceLeon van Schaik The first in a series of monographs that recognises the work of Australia's most exciting architectural practices, urban designers and landscape architects. For over twenty-five years, Kerstin Thompson has explored how architecture can respond to local conditions to positively shape lives and communities. By harnessing the potential for beauty and delight and a sensitivity to landscape, each project resonates with a spi...

$59.95

MMXX: Two decades of architecture in Australia MMXX: Two decades of architecture in Australia New!

MMXX: Two decades of architecture in Australia

MMXX: Two decades of architecture in AustraliaCameron Bruhn ‘MMXX’ tells the story of architectur...

MMXX: Two decades of architecture in AustraliaCameron Bruhn ‘MMXX’ tells the story of architecture in Australia in the first two decades of the 21st century. Shaped by unprecedented prosperity, urbanisation, uncertainty and internationalisation, the past two decades have produced some of the most significant and diverse architecture in this country. This richly illustrated volume reflects on and evaluates this period, taking the reader on a journey through varying scales and locations - from ...

$80.00

BuildHer BuildHer New!

BuildHer

BuildHer: Empowering women to build and renovate their Australian dream homeKribashini Hannon and...

BuildHer: Empowering women to build and renovate their Australian dream homeKribashini Hannon and Rebeka Morgan Renovating or building your own home is one of the biggest investments (financially and emotionally) you can ever make. For years, the BuildHer Collective have helped women around the world make this a fun, rewarding and empowering experience. Led by dynamic Australian duo Kribashini Hannon and Rebeka Morgan, BuildHer have created a movement. In this book, they’re here to share thei...

$45.00

Winning Homes Winning Homes New!

Winning Homes

Winning Homes: 75 Australian House Design CompetitionsTim Reeves A fully illustrated photographic...

Winning Homes: 75 Australian House Design CompetitionsTim Reeves A fully illustrated photographic collection of award winning homes from the last century of Australian design and architecture, from the first competition won by the governors wife. Featuring many well-known architects and firms, homes of the prime ministers, archbishops and other notable individuals, and including houses that introduced construction techniques and styles that progressed the field. Full of illustrations, photos,...

$59.95

100 Houses: Nature and Nurture 100 Houses: Nature and Nurture New!

100 Houses: Nature and Nurture

100 Houses: Nature and Nurture These days, the architect and designer are both tasked with the ch...

100 Houses: Nature and Nurture These days, the architect and designer are both tasked with the challenge of designing the 'perfect' new home, be it traditional or modern in style, and everything in between. This grand edition pulls together an exceedingly diverse collection of 100 of the best contemporary houses from across the globe, each showcasing new and recent cutting-edge residential designs by some of the world's leading architects and designers. Following Images Publishing's incredibl...

$45.00

A Room of Her Own A Room of Her Own

A Room of Her Own

A Room of Her Own: Inside the Homes and Lives of Creative WomenRobyn Lea 'A Room of Her Own' feat...

A Room of Her Own: Inside the Homes and Lives of Creative WomenRobyn Lea 'A Room of Her Own' features the dazzling homes of twenty extraordinary women around the globe. Across sitting rooms and studios, salon-style hangs and table settings, this is a book of daring inspiration. In this new Renaissance period - a time of artistic, cultural and intellectual rebirth - these women have chosen to carve out their own space to live creatively. Artists, designers, makers and curators invite us into t...

$65.00

Iconic: Modern Australian Houses Iconic: Modern Australian Houses

Iconic: Modern Australian Houses

Iconic: Modern Australian Houses 1950-2000Karen McCartney Karen McCartney's bestselling books on ...

Iconic: Modern Australian Houses 1950-2000Karen McCartney Karen McCartney's bestselling books on modern Australian architecture now in a collectable single best-of edition with completely updated design. 'Karen McCartney's Iconic Australian Houses books are re-imagined so cleverly in this freshly redesigned, encyclopaedic book, which brings together in one volume the best of 50 years of Australian residential architecture.' - Lucy Feagins, The Design Files 'Iconic: Modern Australian Houses 19...

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The Sustainable House Handbook The Sustainable House Handbook

The Sustainable House Handbook

The Sustainable House Handbook: How to plan and build an affordable, energy-efficient and waterwi...

The Sustainable House Handbook: How to plan and build an affordable, energy-efficient and waterwise home for the futureJosh Burne 'The Sustainable House Handbook' is your comprehensive guide to building an affordable, eco-friendly and energy- plus water-efficient green home for the future. In this book, sustainability expert and Gardening Australia presenter Josh Byrne takes readers through the process of planning a 10-Star rated high-performance home according to the Australian Nationwide Ho...

$39.95

Perth Then and Now Perth Then and Now

Perth Then and Now

Richard Offen 'Perth Then and Now' accurately matches historic photographs of the city with speci...

Richard Offen 'Perth Then and Now' accurately matches historic photographs of the city with specially commissioned contemporary views that show how each site looks today. With an Aboriginal history going back over 40,000 years, Perth ranks amongst the oldest places on earth with near continuous human habitation. The modern city came into being in 1829 with the formation of the Swan River Colony. For the first 60 years of its existence, Perth was no more than a small country town which lived o...

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Lost Perth

Lost Perth

Richard Offen In 1901 Federation transformed Western Australia from an independent colony to a st...

Richard Offen In 1901 Federation transformed Western Australia from an independent colony to a state of the Commonwealth of Australia, and Perth gained the status of capital city. Originally funded by agriculture, the discovery of gold gave it the finances to transform itself from a modest country town to a prosperous commercial city with great civic buildings to match. From its settlement in 1829, Perth gradually took shape as a modest town. In the early years its development suffered from a...

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Design Lives Here Design Lives Here

Design Lives Here

Design Lives Here: Australian interiors, furniture and lightingPenny Craswell An ultimate sourceb...

Design Lives Here: Australian interiors, furniture and lightingPenny Craswell An ultimate sourcebook of Australian design, including the best of contemporary interiors, furniture, lighting and bespoke objects. Australian design has forged its own unique trajectory, influenced by geographic isolation, a distinctive natural environment and a modern sensibility. 'Design Lives Here' showcases the best of Australian residential architecture and interiors, and pays homage to the local designers an...

$59.95

The Iconic House The Iconic House

The Iconic House

The Iconic House: Architectural Masterworks Since 1900Dominic Bradbury 'The Iconic House' feature...

The Iconic House: Architectural Masterworks Since 1900Dominic Bradbury 'The Iconic House' features over 100 of the most important and influential houses designed and built since 1900. International in scope and wide-ranging in style, the houses share a remarkable sensitivity to site and context, appreciation of local materials and building traditions, and careful understanding of clients' needs. Each, however, has a unique approach that makes it groundbreaking and radical for its time. Concis...

$49.95