Architecture and interior design

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...

$29.95

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...

$29.95

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

Built Perth New!

Built Perth

Built Perth: Discovering Perth's Iconic ArchitectureTom McKendrick and Elliot Langdon Western Aus...

Built Perth: Discovering Perth's Iconic ArchitectureTom McKendrick and Elliot Langdon Western Australian architecture and history come together with beautiful illustrations in this guide to Perth's iconic buildings. From convicts building their own prison to an arena inspired by an 'unsolvable' puzzle, discover the quirky stories behind some of Perth's most notable architecture. Featuring beautiful illustrations of 50 of Perth's most iconic historic and contemporary buildings, this handy, inf...

$29.95

The Burbs The Burbs

The Burbs

The Burbs: A Visual Journey Through the Australian SuburbsKim Walvisch A charming photographic co...

The Burbs: A Visual Journey Through the Australian SuburbsKim Walvisch A charming photographic collection of the houses, plants, cars and pets that define our Australian suburbs. Take a trip to the heart of suburbia through the lens of @sublurb as she captures the icons that define our neighbourhoods. From the humble weatherboard to a postwar brick veneer, ornate iron gates to the faded signage of a once-busy corner store, 'The Burbs' takes us on a nostalgic journey through the streets where ...

$19.95