WHITE HOUSE / Auckland

WHITE HOUSE / Auckland

WHITE HOUSE Auckland A contemporary addition to a traditional home, the White House sits elevated, a floating lantern above the ground floor. Designed for a courageous couple in their 80’s, White House serves as a studio sleepout and office for the family on the top level, with a garage and sculptural entry on the ground…

RECRAFTED ART HOUSE / Auckland

RECRAFTED ART HOUSE / Auckland

RECRAFTED ART HOUSE – NZIA Local Award 2019 / Auckland / Heritage – Best Awards 2019 / Silver / Residential Auckland The project involved an extensive restoration and refurbishment of a 1910’s era Bamford and Pierce Arts and Crafts home, the addition of a contemporary living wing connected to the existing house, and a re-planning…

LIGHT BOX / Auckland

LIGHT BOX / Auckland

LIGHT BOX – NZIA Local Award 2019 / Auckland / Housing – Alterations and Additions – Best Awards 2019 / Bronze / Residential Auckland The project involved the removal of an existing lean-to living space at the back of a traditional Ponsonby villa, replaced by the addition of a contemporary light filled living zone, opening…

architectural render of timber tree house

HUT UNDER TREE / Whangapoua

HUT UNDER TREE / Whangapoua

HUT UNDER TREE Whangapoua The Whangapoua Tree House is designed to provide for a radically different experience to that of the main house where a family of five are efficiently housed in just 40m² of space. The tree house is a simple open space, highly detailed and simply appointed, located under the canopy of a…

STATION CABIN / Wanaka

STATION CABIN / Wanaka

STATION CABIN – NZIA Local Award 2018 / Southern / Interior Architecture Wanaka The project involved the conversion of an existing shed into farm-worker accommodation. The plan provides ground floor living with kitchen dining and sitting zones, along with a new first floor level providing two bedrooms and a bathroom. The existing solid timber floor…

MATASAWA HOUSE / Fiji

MATASAWA HOUSE / Fiji

MATASAWA HOUSE Fiji The project was an extensive alteration to an existing beachfront property. The existing building was gutted and almost completely rebuilt, and expanded. The existing vernacular structure was retained and local techniques of detailing and finish were used wherever possible. A series of open and breezy âburesâ are arranged around sanded courtyards, providing…

UNLIMITED POTENTIAL / Herne Bay

UNLIMITED POTENTIAL / Herne Bay

UNLIMITED POTENTIAL Herne Bay This project, for a real-estate office seeking a distinctive contemporary presence, included the restoration of a historic double-bay Edwardian commercial building and the addition of a contemporary structure to the rear. The materials and forms were selected to clearly delineate old from new. The existing building had suffered from many years…

HERNE BAY HOUSE / Auckland

HERNE BAY HOUSE / Auckland

HERNE BAY HOUSE Auckland This addition to an Auckland City Council Residential 1 zoned villa included the addition of kitchen, dining, and family room space and an additional bedroom, en-suite and study upstairs. The project was divided into two stages, the upstairs parent’s bedroom suite over the existing house and a stand-alone pavilion housing the…