Archive for posts tagged with 'Architecture'

Echoes: Repeating Patterns by Andrea Beaumert Howard

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Echoes: Repeating Patterns by Andrea Beaumert Howard

Repeating patterns dominate the organic environment. The designs found in nature are often echoed when decorating or…

Wolston House

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Open wide, come inside! Brisbane Open House unlocks the city’s secrets

The diversity of Brisbane’s architecture will be showcased during the seventh annual Brisbane Open House weekend i…

Living in the City

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Living in the City

As Brisbane establishes itself as an important city in the Asia-Pacific, what do our buildings say about life here?…

New exhibition reveals glimpse into the future of Brisbane

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New exhibition reveals glimpse into the future of Brisbane

Eighteen grand designs that will shape Brisbane and its nine sister cities in the future will be revealed at Museum of…

Building stories: Darren Lockyer’s guide to Brisbane architecture

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Building stories: Darren Lockyer’s guide to Brisbane architecture

Rugby league legend — and architecture fan — Darren Lockyer shares his favourite Brisbane buildings. I trained as a…

Explore Brisbane’s architectural wonders

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Explore Brisbane’s architectural wonders

From the old to the new, gothic to modernist, subterranean to sublime, the Brisbane Open House program lures urban…

Is this really the best house in the world?

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Is this really the best house in the world?

It looks like a boring slab of concrete to the untrained eye, but according to the judges of the Architectural Review…

This house in a cliff truly allows you to live on the edge

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This house in a cliff truly allows you to live on the edge

This house is not for the faint of heart. When it comes to a luxury home feature that most of us lust after, you can't g…

We need to talk about this Beyoncé tower, guys

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We need to talk about this Beyoncé tower, guys

Melbourne has been given planning approval for the construction of a new curvy 68-story tower, but unlike any other…

Brisbane Open House

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Brisbane Open House

Join Brisbane Open House on the weekend of Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 October 2014 to discover and appreciate…

Brisbane Open House

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Brisbane Open House buildings announced

The building list for Brisbane Open House has been released! Over 30 of Brisbane’s iconic and unique buildings wil…

Inject some hot modernism into your home

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Inject some hot modernism into your home

The State Library of Queensland is set to open our eyes to mid-century architecture. The State Library of Queensland…

Seven with Another Retrospective

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Seven with Another Retrospective

Seven With Another is a biannual art exhibition with a twist, to be held at Brisbane Powerhouse from March 25 –…

Lloyd Rees: Life and Light exhibition

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Lloyd Rees: Life and Light exhibition

Brisbane-born painter and draftsman Lloyd Rees (1895–1988) is one of Australia’s most recognised and awarded landscape…

Check your balcony or deck before you party

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Check your balcony or deck before you party

New Year’s Eve means thousands of gatherings in private homes. The drinks will be flowing and the poppers will be out,…

Blackbutt flooring seamlessly extends the living area to a light-filled “river room” that can be used year-round

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River room rises from the floods of 2011

When faced with the dilemma to stay or go following the 2011 floods, Shez and Ross Letten of Chelmer could easily have…