Partners | Sponsors | Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Contact
 
home The BDAV Membership CPD and Education Consumer Information Design Awards Design Profession Information Energy And
Sustainability Hub Job Market News and Media Partnerships Shop
BDAV 2016 Building Design Awards

Agnes 4

Winner Residential Design: Alterations & Additions $200K-$500K

Designer: Dig Design
Web: www.digdesign.net.au
Builder: L O'Grady Constructions
Photographer: Rachel Lewis Photography
Location: Yarraville, VIC

The client brief called for a light-filled contemporary Australian home with the essence of Japan. Starting with a dilapidated, dark and spatially deprived cottage on a tight block, this design response excels by providing well-proportioned light-filled spaces with an apparent ease of connectedness with the outdoor environment. The highly resolved and controlled space planning combined with a warm yet varied palette of finishes results in a project that demonstrates the benefits of a vigorous and well considered design response to a set of complex design constraints. This project demonstrates the essence of a well-crafted make-over!