orange high school music centre

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Taking a simple cube design and linking across the diagonal creates a dramatic 100 sqm extension to the original music center building. Inspired by the school colours (black and gold) and the students who raised half the cost of the building, the strident form is a permanent reminder to the local community that orange high school is proud of its …

Oberon Aged Care Village

oberon village

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A much needed facility for the country community of Oberon, this new aged care facility for Columbia Care seeks to provide a total of 88 places for a range of care types. This residential aged care facility (RACF) of 66 beds becomes the corner building establishing not only the identity for the site but marking the extent of the block …

aspect apartments | potts hill

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Having previously prepared the feasibility study for Landcom, integratedDESIGNgroup were engaged to develop the scheme to DA by JSN HANNA. Containing 96 NE/NW facing units across 5 buildings the development is carefully arranged to connect existing bushland view corridors whilst presenting the residential flat buildings (RFB) as large houses when viewed from the park opposite. A typical floor plate has …

industri newtown

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Industri, 32-72 Alice Street, Newtown Apartments Industri Newtown provides a variety of housing typologies behind a facade grain cognisant of the scale of the adjoining streets. Comprising 203 units, retail, commercial and communal spaces, the site offers both a destination and through connection, with a public pocket park defined by retail and commercial edges. Progression deeper into the internal courtyard introduces thresholds …

9 hilts | strathfield

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Marking this important corner site is a residential apartment development composed of individual `buildings’ or `elements’ that relate to the different streetscapes by reference to height, bulk and scale, colour, external fittings and materials of the surrounding buildings. Utilising the design philosophy of a ‘community of buildings’ the proposal offers a more dense and diverse urban fabric whilst maintaining existing …

glenray industries st michaels | bathurst

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Glenray provides residential care and work for people with a range of ability. This project, over several stages, is reconfiguring the St Michael’s site to create a new street of group homes surrounding the institutional ‘children’s home’ which has dominated since the 1950’s. The new houses borrow from the form of the original building, progressively adjusting its scale to achieve …

french school gym

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Every building element is expressed with intention and care to achieve a playful, robust and disciplined architecture. Natural light and ventilation permeate the interior. Integrated acoustic treatment softens the gymnasium space with coloured relief suggestive of the living exterior. Winner | 2011 RAIA NSW Country Division | New Non-Residential Winner | 2011 RAIA NSW Country Division | James Barnett Award

james barnet drive house | bathurst

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A grand central volume traverses the plan within the ‘natural’ profile of the roof spanning this single level family home. The extension and termination of the roof at its higher level provides the street presence critical to the typology, but so often merely applied in pastiche. Two skilions provide a tall symmetrical foil to the entry then recede to allow light …