You must book in advance to visit. You can catch Big Blue Bus #9 straight there from Santa Monica, but you’ll need a map as it isn’t visible from the street. The house is in mint condition, and the interiors have been preserved from when the Eames lived there. If you’ve done a half decent sketch let them know a they are intending to publish a book of them (2006). The neighbour’s house is also by the Eames, you can peek over the fence.
8522 National Blvd
3528 Hayden Ave
263 Red Hill Road
Red Hill South
Ph: +61 3 5989 4444
[655 Main Road]
“Designed and built by respected Geelong architect Graeme Williams as his own family home, this quality executive house offers 350m2 (38 squares) of living space (approx). Open plan in design with large windows throughout, this house optimises its northerly aspect and cleverly uses plantings to filter the summer sun.”
A park by Diller Scofidio and Renfro, rambling through Manhattanon an otherwise dis-used elevated railway.
[54A Connell Street]
[4 Caledonian Lane]
This atmospheric cinema seating 2750 opened in Auckland in 1929. It was designed by Charles Bohringer and William Leighton.
184 Philip Street, Sydney
2008: “The scope of the project is to Develop 100 hundred villas in Ordos, Inner Mongolia, China, for the Client, Jiang Yuan Water Engineering Ltd. FAKE Design, Ai Wei Wei studio in Beijing, has developed the masterplan for the 100 parcels of land and will curate the project, while Herzog and de Meuron have selected the 100 architects to participate. The collection of 100 Architects hail from 27 countries around the globe. The project has been divided into 2 phases. The first phase is the development of 28 parcels while the second phase will develop the remaining 72. Each architect is responsible for a 1000 square meter Villa.”
An owner’s profile of her pyramid-roofed Guilford Bell house in Templestowe, Melbourne. Includes some photos.
A flippable tensile structure. Flipping frequently in 2009, though it may run out of puff soon.
Boyd Baker Compound
[Long Forest Road]
near Bacchus Marsh
Ph: 03 8508 6444
825 Bourke Street, Victoria Harbour (Docklands)
Automotive Centre of Excellence
[1 Batman’s Hill Drive]
Docklands VIC 3008