Friday, 12 June 2015

Know when to hold 'em, know when to fold 'em...

And yet another BIG birthday.....


Best Vet ever....
is that a full deck Tim..???

up the creek

Another BIG birthday picture.....
without paddles..!!!

Alexandria apartments

Here's the preliminary design for a new residential building in Alexandria. A mixture of modernism and brutalism.

The challenge has been to get effective solar access to as many units as possible. The T-bar shape allows for separation of the rear section from future adjoining developments.

If the planners preliminary feedback is positive then there will be a mad scramble to complete a DA submission.

rear lane view

T-bar gives separation to future developments

front facade elements cranked for solar access

upper level recessed and with different material

lower units have street access and can be used as home offices

common outdoor areas located on rear roof