1975-77 THE VINEY HOUSE / MICHAEL VINEY

During my research for the book I came across, and fell in love with, the work of Tasmanian architect Michael Viney. In the words of Gerard Reinmuth, an advocate of the work his mentor, Viney, ‘ fused a commitment to … Read more →

1983-1990 The Phillip Island House / Barrie Marshall

Barrie Marshall’s Phillip Island House was the very first one I visited for the book, in July 2009. I was rather nervous to meet an architect from a big global architecture firm like Denton Corker Marshall, but Barrie Marshall, who was … Read more →

1998-2000 THE D HOUSE / DONOVAN HILL

My interview with Timothy Hill in the ‘D’ House in  Brisbane’s New Farm, didn’t get off to a good start – through no fault of Timothy’s. Ever stretched for time I had been re-reading my notes on the  progressive architectural … Read more →