Artists & Architecture | A Look Into The Private Spaces Of The Worlds Top Artists | Episode Two

Following on from our previous post in this series, today we take a look at one of the worlds most mysterious yet well known artists. Continue reading…


Site and Context | Architecture and Landscape

Site & Context | Architecture & Landscape

Architecture is the sensitive response to its context. A site often dictates the direction in which the design will go. Sometimes even more so than the inhabitants requirements. Continue reading…


The History of Architecture: Origin


We all have a general understanding and awareness of architecture. It is something that surrounds us from the day we are born, until the day we pass on. But do we know the origins of it? Continue reading…


Five Modern Architecture Icons You Must See

Previously on the Roth Blog, we explored five iconic architecture icons of the past. Today, we are going to take a look at five more Continue reading…


Artists & Architecture | A Look Into The Private Spaces Of The Worlds Top Artists

Casa Azul, Frida Kahlo

Frida Kahlo has been a iconic figurehead in the world of art for many years. What make’s Frida so desirable, is her openness in her art. Continue reading…


Press | The Carousel | How To Design Your Building For Nature

Architect Alex Roth continues his series on sustainability with this article on using nature within your designs, not machinery.

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Press | The Carousel | A Crash Course in Sustainability

Sustainability: A Crash Course

Article original featured on The Carousel, written by Roth Architects. Continue reading…


The Design Process

When thinking about starting to renovate or design, it is not often that we really know what the process really entails. A lot of misconception comes from the simple fact that there are no true representations Continue reading…


Five Key Elements To Good Design | Ode to Ballet

We as a firm run on the believe that there are key elements to keep in mind when designing. These elements will take your design from everyday design to good design. Continue reading…


St George Chapel, The History Behind the Royal Wedding Venue

The world is well in truly a buzz with excitement over the forthcoming nuptials of Prince Harry and his love Meghan Markle. In a world where there is more turbulence than peace, the royal wedding is a moment of relief. Continue reading…


The Cost of Terrace Renovations

 

Costing a terrace renovation can often be a tricky task. There are a lots of unrealistic views on what a terrace should cost. These opinions often fall on extremes of either side of the spectrum of budgets. Continue reading…


Five Architectural Icons You Must See

The great thing about architecture is the ability to (for the most part) be able to visit icons of another time. Even today, designers and artists are taking inspiration from the past. Continue reading…


Press | Daily Telegraph Home Magazine | Roth Architects

Our Watsons Bay cottage has been featured in a recent edition of the Daily Telegraph’s Home Magazine. Asked about what makes the ‘costal’ aesthetic so popular in Australian culture, Continue reading…


Architecture For Millennials

Generation Y, better known as millennials are slowly beginning to reach the age where they are starting to purchase, invest and reshape the housing world. Continue reading…


The Priority of Space

When completing a build or renovation, the allocation of space is first on the list of to-do’s. With this organisation and allocation comes the determination of the priority of each space. Continue reading…


Nostalgia and Architecture

Global architecture trade demands a certain degree of nostalgia on the part of its creative thinkers. In particular for Sydney, the dense terrace housing of the inner suburbs and Continue reading…


Environmentally Sustainable Design & Architecture

As we have progressed as a society, sustainable design and the impacts design has on the environment has become a focused topic. This emphasis has translated into architecture. Continue reading…


Our Favourite Tiles of The Moment

Tiles are a sure fire way of adding layers of texture, colour, pattern and excitement to any space. They amplify your bathroom, laundry or kitchen in unique ways. Continue reading…


What Should an Architect Do?

What Should an Architect Do?

What should an architect exactly do? It is an interesting question and it varies from person to person. It will change from project to project depending on the capacity someone is engaged to complete. Continue reading…


Five Ways to Bring the Outdoors Inside

Outdoors Inside

Outdoors inside? It can often be a challenge to strike the right balance between these two different areas in a  home. This is our take on what contributes to finding the perfect balance when bringing the outdoors inside:

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Finding the Perfect Architect

The Perfect Architect

Finding the perfect architect is at first glance, a difficult undertaking. This is mainly because so few people understand what a good architect does.

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17 Architectural Bibles Students Should Live By

While the internet provides such instantaneous and useful information on a daily basis, there is nothing quite like a good old book to really gain insight into the architectural world.

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Terraces, and the definition of Sydney’s landscape

Though it is a relatively young city, heritage defines much of Sydney’s landscape. Nowhere is this more pronounced than in the residential area.
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Working With The Past

How does one honour the past and pay tribute to it while updating dwellings and structures so that they meet the needs of modern life?
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Building In Harmony With Nature

Since the Neolithic peoples first started building and practising farming around 10,000 BC, humans have had an intentional impact upon nature.
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