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Awards & Publications

 

 

AWARDS

 

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In July we were awarded three commendations at the 2015 Houses Awards held at the National Gallery of Victoria. The categories we were awarded in were; ‘House in a Heritage Context’, ‘Alterations & Additions’, and most proudly ‘Emerging Architect’ which positioned us within the top five emerging firms across Australia for 2015.

 

 

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In June 2014 we were honoured to have won a NSW Architecture Award for our Balmain Houses. This is an award presented by the Australian Institute of Architects and one of the highest accolades possible for architecture in NSW.

 

 

 

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Balmain Houses and Southern Highlands House were both shortlisted for the 2014 NSW Architecture Awards.

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Our builder for Southern Highlands House has been awarded a merit in the 2014 Master Builders Awards for ‘Best Renovation & Addition between $300,000 – $500,000’

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Benn & Penna were selected amoungst sixteen of Sydney’s leading architectural firms to be exhibited as part of the 2013 Sydney Architecture Festival

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Our ‘Upsidedown House’ won a highly commended at the 2013 national Think Brick Awards

 

 

 

PUBLICATIONS & MEDIA

Radio-national
We’ve recently been interviewed by Fenella Kernebone and Jane Ryan on Radio National Australia – hear us walk them through our award winning Balmain Houses. Press the audio-play icon in the image above to listen.

 

 

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‘Materiality – Brick & Block in Contemporary Australian Architecture’, Dry Press Publishing 2015.

Balmain Houses has been featured in a 560 page book that showcases innovative brick use by a selection of Australia’s leading architectural practices

 

 

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‘I Housing II’, Archiworld Publisher 2014

Southern Highlands House and Balmain Houses has been featured in a 650 page book that showcases over two hundred architectural projects from around the world. Our Balmain Houses were selected for the books front cover along with internationally recognised firms such as UN Studio, Amsterdam and Katsutoshi Sasaki, Japan

 

 

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‘Inspire – Australian National Architecture Awards 2014’, Australian Institute of Architects

Balmain Houses have been included as part of the Institute of Architects annual awards book that recognises all projects awarded in each state of Australia.

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‘Living in Style’, Braun Publishing 2014

Southern Highlands Houses featured in a 450 page book that showcases architectural projects from around the world.

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Our projects continue to be regularly featured in various magazines and newspapers across Australia, including Inside-Out, Houses, Wallpaper, Habitas, Vogue Living, The Sydney Morning Herald, Sun Herald and The Daily Telegraph

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