March 24th, 2020
Sketch designs prepared for a new residential project in Matraville
Several sketch design concepts have recently been prepared for an exciting new project involving alterations & additions to an existing 1956 suburban dwelling in Matraville, Sydney - inclusive of this sketch design option shown in its two principal elevations.
Watch this space, there’s more to come.
February 15th, 2020
Best of Houzz Awards 2020: Design
Very pleased to share that Christopher Polly Architect has been voted a winner of the 2020 Best of Houzz awards in Design for the practice’s portfolio of projects.
February 1st, 2020
Binary House bathroom published within the Daily Telegraph’s Home magazine
The Daily Telegraph Home magazine has featured a “Clean and Simple” snippet on the Binary House bathroom within a larger article entitled “The Next Wave”.
While very grateful to editor Robyn Willis for its inclusion, it’s noted that contrary to the article the bathroom has large openable windows for natural light and ventilation.
November 22nd, 2019
Greenwich House ongoing design development
Three feasibility design options for a new house in Greenwich were initially developed in a series of working models to test scale, bulk and proportion within the context of the surrounding development.
These 3 options have each been undergoing much design development over the last few months in the form of alternate plans, elevations and sections to tease out the optimal outcome in response to the client brief, planning controls, and the particularities of the site and local environmental conditions.
September 23rd, 2019
The Local Project has featured Unfurled House
Unfurled House has been lovingly showcased in a great feature article published by The Local Project entitled “A Hidden Addition - Unfurled House by Christopher Polly Architect”. Many thanks to writer Liz Barrett and the editorial team at TLP.
July 27th, 2019
Sydney Home Design + Living magazine has featured Binary House
Binary House has received further coverage with a wonderful feature published within Sydney Home Design + Living magazine Issue 9 entitled “Opposites Attract”. Many thanks to Georgia Jordan and Jacqueline Maya for their support of the project.
July 19th, 2019
Greenwich House ongoing feasibility studies / Option C
A sketch model of a third design option developed within ongoing feasibility studies for a new house in Greenwich in which two split volumes craft strong connections to northern sky, while continuing to respond to its sloping site and harbour views in its setting.
May 22nd, 2019
Greenwich house ongoing feasibility studies / Option B
A working model of a second design option developed within ongoing feasibility studies for a new house in Greenwich in which an arrangement of two shifted volumes orchestrate a series of private and public rooms in response to its sloping site, setting and harbour views.
April 17th, 2019
Hunting For George has featured Binary House
The love continues for Binary House in a beaut ‘House Tour’ feature published by Hunting For George. Many thanks to Lucy Glade-Wright and her editorial team for their support of the project.
April 12th, 2019
Binary House presentations in the 2019 AIA NSW Architecture Awards
It was an honour to present Binary House in the 2019 AIA NSW Architecture Awards this week: in the Sustainable Architecture category today as selected by the jury, and in the Residential Architecture-Houses (Alterations & Additions) category earlier in the week.
April 9th, 2019
Greenwich House feasibility studies / Option A
A working model of one of the design options currently being developed within feasibility studies for a new house in Greenwich which cascades a series of private and public rooms in response to its steeply sloping site, landscape setting and harbour views beyond.
February 27th, 2019
Houzz has featured Binary House
Binary House continues to receive more love with a wonderful Q&A feature published by Houzz entitled “Opposites attract in this extension to a 1960s bungalow”. Many thanks to Georgia Madden for her generous showcasing of the project.
February 22nd, 2019
Binary House in the running for an ArchDaily 2019 Building of the Year Award
Really chuffed to receive notification that Binary House was selected by ArchDaily for nomination of a 2019 Building of the Year Award in the Houses category. All votes that were cast in support of it have been much appreciated.
February 14th, 2019
Australian Design Review chat with Christopher Polly about Binary House
Binary House has received more love in a marvellous article published by Australian Design Review entitled “Binary House: a contemporary extension of a 1960’s yellow brick house”. Many thanks to ADR’s editor Natalie Mortimer for the Q&A feature of the project.
February 13th, 2019
Binary House has been featured by Architecture & Design
Binary House has received further great coverage with a feature published by Architecture & Design entitled “Binary House: Where spatial and material opposites meet”. Many thanks to Stephanie Stefanovic and Branko Miletic for their support of the project.