MONA – a cultural phenomenon

MONA – a cultural phenomenon

MONA – a cultural phenomenon   Anyone who has visited Tasmania in the past 10 years is highly likely to have visited MONA, the museum of old and new art in Hobart. Whilst many will be aware of the backstory to David Walsh, the private collector who established...
Architectural Design Trends for 2021

Architectural Design Trends for 2021

Architectural trends tend to evolve relatively slowly. There is no seismic shift in design styling that suddenly occurs when the clock ticks past midnight on 31st December between years.   Unless of course there is a major disruptive global event that...
What have we learnt from the WFH experiment?

What have we learnt from the WFH experiment?

Architecture affects our daily lives in many ways that we take for granted. It defines the environments in which we work rest and play. So, when a life changing event like COVID causes dramatic disruption to our lifestyles, it will ultimately require an architectural...
Housing Trends for Living in a Contagious World

Housing Trends for Living in a Contagious World

As the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted our lives so dramatically over the past few months, we are only now beginning to realise that life will probably never return to the way it was before this crisis began. We will be forced to adjust to a new “normal”. We present 5...
Top Architectural Design Trends 2020

Top Architectural Design Trends 2020

The predominant trend that is emerging strongly at the beginning of this new decade can be described simply as RETRO, albeit with a modern twist. This is evident across most residential architectural categories, from building styles to material selections. The...
Designing for the Future

Designing for the Future

Designing for the Future As Architects our role is not only to create functional and attractive buildings based on our experience, but also to be innovators looking to the future.   Progressive Architects work collaboratively with experts in many different...