The appointment of Carme Pinós will make this year’s Mpavilion the first public commission by a female architect.
This moody Melbourne house extension by local studio Branch Studio Architects features dark rammed-charcoal walls, window nooks and an outdoor bathtub.
Image 3 of 21 from gallery of Rio Blanco Pavilion / Estudio Carme Pinós. Photograph by Jordi Bernadó
Image 22 of 39 from gallery of D’Entrecasteaux House / Room11 Architects. Photograph by Ben Hosking
Gabion walls are linked to a very old building technique which, surprisingly, is still being used today. In fact, there are plenty of contemporary