Thursday 22 February 2024
6.00 pm – 8.00 pm (AEST)


Tongue & Groove
27 Doggett Street
Fortitude Valley Brisbane Qld 4006
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Program Info

Join us as we learn through shared stories about the successes and challenges of creating homes that reflect the way we live today. This is a rare opportunity to engage with both the architects and the clients behind two intriguing homes that explore inventive solutions for adaptable living.



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Niwa House by John Ellway Architect. Photography by Toby Scott.


Niwa House

Presented by
John Ellway, John Ellway Architect
Kristen Hopkins, Client
Brad Hopkins, Client

Architect John Ellway and his clients Kristen and Brad will share the story behind the creation of Niwa House, a clever and nimble adaptation to the humble Queensland worker’s cottage that centres around connections to garden.

Princes Studio

Presented by
Warren Haasnoot, Director, Curious Practice
Carmen Moyle, Client

Warren Haasnoot, founder of Curious Practice, will present Princes Studio alongside his client Carmen. This detached pavilion in Newcastle provides flexible new living spaces for a family of five. A playful use of texture and form adds delight and warmth to this cost-effective and adaptable addition.

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