Ideas
Ideas
John Bradley’s quest for knowledge
A renewed sense of optimism
Carr holiday reading list
A summer guide from our friends
Jackalope – a sustainable benchmark
A welcome return for working parents
Marquise apartments revisited
Five minutes with Laura Casey
Q&A with photographer Dianna Snape
Architecture and Interior Design: a dual discipline perspective
Q&A with Kyal Erdman
Watch: a sense of calm
Third Spaces – an extension of the workplace
Lessons on remote collaboration
The Carr podcast list
Merriwee revisited
Rokeby Street – a breathing space
Talking Design x Sue Carr
Watch: a natural beauty with Habitus TV
Chris McCue reflects on embracing the unknown
Calmly balanced
Developing the architectural language for 835 High Street
Design trends come and go – Sue Carr’s vision has never wavered
Q&A with Studio Ongarato
Choreographing meaningful commercial interiors
A life-long pursuit of excellence honoured
The importance of art in public spaces
Five decades in the making: Sue Carr on the evolution of Carr
The curious mind of Robert Owen
Mapping the changing workplace with Richard Healy
Law firms for the future
A new urbanism
The way forward
Whitepaper: Changing buyer demands in multi-residential
Escaping to the coast
Limber up – the new world is flexible and ready
Convenience is an understatement: The International
Richard Beel considers the power of materiality in architecture
Concrete modern
The Carr reading list
In search of lifestyle
Creating value in commercial spaces
Keeping inspiration high – even remotely
Q&A with artist Anna-Wili Highfield
Anticipating a rise in regional tourism
The importance of place: Monocle releases ‘Only in Australia’ podcast
What we’re eating and drinking in lockdown
How is the multi-residential market faring?
Nick Carr on navigating a time of constant transition
Q&A with Maryanne Moodie
On bringing value to the workplace with Molly Shelton
David Brooks on enriching architecture with landscape
The virtual experience
Sue Carr reflects on business and the value of design
Playing the long game: Stephen McGarry on design longevity
7 articles to help you navigate the new normal
Introducing a new talent: Rebecca Trenorden
Nicole Coutts on the future of the workplace
Shopping in the time of COVID-19
In Profile: Chris McCue
Design tips for remote working
Decentralising the workplace
Celebrating International Women’s Day at Carr
The design of everyday rituals
Into the mind of Christopher Boots
Robert Owen’s geometry of light, space and form
Head in the clouds
Building and nature collide
A new era for legal practices
Reframing two icons
The future of hotel hospitality
Japan in a new light
On the importance of timeless design
Digital disruption: On the need for focused working
Designing for future generations
The influence of good design
Finding balance: A hybrid approach to the workplace
Projects
Projects
Meandering steps to the Yarra River
Finding context in the void
In a class of its own
A building for a new age
A place of retreat
Concrete contemporary
Revived with wellness principles
Collapsing the threshold between inside and out
Six homes for respite and joy
A layered Japanese aesthetic
Weathering the coast
Creating connection and flexibility at work
Stacking the horizontal, wrapping the vertical
Floating concrete
A pavilion nestled in the landscape
A play on formal classicism
Sculptural luxury defined by the river
The art of transformation
Parkside meets bayside
A breathing space
Order meets oasis
Framing a secret garden
Stepping behind the curtain
Breaking with convention
Cultivated living among nature
How to bring branded subtlety into the workplace
A journey of reductionism
A great glass atrium
A container for living
On stage, off stage
Incubating ideas and co-creation at its core
Activating the senses
Modulatory meets the coast
Setting the scene for third spaces
A statement tower
A play of shadow and light
Standing strong in the landscape
Rural narratives brought to life
Activating the senses
A moody palette for luxury living
Free to move around: This is ABW at work
Shifting planes and echoed symmetry
Drama and elegance
Adding a sense of arrival
Agility, diversity and community – this is a modern workplace
An enduring pavilion in the trees
An office gets rezoned
A sanctuary on a stadium
From day to night: Creating multi-functional hospitality
The essence of Melbourne in design
Undulating Mesh
Hotel as home: Introducing a bespoke hotel stay
Design essentialism
Industrial chic on an epic scale
When a sculptor and an apartment tower collaborate
A workplace with heart and soul
Screening views through timber
Instilling movement through curves
A quirky office with historic features
A glowing box wrapped in white
History meets modernity
Floating and curvaceous
Monolithic retail
Crisp detailing fused with heritage charm
Amplifying the urban rhythm
Downsizing in style
Hybrid working with polished finesse
Elevating hospitality at work
Redefining what a legal chamber can be
A lightning rod stair
Timeless sophistication
Crafting a home at Walsh Street
Design classicism
Studio
Studio

Dynamic Restraint5.0
Five decades of design practice

 

To celebrate five decades of design practice, Carr has unveiled ‘Dynamic Restraint’. The concept captures Founding Principal Sue Carr’s positive attitude and desire for constant change, activity and progress; as well as the calm and understated design expression that Carr have come to be known for.

Carr is an architecture and interior design studio based in Melbourne with a timeless approach that fosters connection.

Every detail is thoughtfully considered, coalescing in work that forges new ground while remaining true to our philosophy and vision.

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