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Habitus is a movement for living in design. We’re an intelligent community of original thinkers in constant search of native uniqueness in our region.

 

From our base in Australia, we strive to capture the best edit, curating the stories behind the stories for authentic and expressive living.

 

Habitusliving.com explores the best residential architecture and design in Australia and Asia Pacific.

 

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At The Forefront

Design Hunters

Accommodating The Evolving Habits Of A Contemporary Lifestyle

The INDE.Awards Living Space Category recognises the best projects in the Asia Pacific residential sector. Tackling everything from denser urban populations to new technologies and climate change, the best living spaces view the complexities and intricacies of their site not as challenges but as opportunities for innovation.

Happenings

Where the Wild Things Are Celebrating Project 82+ and Daniellex

Earlier this February, Project 82 launched Project 82 +, an all-new quarterly collaboration project between Project 82 and some brilliant local creative minds.

Design Hunters

Vale Michael Crouch, AC

Founder of Zip Industries and its CEO from 1962 to 2013, Michael Crouch AC, has sadly passed away in Sydney on 9 February 2018 following a short illness.

Design Hunters

Who Are The Leading Australian Interior Designers?

There’s an amazing array of local talent coming out of the Asia Pacific. For the sake of clarity, below are some of the biggest names in the Australian Interior Designers game at the moment that you should be keeping an eye on.

Design Hunters

Luke Yeung from Architectkidd

Habitus recently caught up with Luke Yeung of Architectkidd, the up-and-coming architecture & design practice. We find out how a Hong Kong-born designer finds design inspiration in the imperfections of Bangkok.

INDE Awards Timeline
Gaggenau Steamer Cooktop Teppan

Accommodating The Evolving Habits Of A Contemporary Lifestyle

The INDE.Awards Living Space Category recognises the best projects in the Asia Pacific residential sector. Tackling everything from denser urban populations to new technologies and climate change, the best living spaces view the complexities and intricacies of their site not as challenges but as opportunities for innovation.

Announcing Your 2018 INDE.Awards Jury

Entries for the INDE.Awards 2018 are open and our jury is taking shape with leading figures from architecture and design in APAC and beyond. Year two of the INDE.Awards, which will be bestowed in Singapore on 29 June 2018, is set to be APAC’s most significant celebration of regional architecture and design.

INDE.Awards Are Back In 2018 With All New Categories

Design and architecture in Asia Pacific are progressing in response to the region’s needs, and so are the INDE.Awards in 2018! The time to enter is now!

Who Won At The Inaugural INDE.Awards?

On Friday 30th June, we announced the winners of the very first INDE.Awards program. Couldn’t make it? Don’t stress! Here are your official 2017 winners…

From our Friends

Introducing the Abstract Rugs of Mr Fräg

The team at Designer Rugs has unveiled and launched an exciting new range with an all-new collaborator – meet Mr Fräg.

Designer Rugs adds the Finishing Touch to Contemporary Homes

Often the most eye catching aspect of a room, the humble rug has come a long way in the late 20th and early 21st centuries - and the team at Designer Rugs are pushing this design hero into the next level with their customisable collection of rugs.

Residential bathroom trends for 2018

Concealed cisterns have long been the preferred choice in commercial spaces such as hotels, bars, airports and shopping centres for several reasons. The benefits are increasingly being realised in residential projects across the country...

Introducing Life Instyle Sydney 2018

When it comes to finding the latest in beautiful designer brands, from homewares and giftwares to lifestyle, mens, and kids products, there really is only one place to be – Life Instyle.

Habitus Favourites

From The Archive

Interiors

A Kind Of Curvature

Indulge in the full story from one of the bathrooms featured in Habitus #36, the Nourish issue. On a corner site overlooking Sydney’s Tamarama beach, this sculptural house by Porebski Architects emerges out as an inspired form from its natural setting.

Design Hunters

In Conversation With… Miriam Fanning

The founder and principal of Melbourne’s prolific Mim Design studio talks about gearing up to a 360 degree way of working.

Architecture

The Binh Thanh House in Vietnam

The Binh Thanh House by Vo Trong Nghia Architects, Sanuki and NISHIZAWAARCHITECTS adapts traditional Vietnamese architecture to construct an eternal yet contemporary home.

Architecture

Manila Modern In Habitus #37 – On Sale Now

Fresh from the pages of Habitus #37 Aya Maceda of actLAB has designed a residence in Makati, an old neighbourhood of Manila, that reimagines a traditional Filipino dwelling.

Happenings

Launching the Nourish issue

The hotly anticipated kitchen and bathroom issue has arrived. Hosted by Sub Zero Wolf in their Melbourne showroom, last night we celebrated the launch. Get your copy from Monday 12 June.

Architecture

The Bulgari Hotel In Beijing

The five-star Bulgari Hotel debuts at Genesis Beijing, giving visitors and city residents a taste of what’s to come at the progressive, mixed-use development designed by some mighty fine international minds.

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