Light Practice is an Independent lighting design office that provides the architectural and design industry with a professional design and consultancy service. At Light Practice, we work in close contact with architects and designers using light to support architecture, helping to create interior and exterior environments that perform to perfection day or night.
Hunter St Lobby
New ownership of this boutique 10,000sqm ‘A-Grade’ building, created the right opportunity to reposition the asset for higher tenant revenue.
World Square Lobby
“Art brings people together, culture builds community”. This is Villa + Villa strategic intent behind the revitalisation process we have started to craft at World Square.
The Residential Garage
A garage is typically considered a purely utilitarian space, with little thought for the internal aesthetics, so it is rare to find a client to request a grand garage.
Designed by Tzannes as a deliberately minimal, with the white bagged brick base and a dark lightweight rooftop that is functional but also bold and provocative in the otherwise rather bland streetscape.
Designed for and made in ultra sustainable cross laminated timber, the Strongbuild Administration building sits adjacent to their manufacturing facility.
Two Wall House, Chippendale
The Two Wall House is an urban infill project, designed to occupy the space beside a grand two-storey Victorian terrace.
Republic Hotel, Sydney
A compact historic hotel located in Sydney’s CBD has been transformed into a vibrant new city venue.
The library fit-out takes inspiration from its previous location. Formerly a library tucked in the midst of the lush Blackburn Gardens with an expansive water view of the Double Bay, the new design is about bringing the garden into the library.
Earp Brothers Flagship
Grand, bold and a feast to the senses, Earp Bros new Sydney flagship showroom celebrates their latest collection of innovative surface and tile solutions. The space is guaranteed to evolve the way the Australian design industry views transforming hard surfaces.
Peaking Square Bankstown
Built around a traditional Chinese Tea house this old marketplace is home to multiple private dining areas and an in house Peking Duck oven. Sit amongst boxes of toad feet, dried turtle shell and dragon teeth in our old-worldy Chinese medicine emporium or perhaps you’d prefer to dine with the opium underworld at Hong’s Den.
Paragon Hotel, Sydney
Paragon Hotel is an important historic building in Circular Quay, both a landmark and a rare surviving 19th century hotel in continuous use in the CBD.
MAAS Out Of Hand
The immersive space is a trajectory through the history of digital manufacturing, featuring works by more than 60 artists, designers and architects from around the world, such as Zaha Hadid, Iris van Herpen and Ron Arad.
Pony Dining Brisbane
The latest addition to the Brisbane dining scene is Pony, a restaurant created around indulging the senses and the theatrical staging of food preparation for the charcoal grill.
Tubbs View + Hamilton Corner
The project is located within the grounds of the Sulman Award winning UTS campus in Lindfield. Designed in part for defence personnel, the development includes 93 apartments and terraces across two precincts.
The Office Space Paramount, Surry Hills
The landmark Paramount building on the edge of the Sydney CBD has been treated to a high-detail refurbishment at the hands of The Office Space Group, transforming it into a highly covetable 22-suite workplace for design-savvy business people.
Dunstan Grove, Lindfield
The building form responds to the bushland setting with clear horizontal lines within the facade contrasting to the slender verticals of the surrounding trees.
The UTS Chancellory was designed by Woods Bagot to reflect it's use as a venue for many external engagement events as well as meeting space for visiting dignitaries and other important guests.
Olio Kensington Street (Italian for olive oil) is located in the beautifully restored The Old Rum Store with a contemporary indoor dining room plus lush rooftop terrace overlooking Chippendale.
Bekya Tramsheds, Harold Park
The combination of tones, textures and greenery have been used to offset the otherwise cold industrial feel of the space. A very rewarding project to work on and one we will reference for years to come.
AVEO Masterplan includes over 450 dwellings and related facilities such as a wellness centre, retail spaces, cafes, restaurants, function centre and community spaces, as well as 144 bed residential care building.
Hillside Avenue Residence, Sydney
The Vogue Living-featured house was designed by the Harvard-trained US architect Tom Rivard three year ago. Rivard describes it as an extensive renovation and reconstruction of an expanded family home for a family of six plus their cat.
IGA Fresh Pantry
Light Practice has been fortunate to be involved in the new concept store for IGA. Fresh Pantry is a cross between a grocer and convenience store, the approach was to create a warm environment built on authenticity.
Founded on diversity, tolerance and transparency, the Emanuel Community in Woollahra is the most rapidly growing liberal Jewish congregation in the Southern Hemisphere.
Living Edge Alexandria
The Living Edge Sydney flagship showroom covers over 1,900 square metres and houses both residential and contract offerings throughout two levels, as well as housing the Living Edge head office.
Nicole Larkin - 'Dynamics in Impermanence’
'Dynamics in Impermanence’ is a temporal installation that is part of a body of work exploring new and classical ways we view, interpret and inhabit artworks.
Woods Bagot Studio
Woods Bagot’s global studio is a 24/7 agile team. Given the long but flexible hours of modern day working life, the studio is designed like a home – warm and liveable – aimed at improving the quality of daily life for the team, and at being welcoming for clients and visitors.
Challenger 5 Martin Place
Built in 1916, the strong architectural language of the Commonwealth Bank's iconic ‘money box’ building provided a strong foundation that inspired the design for Challenger’s new workplace. Creating 9,000 sqm of workspace across four levels, the design was focused on bringing people together.
Brokenwood Wines Cellar Door
One of Australia’s best-known and enjoyed wine labels will soon open its new Hunter Valley cellar door designed by Villa+Villa.
GE Money Lobby
When GE Money decided to upgrade their Carrington Street lobby it was a step away from the typically austere entrance of other financial institutions.
Rabobank HQ is a pioneer of agile working. It's parent company, Interpolis put in place the world’s first recognised agile workplace model in the Netherlands.
The Galleries Sydney
The Galeries is a lifestyle and cultural destination for fashion, art and music. There is nowhere else in Sydney where you can find an inner city hub with such a diverse mix of boutiques and retailers housed in the one space.
Emergency Shelter Exhibition, Sydney
Australian and international architects (including Lava, Jean Nouvel, Sou Fujimoto, PTW, COX and Teronubu Fujimori among others) have taken action, creating an exhibition highlighting the need for emergency shelters in disaster zones and bringing awareness to the public about the role of the design and construction industry in the aftermath of natural disasters.