Mt Albert Baptist Church Auckland. Design Competition Winning Concept: The Ripple. The thematic centrality of the winning design is the idea of the ripple, acknowledging the church as an epicentre of influence on its community. The strength of the concept reflects the church’s DNA, how it desires to impact its environment through teaching and compassion. […]
About NBRS ARCHITECTURE
Established in 1968, NBRSARCHITECTURE is a people focused, research led studio based in Sydney, Australia.
The first stage of the redevelopment of a substantial residential property incorporated significant works to the rear of a steeply sloping block, overlooking Sydney Harbour. New terracing created much needed level open space for the recreational benefit of the owners and their children. An upper terrace incorporates a level lawn and lounge area beneath a […]
This new Research Facility for Presbyterian Ladies’ College Sydney developed the existing 2 storey library into a 4 storey research centre. The project required careful design and management to ensure it met the School’s brief for a ‘State of the Art’ facility that embraced and seamlessly incorporated advanced technology and recognized changes in pedagogy, respected […]
2030 The Cycle of Wellness – A Transformational Health Environment. NBRSARCHITECTURE is delighted to the launch an innovative exploration of a transformational health environment: The 2030 CYCLE OF WELLNESS. Preventative healthcare must be seen as an integral part of the healthcare professional’s role, and of the community. Studies have found that the returns on investments in […]
The new gardens created for this project compliment the substantial new home set on 1,100 sq metres of land. Early site works required the relocation of an existing 10 metre high Canary Island Date Palm that is now a feature within the front garden. Measures were taken to preserve other substantial trees. A formal garden […]
The Queenwood School – Lawrance Campus is located within the “amphitheatre” of the Balmoral beachside precinct surrounded by residential properties. The northern and eastern wings of the existing building were retained and their structure readapted to accommodate the new science facilities. The new accommodation sits within the bulk and height of the previous envelope, thus […]
The Infants Home is one of Sydney’s oldest charities providing services to over 1200 children through an integrated child and family service hub, specialising in supporting young children up to 6 years and their families, providing integrated childcare, education, counselling, child and maternal health, medical and allied health programs, early intervention and outreach services. NBRSARCHITECTURE were […]
The Liz Kernoham conference facility is the new social and academic centre of the Camden campus. Designed to be a landmark building the facility accommodates a tiered conference auditorium for 250 people for both public and university functions. The building has been designed with environmentally sustainable principles and materials which have been carefully selected together […]
Inaburra School is renowned for being at the forefront in the areas of performances, music, multimedia and the arts. NBRSARCHITECTURE worked closely with the School to understand their needs and aspirations to bring to realisation this exciting project. The Inaburra School Performing Arts Centre has provided the school with a state of the art teaching […]
Completed in 1923, The Astor, Macquarie Street, Sydney, designed by architects, Esplin & Mould, was the first company title residential apartment building in NSW and recognised for its prestigious Sydney address. Although remedial works to the exterior had been undertaken in the 1990s, they failed to arrest the ongoing deterioration of the windows. The project […]
Opening – Trinity Grammar Junior School The official Opening and Dedication of the purpose-built Junior School facilities in Seaview Street represents the faithful outcome of a journey that took some 14 years in the making. lt is the tangible reflection of the careful and detailed planning of the SchooI Council, together with the pioneering spirit […]
UTS Ultimo Campus, Sydney. “Another really imaginative and user-centric renovation – dark corridors banished in favour of light and space’’ Professor Roy Green, Dean of UTS Business The UTS Business School in Ultimo NSW enjoys a new environment which balances the often opposing needs of knowledge workers to both concentrate and collaborate. This is a […]
This NBRSARCHITECTURE Heritage project included archival recording and design for adaptive reuse of this community icon.