The Newport Waterfront Retreat is the epitome of an Australian dream home, adorned with a private beach, garden and open-plan living. Responding the clients’ brief – a house offering sanctuary and entertainment, the Newport Waterfront Retreat is designed to allow nature to lead, offering maximum seclusion and connection to its surrounds and outlook.
Koichi Takada Architects
Koichi Takada Architects is a Sydney-based boutique architecture firm, led by Koichi Takada. Founded in Sydney in 2008, Koichi Takada Architects is a young and innovative practice, which has already delivered a wide range of architectural and interiors projects within Australia and overseas, ranging from mixed-use to residential, retail, hospitality and cultural venues.
Koichi Takada Architects adopts a holistic approach to the process of design and development. A close and fruitful collaboration with clients, a rigorous design process and a tailored delivery guarantees that each Koichi Takada Architects project successfully responds to the requirements of the brief.
Projects by Koichi Takada Architects have won several key awards including the International restaurant and Bar Design Awards in the UK and an International Property Council award. The firm’s projects are well recognized and have been extensively featured in Australian and international design magazines including Vogue Living, Belle, The Wall Street Journal and The Financial Review, recognised for their unique designs. With the focus now on the delivery of multi-residential projects in Australia, Koichi Takada Architects is broadening its horizons to include projects in New York, London and the Middle East.
At the core of the practice is an emphasis on creativity in design and diligence in process. Our diverse range of projects demonstrates an ability to adapt to client needs and to develop a working dialogue that informs the design process. Creativity is the lifeblood of the practice: Koichi Takada Architects seeks to develop unique and innovative designs that draw inspiration from the processes of nature, as well as from contemporary urban life.
This creative design process is at the centre of everything we do at Koichi Takada Architects. We consistently seek to push the boundaries of what defines architecture and explore new ways of marrying form to function. Our past experience has demonstrated that innovative, yet timeless designs can be delivered within budgetary and time constraints.
LOCATION: Sydney, Australia
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