Gardens by the Bay, Singapore.

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Wilkinson Eyre’s fantastical Cloud Forest was my absolute favourite structure at the Gardens by the Bay. It was a completely sensory journey through a ‘mist mountain’ to experience the different foliage that exists in wet alpine areas.

Fog, Sydney Harbour.

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Sydney Harbour is famous for its waters sparkling in the sun and enchanting vistas across to city buildings, tropical foliage and  busy ferries all crowned by the famous Harbour Bridge and Opera House. Well, not this day. A rare dense … Continue reading

Kinchega Woolshed, NSW, Australia

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KInchega Woolshed,  built in 1875 and set in the NSW Outback,  was a serious pilgrimage to visit this historic building. It’s created from red gum wood and corrugated iron and is simply beautiful in the flesh. The wood details feel timeless.


Carfax NIDA-27 © 2014 sarahrowlands. All rights reserved.

Carfax Construction completed the works on the National School of Dramatic Arts, in Sydeny for HASSELL Architects. This extra wing was to include sound proofed rehearsal spaces and a foyer that also functions as a performance area.

Graythwaite House Restoration, Sydney.

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A gorgeous job from Carfax Construction who went on to win the National Building Restoration awards with this grand old house on Sydney’s lower North Shore. The building was completely dilapidated before works started and the level of care in … Continue reading

Bidulph Childrens Court, Glebe, NSW.

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I loved this building…..concrete, semi brutalist and sadly a bit neglected now. It was a commission from Savills and was originally an old children’s home and then a courtroom among other uses in its 60 odd year history.

Transitional Cathedral, Christchurch N.Z.

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Shigeru Ban’s transitional Cathedral, built to temporarily replace the old stone  Cathedral that was demolished in the recent years of earthquakes in my hometown of Christchurch, New Zealand. A building that is serene, light filled and yet incredibly strong visually.

92 Pitt St, Sydney.

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Savills Australia commissioned this set of photography for the newly completed 92 Pitt St in the CBD Sydney. The building had been drawing attention for its beautifully designed entrance at street level and the interiors were equally dramatic.

London Cityscapes

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A few of my favourite London cityscapes that were taken over the many years I photographed for Millerhare, London’s foremost architectural visualisers.