Lynwood, Pretoria: As built drawings

This was another straight forward project of drafting as built drawings, updating very old floor plans. The owner of this house, worked with me on a previous project for the primitive bushveld house in Limpopo. In order for her to be able to build her bushveld retreat home, she needed to sell her primary residence…

Pearly Beach: Residential As Built drawings

The name Pearly Beach is probably the best descriptive word for this idyllic little residential town on the Southern coast of SA. A holiday town that remains fairly asleep during off seasons. Unfortunately, along with the crystal clear water and white beaches, this town has been infamous for Abalone poaching. On the up-side, Pearly Beach…

Clanwilliam Dwelling: Residential design and drafting

Clanwilliam is a small town on the Western coast of South Africa. The surrounding areas thrive due to the large Rooibos Tea production and farming. This little coastal town is very quiet and laid back. To be honest, I never really knew this town existed until a husband and wife asked me to design them…

BOW AFRICA: Conceptual retail design

Within the Heart of the BEAUTIFUL and Vibrant Braamfontein, Johannesburg, we were set upon the quest to find the perfect pocket within the existing built fabric, with the potential of an interior retail renovation and appropriation. Different typologies were formulated from which to choose a brand or identity that could best boast your design intent…

Kitchen Design: Residential

For speculative residential homes, in gated communities, we try to design high quality, contemporary and functional kitchen layouts, that would appeal to any potential client with a passion for cooking. High quality and durable engineered stone countertops with luxurious finishes and hardware, frosted with lighting that breathes life onto surfaces.     The same design…

Project: Waste Construction

Faced with the challenge of defining a large open public space threshold from street level to a underground parking area. The concept of construction waste in the built environment shaped the recycling nature of the scheme; calling on the designer to utilize general construction waste from surrounding construction sites and transforming, and upcycling it into…

Heritage Project: Burgers Park Kiosk

In my honers post-graduate program a series of different themes were spread throughout the year, the most exciting and challenging project was during the heritage section of the year. South Africa has strict laws on heritage buildings that are older than 50 years, placing an immense amount of pressure on interior architects to work with…

Pop-up Shop – PUMA

  Puma supports the ideology that their products empower the human body to perform beyond expectations. This would then imply that wearing PUMA or being part of the PUMA clientele is incentive of reward. This POP-UP shop was intended to be placed at the finish line of an endurance race, as reward to users of…

Project: Remodel

This was the renovation of yet another warehouse, however this was for Saffron Plums on a farm outside Oudtshoorn Western Cape, for whom I had designed a logo earlier in 2017. The warehouse facilities had to be approved by the Global Gap international board for export stone fruit, compliant with international standards for approval of…

Project: Warehouse Apartments

This was another interior architect’s dream project; converting an old dilapidated store or warehouse into duplex apartments. The structure was relatively in tack with minimal interior walls, however was inhabitable. The client desired to transform this stagnant building into 2 bedroom apartments that could be rented for an additional income, and this was my proposal;…