The bold simplicity of this house, designed by Mexican architect Andrés Casillas and Melbourne-based Evolva Architects, introduces modernist Mexican design to a suburban streetscape of Melbourne.

Amazing Architecture 2015 Houses Awards shortlist Mexican Contemporary House by Evolva Architects & Andres Casillas de Alba.

A void above the dining room is clad in dark timber to emphasize the mood of this space.

Dark timber ceiling over tall voume Panoramic window Lake Wendouree House John Wardle Architects ArchitectureAU

A narrow stair, concealed by internal walls, leads to the main bedroom.

Mexican Contemporary House by Andrés Casillas de Alba and Evolva Architects

Built-in furniture and stable-door-type shutters are made from water cypress timber imported from Mexico.

// Mexican Contemporary House by Andrés Casillas de Alba and Evolva Architects.

The clients can enjoy the garden at all times of year, either soaking up some sun in the courtyard, or protected in the adjacent conservatory.

A new house by John Wardle Architects that establishes direct connection with the “civic heart” of Ballarat and its community.

<i>Post War Collective: Community library and social recuperation</i> by Milinda Pathiraja and Ganga Ratnayake (Robust Architecture Workshop).

Global Holcim Awards Silver 2015 – Post-War Collective: Community library and social …

A crafted bench “floats through the kitchen” and is given pride of place at the centre of the house.

The ballarat House by John Wardle Architects is a very well known piece similar to Queenscliff, it's foundation is built around the playing and use of natural materials as well as natural lighting throughout the entire house not just one space.