All is calm

Creating a peaceful haven in the middle of the city was the brief from an art lover wanting to accommodate his spiritual needs.

Sunday, 26 June, 2005, 12:00am

On tap

To some, a tap is a tap is a tap. To others, such as Italian architect and designer Antonio Citterio, these humble bathroom fixtures are an essential source of water and their designs need to reflect that.

14 Mar 2004 - 12:00am

How to win friends and open their mail

DIPLOMACY has dominated this week's news, and seeing as diplomats are paid obscene amounts of money to say as little as possible, the scope for quirky quotations has been narrowed severely.

There still has been time for a few local absurdities to creep into news coverage.

5 Aug 1995 - 12:00am

Brisbane housing

REAL estate marketing agents in Brisbane are promoting a million-dollar-plus near-city residence as the ideal corporate home for Asian-based companies.

The prestige tri-level house is going to auction on April 3 in the Brisbane suburb of Albion.

It is a definitive entertainer's house with the multi-levels and clean, clear lines. It has city views.

24 Mar 1993 - 12:00am