16.11.18 – "Mel Bright’s St Mary’s Coptic Church in Melbourne’s Kensington demonstrated a new generosity in urbanism and spirit, architecture opening a community to the city", a review of The Architecture Symposium Sydney in ArchitectureAU.
01.10.18 – Mel was invited to talk alongside a number of leading Australian architects at The Architecture Symposium, a day-long forum held in Sydney on 28 September 2018.
28.09.18 – Mel has been invited to take part in this day-long forum, which celebrates Australia's world-class architects via a series of talks. More information is available here.
23.08.18 – A number of award-winning homes, including Perimeter House, were recreated in Lego for the Think Brick Awards 2018 edition, held at Crown Palladium.
02.07.18 – Mel is a member of the Boyd Circle Founding Group, an initiative that brings together the best design minds to contribute to the core mission of the Foundation, to educate the public on why design matters. The group will curate a bold new program of talks, open days and interactive events that promote inclusive discussion and active public participation in design. More info can be found here.
26.05.18 – MAKE Associate Emily Watson and Project Architect Todd de Hoog enjoyed a great few days in Italy on the 2018 Smeg Tour.
23.05.18 – Members of the MAKE team headed to Italy for the opening weekend of La Biennale di Venezia.
16.05.18 – Mel participated in the 2018 Brickworks tour, taking in Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Milan, Verona and Venice.
09.05.18 – Jaxon has made it back to the office after an incredible week at Milan Design Week with MINI Living. Pictured above is their installation that explores small footprint and alternative ways of living.
14.02.18 – On Location: Mel was invited to be part of the jury for the 2018 NZ Home of the Year Award.
23.11.17 – Mel showing Perimeter House to this years Dulux Study Alumni
12.07.17 – Mel on location: jury visits for The AIA National Architecture Awards
05.04.17 – Mel to speak at ArchiMEET: Craftitecture Conference in Byron Bay on May 19
23.02.17 – Photoshoot at Amado House!
09.02.17 – The committed MAKE team helping to get the planting sorted at Perimeter House, in 35 degree heat
08.02.17 – Photography day at House To Catch The Sun
04.02.17 – Site update: working hard trying to keep these two beauties at Maitland House
03.02.17 – Site update: pool filling at Perimeter House!
09.01.17 – Site update: crisp brick pool edge finished at Perimeter House
30.11.16 – Site update: scaffold down and corrugated perf up at Amado House
08.10.16 – Mel on location judging Architeam Awards
16.09.16 – Site update: Happy handover at House To Catch The Sun. Wonderful clients / great builder.
23.07.16 – Wonderful night celebrating with Houses Magazine last night, and so thrilled that our Myrtle Tree House won two commendations!
23.06.16 – Photoshoot at House Merrimu
15.06.16 – Site update: House To Catch The Sun pops up and framing comes together
10.05.16 – Site update: reviewing the brick screen at Princes Hill House
05.05.16 – Amado House on site this week
20.04.16 – Site update: beginnings at Perimeter House
19.04.16 – Site update: Frames up on upper level of Princes Hill House
15.04.16 – Mel on location: jury visits for Vic Awards
04.04.16 – Mel to speak at Design Institute of Australia event with other IDEA Awards winners
24.03.16 – Myrtle Tree House makes shortlist in Australian Interior Design Awards
22.03.16 – Site update: brick screen tests at Princes Hill House
26.02.16 – Mel profiled in Assemble Papers
21.02.16 – Mel speaking tomorrow night as recipient of Emerging Architect Prize
16.02.16 – Site update at Princes Hill House
10.02.16 – Glimpse of NGV Pavilion entry
25.11.15 – Loftus St Sydney receives DA approval!
21.11.15 – Local House wins Residential Single Category in IDEA Awards
20.11.15 – Mel tours architecture in Brisbane with other Dulux Study Tour alumni.
12.11.15 – Mel and Rosa (Coy Yiontis Architects) spoke about 'Designing a Family Home' at MPavilion, presented by the Robin Boyd Foundation.
09.11.15 – Myrtle Tree House site update: photoshoot day
19.10.15 – Myrtle Tree House site update
03.07.15 – Workshop at MAKE - People for the 2015 Australasian Student Architecture Congress.
30.06.15 – House Merrimu site update: Handover today!
08.04.15 – House Merrimu site update: studio space
27.03.15 – Myrtle Tree House site update: Handover today!
27.03.15 – Myrtle Tree House site update: stitching old and new walls
10.03.15 – Site update: House Merrimu pops up to catch the sun
06.03.15 – Mel speaking at the International Women's Day Breakfast, an event organised by the Victorian Chapter of AIA.
03.03.15 – Myrtle Tree House site updates
23.01.15 – Myrtle Tree House site updates: New and old bricks
03.12.14 – Mel wins the Victorian Institute of Architects: Emerging Architect Prize 2014
25.11.14 – Myrtle Tree House site updates
23.10.14 – JWT Presentation Space wins High Commendation at the BPN Sustainability Awards.
30.09.14 – Myrtle Tree House site update: The fig tree garden room
29.09.14 – See Mel’s advice to young graduates on starting a practice in SONA’s second series of ‘Agony Architects’.
15.09.14 – Myrtle Tree House site update: The Crape Myrtle Courtyard space is coming together.
12.09.14 – Local House site update: Concrete chimney.
11.09.14 – Mel was an invited panelist at the Australian Institute of Architects members forum.
11.08.14 – House Rosebank site update: handover today!
08.08.14 – Mel talks in Sydney at Carter Williamson Architects.
16.06.14 – Mel is interviewed on the Interior Addict blog about building smarter, not larger.
29.04.14 – Mel assists graduates with their folios in the Victorian Young Architects and Graduates Network speed-dating event.