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. tags: talks, press, event
01.10.18Mel 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. tags: talks
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. tags: talks
23.08.18A number of award-winning homes, including Perimeter House, were recreated in Lego for the Think Brick Awards 2018 edition, held at Crown Palladium.
02.07.18Mel 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.
26.05.18MAKE Associate Emily Watson and Project Architect Todd de Hoog enjoyed a great few days in Italy on the 2018 Smeg Tour. tags: myrtle tree house
23.05.18Members of the MAKE team headed to Italy for the opening weekend of La Biennale di Venezia. tags: event, venice biennale
16.05.18Mel participated in the 2018 Brickworks tour, taking in Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Milan, Verona and Venice. tags: brickworks, event
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. tags: event
20.03.18Myrtle Tree House was awarded a Commendation in the Residential Dwelling: alteration or new build category, in the City of Port Phillip Design and Development Awards 2018. tags: awards, myrtle tree house
14.02.18On Location: Mel was invited to be part of the jury for the 2018 NZ Home of the Year Award. tags: awards
23.11.17Mel showing Perimeter House to this years Dulux Study Alumni tags: perimeter house, dulux study alumni
13.11.17We were amongst the winners of the Smeg Tour Competition with our project Myrtle Tree House. tags: myrtle tree house
21.09.17Amado House won the Residential Exterior award at this years Intergrain Timber Vision Awards. tags: awards, event
11.08.17We were awarded the Kevin Borland Masonry Award for Perimeter House at last nights Think Brick Awards. tags: awards, event
07.08.17Amado House picked up a commendation for House Alteration and Addition over 200m2 at Friday nights' HOUSES Awards.   tags: awards, event
12.07.17Mel on location: jury visits for The AIA National Architecture Awards tags: awards
03.07.17Perimeter House won a residential architecture award (alterations and additions) at Friday nights' VIC Awards. tags: awards, event
18.04.17The Age lists MAKE architecture in top seven leading practices
05.04.17Mel to speak at ArchiMEET: Craftitecture Conference in Byron Bay on May 19 tags: event
23.02.17Photoshoot at Amado House! tags: amado house
10.02.17Shooting Perimeter House with Peter Bennetts tags: perimeter house
09.02.17The committed MAKE team helping to get the planting sorted at Perimeter House, in 35 degree heat tags: perimeter house
08.02.17Photography day at House To Catch The Sun tags: house to catch the sun
04.02.17Site update: working hard trying to keep these two beauties at Maitland House tags: maitland house
03.02.17Site update: pool filling at Perimeter House! tags: perimeter house
09.01.17Site update: crisp brick pool edge finished at Perimeter House tags: perimeter house
30.11.16Site update: scaffold down and corrugated perf up at Amado House
08.10.16Mel on location judging Architeam Awards
16.09.16Site update: Happy handover at House To Catch The Sun. Wonderful clients / great builder. tags: house to catch the sun
15.09.16Practice Matters: Mel speaks as part of the School of Architecture and Built Environment (SABE) Practice Matters lecture series
23.07.16Wonderful night celebrating with Houses Magazine last night, and so thrilled that our Myrtle Tree House won two commendations! tags: myrtle tree house, awards
23.06.16Photoshoot at House Merrimu tags: merrimu house
15.06.16Site update: House To Catch The Sun pops up and framing comes together tags: house to catch the sun
10.05.16Site update: reviewing the brick screen at Princes Hill House tags: princes hill house
05.05.16Amado House on site this week tags: amado house
20.04.16Site update: beginnings at Perimeter House tags: perimeter house
19.04.16Site update: Frames up on upper level of Princes Hill House tags: princes hill house
15.04.16Mel on location: jury visits for Vic Awards tags: awards
04.04.16Mel to speak at Design Institute of Australia event with other IDEA Awards winners tags: awards, talks
24.03.16Myrtle Tree House makes shortlist in Australian Interior Design Awards tags: myrtle tree house, awards
22.03.16Site update: brick screen tests at Princes Hill House tags: princes hill house
26.02.16Mel profiled in Assemble Papers tags: assemble papers
21.02.16Mel speaking tomorrow night as recipient of Emerging Architect Prize tags: emerging architect prize
16.02.16Site update at Princes Hill House tags: princes hill house
10.02.16Glimpse of NGV Pavilion entry tags: ngv pavilion
15.12.15Nice chimney at new job measure up today tags: clinker brick house
25.11.15Loftus St Sydney receives DA approval! tags: loftus st sydney
21.11.15Local House wins Residential Single Category in IDEA Awards tags: local house
20.11.15Mel tours architecture in Brisbane with other Dulux Study Tour alumni. tags: event
17.11.15Mel to speak with John Clements (JCB) at Brickworks Double Talk Speaker Series in Sydney.
12.11.15Mel and Rosa (Coy Yiontis Architects) spoke about 'Designing a Family Home' at MPavilion, presented by the Robin Boyd Foundation.  tags: talks, event
09.11.15Myrtle Tree House site update: photoshoot day tags: myrtle tree house
06.11.15Local House wins National Award in Residential Architecture - Houses (Alts and Adds) at the 2015 National Architecture Awards! tags: awards, local house
05.11.15Princes Hill House site update: starting on site tags: princes hill house, under construction
18.09.15Local House is shortlisted for the National Architecture Awards! tags: awards, local house
16.09.15Mel speaks at Contemporary Architects Speaker Series 2015, presented by the ACT Chapter of the Australian Institute of Architects and the National Gallery of Australia. tags: event
01.09.15Local House is shortlisted for Interior Design Excellence Awards 2015 in the Residential Single category. tags: awards, local house
28.08.153 Crescent House site update: Handover today! tags: 3 crescent house
23.08.15Local House is part of the Robin Boyd Open Day: Awards 2015, along with many other houses in metropolitan Melbourne. tags: event, local house
20.08.15Local House is awarded a commendation at Intergrain Timber Vision Awards 2015 in Residential Exterior. tags: awards, local house
13.08.15Local House is a finalist in Think Brick Awards 2015 for the Kevin Borland Masonry Award. tags: awards, local house
10.08.15Local House is featured in ArchitectureAU. tags: press
06.07.15Mel to speak at Process: Drive with Monique Woodward (WOWOWA) and Bonnie Herring (Breathe). tags: talks, event
03.07.15Workshop at MAKE - People for the 2015 Australasian Student Architecture Congress tags: event
30.06.15House Merrimu site update: Handover today! tags: house merrimu
26.06.15Local House is awarded in the 2015 Victorian Architecture Awards in Residential Alterations and Additions category. tags: local house, awards
19.06.15Site updates: south facing kitchen with new skylight and timber battens tags: house merrimu, under construction
21.05.15Mel speaks at the Inveresk Design Forum, presented by the University of Tasmania and Institute of Architects. tags: talks, event
15.05.15Local House was awarded a commendation in the Australian Interior Design Awards! tags: local house, awards
11.05.15Local House shortlisted in the 2015 Victorian Architecture Awards in residential alterations and additions category. tags: local house, awards
08.04.15House Merrimu site update: studio space tags: house merrimu, under construction
31.03.15Mel speaks at the UQ Architecture Lecture Series, presented by SLQ's Asia Pacific Design Library and the UQ School of Architecture. tags: talks, event
27.03.15Myrtle Tree House site update: Handover today! tags: myrtle tree house, under construction
27.03.15Mel is on the Residential - Multiple Housing jury in the Victorian Architecture Awards with Jeremy McLeod (Breathe) and Victoria Reeves (Kennedy Nolan). tags: event
27.03.15Myrtle Tree House site update: stitching old and new walls tags: myrtle tree house, under construction
13.03.15Local House is shortlisted for the Australian Interior Design Awards in the Residential Design category. tags: local house, awards
10.03.15Site update: House Merrimu pops up to catch the sun tags: house merrimu, under construction
06.03.15Mel speaking at the International Women's Day Breakfast, an event organised by the Victorian Chapter of AIA. tags: talks, event
03.03.15Myrtle Tree House site updates tags: myrtle tree house
25.02.15Local House is shortlisted for Dulux Colour Awards 2015 in the Single Residental Interior category. tags: local house, awards
15.02.15Mel speaks at PALS, the Australian Institute of Architects' Practice of Architecture Learning Series. tags: talks, event
23.01.15Myrtle Tree House site updates: New and old bricks tags: myrtle tree house, under construction
03.12.14Site updates: sun catcher steel is up tags: house merrimu, under construction
03.12.14Mel wins the Victorian Institute of Architects: Emerging Architect Prize 2014  tags: awards
25.11.14Myrtle Tree House site updates tags: myrtle tree house, under construction
25.10.14As part of Melbourne Architecture Annual Mel presents M House at the Our Houses event, alongside Kennedy Nolan at the Design Hub. tags: talks, m house
23.10.14JWT Presentation Space wins High Commendation at the BPN Sustainability Awards. tags: jwt presentation space
08.10.14MAKE along with Sibling Nation and Muir Mendes collaborate on an installation with Alisa Andrasek’s BLOOM at RMIT Design Hub. tags: exhibitions
30.09.14Myrtle Tree House site update: The fig tree garden room tags: under construction
29.09.14See Mel’s advice to young graduates on starting a practice in SONA’s second series of ‘Agony Architects’.      tags: event
25.09.14Mel participates in SONA’s networking event for students at the new Elenberg Fraser office.  tags: event
15.09.14Myrtle Tree House site update: The Crape Myrtle Courtyard space is coming together. tags: under construction, myrtle tree house
12.09.14Local House site update: Concrete chimney. tags: under construction, local house
11.09.14Mel was an invited panelist at the Australian Institute of Architects members forum. tags: event
22.08.14MAKE have designed a stand using terracotta roof tiles for Monier Roofing  at the Melbourne InDesign event.  tags: exhibitions, monier indesign
18.08.14Our JWT presentation space has been shortlisted for the BPN Sustainability Awards in the Office Fitout and Small Commercial categories. tags: awards, jwt presentation space
12.08.14Watch Mel’s interview about Monier's stand at the recent Melbourne Indesign event. tags: exhibitions, talks, monier indesign
11.08.14House Rosebank site update: handover today! tags: under construction, house rosebank
08.08.14Mel talks in Sydney at Carter Williamson Architects. tags: talks
27.07.14Little Brick Studio features in A&D ‘Five creative uses for bricks in Australia’. tags: press
16.06.14Mel is interviewed on the Interior Addict blog about building smarter, not larger. tags: press
10.06.14The Little Brick Studio is featured on The Contemporist tags: press, little brick studio
06.05.14Mel gives a talk at Monash University’s  Archispiel lecture series. tags: talks
29.04.14Mel assists graduates with their folios in the Victorian Young Architects and Graduates Network speed-dating event.
24.03.14Mel is on the Small Projects Architecture jury in Victorian Architecture Awards with Tim Jackson (JCB) and Nick Searle (Searle X Waldron).