Hyde Park Café

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2015 We were shortlisted by the City of Sydney, amongst 5 architectural teams, to submit a design proposal for a new building in Hyde park as part of the Hyde Park South revitalisation and Museum Station upgrade works. An excerpt from our submission … Continue reading

Darlinghurst Rooftop


2007 – 2015 A new roof garden and pavilion have been added to the top of an early twentieth century, Arts and Crafts style building. The project includes the on-going restoration of the original architecture. Our client approached us shortly after … Continue reading

Balmoral House

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2008 – 2014 This project involved extensive interior alterations to an existing 1990s three-storey house in Sydney’s Lower North Shore. The client requested a complete reconfiguration of their existing home. Our approach for the house was to retain the original … Continue reading

Camperdown Childcare

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2012 – 2014 This project sensitively inserts new architecture into a former industrial warehouse building, located in the inner west of Sydney. The brief called for a new 80-place childcare centre that would accommodate indoor and outdoor playspaces, an abundance … Continue reading

Gurrigal Street

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2013 A boutique 18 unit apartment development in Mosman, Sydney. Allen Jack + Cottier invited CO-AP to collaborate on the project. We introduced a palette of traditional finishes and materials that were reimagined in a fresh way to create a series … Continue reading

Paspaley Strand Dinner

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2013 We were creative directors for Paspaley’s annual Strand Dinner event, held at their heritage-listed Martin Place store in Sydney. We installed an eight-metre long chandelier fabricated from 144 polished mother-of-pearl shells, which was suspended from two marble columns over … Continue reading

Green Square Library and Plaza Competition

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2012 A WOODLAND RETREAT An easy, relaxed, natural woodland setting is proposed for the heart of the Green Square Town Centre. The Plaza will be reminiscent of a native woodland consisting primarily of Flooded Gum Eucalyptus grandis (45-55m) and Broad-leaved … Continue reading

Merewether Surfhouse

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2010 – 2012 CO-AP was commissioned to do an interior fit-out of a new three-storey beachfront hospitality development at Merewether Beach in Newcastle. We designed the interiors for all three levels, incorporating a restaurant and bar, event spaces and a … Continue reading

Annandale House

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2008 – 2011 The site for this house is closely bounded by residential units to the south-west and the Piano Factory warehouse apartment conversion to the north. The west and east offer framed views to established trees and green streetscape … Continue reading

Point Piper Apartment

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2005 – 2012 Our clients are empty-nesters who wanted to convert their 1940s three-bedroom apartment into a one-bedroom home with a flexible AV/guest room. The existing warren of dark rooms were opened up to reveal glorious views of Sydney Harbour … Continue reading