This website uses cookies. By continuing to use this site you are giving consent to cookies being used.


My-House by Austin Maynard Architects

Striking a Work-Life Balance
Posted by Gestalten—07/2017

An architect's job is never easy: The long hours spent chasing deadlines and hoping to meet clients’ demands breed a culture of sleep depravation, and even experienced practitioners quickly burn out. Noticing a trend in the work-life balance, Austin Maynard took matters into his own hands—and his own home. His home in Melbourne is his office. Indeed, to better his health and the health of his family, he upgraded their space that floods with the rich Australian sunshine, ensuring everyone gets their daily dose of Vitamin D. With around a million Australian adults suffering from depression each year, Maynard’s leading a much needed movement toward self-care from when we wake up until we fall asleep at night.

See more contemporary offices that reimagine the workplace in our book Workscape.

Images © Tess Kelly


Posted by Gestalten—06/2016

Small Homes, Grand Living

Posted by Gestalten—03/2017

Our House in the City

Posted by Gestalten—06/2016

Hotel Bienvenue

Parisian Elegance with a Touch of Art Deco
Posted by Gestalten—10/2017


Perfectly Pink in Portugal
Posted by Gestalten—10/2017

Ten of the Top Eatery Interiors in the World

Introducing Our New Book Appetizer
Posted by Gestalten—10/2017

Gigi Verde

Floral Designs in Full Bloom
Posted by Gestalten—09/2017

Inside Marie’s Wardrobe

A Staircase Is Worth a Thousand Words
Posted by Gestalten—09/2017

Marmoreal by Max Lamb

Well-Designed Marbles for Dzek
Posted by Gestalten—09/2017

It’s Time for a Bath

Preview Our Book on Beautiful Bathrooms around the World
Posted by Gestalten—09/2017

A Weekend House in São Paulo

SPBR Arquitetos’ Sunny Getaway
Posted by Gestalten—09/2017

Stay Inspired