House of Bricks is a private home located in Melbourne, Australia.
It was designed by Jolson.
House of Bricks by Jolson:
“Divided over three levels, this newly constructed home draws
inspiration from local vernacular with contemporary re-interpretation of
The architecture and interior design has been carefully
considered to explore texture and colour. Inspired by our clients love
of travel, the exposed patterned brickwork that characterises this
project draws reference from woven rugs and kilims. The pallet of
diverse materials carefully layers raw steel, exposed concrete and
At the core of the building is a two storey tower of books that
celebrates our client’s extensive literary collection. This dramatic
wall of colour and text engages with the eclectic interior pallet.
The careful selection of lighting, furniture and rugs explore a relaxed use of block colour, fabrics, and refined craftsmanship.
House of Bricks is a holistic project that articulates our client brief through architecture, interior and landscape design.”
Photos by: Lucas Allen