Architecture is about beautiful buildings. It is born in light: the play of sunlight across materials and textures. In Australia we are pioneering a new informal, even extroverted, lifestyle where the garden assumes an important role.

There is much more to the ‘greening’ of the Australian home than dissolving the boundary between indoors and outdoors.

Ecologically sustainable and energy efficient design and construction techniques are becoming increasingly important.

The examples that follow illustrate the innovations made over 30 years by the John Doyle’s practice that have enriched the daily lives of his clients through the orchestration of materials and forms in light.