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  • Scale Models for City of Sydney Development Applications.

    These physical models are always at a scale of 1:500 and can be required for various stage of development including DA, Stage 1 DA, OC, or S4.55 City of Sydney…

  • Case Study: Marketing and Display Suite Model with Special Custom Bricks

    This Display Suite Model for Ceerose represented a brick and metal design by Andrew Burns architects. At 1:75 scale, the model had a dominant and inviting presence in the sales…

  • 1:500 Scale models

    1:500 Architectural models can be sculptural or highly detailed expressions depending on the design, materials and the desired techniques used. This journal aims to highlight some opportunities when working at…

  • Architectural Models as drawings

    Architectural model photography doesnt always communicate the comlexitites of how a model functions or what its various components are. We've selected a handful of our projects to explore through drawing.

  • Architectural Exhibition, LOST Urban Propositions and Concepts, Sydney, 2020

    Make Models was fortunate enough to support numerous Sydney based Architects in their models exhibited at the LOST exhibition at the UTS Central exhibition space early this month, including: -Wentworth…

  • Case Study: Designing with Timber Models

    Client: Polly Harbison Design Scale: 1:200 Materials: European Beechwood These timber architectural presentation models for the Kiama Farmhouse by Polly Harbison Design represent a meeting of architecture and landscape. The…

  • Case Study: Timber Marketing Model

    Client: Woods Bagot and Coronation Property Scale: 1:1000 and 1:50 Material: Timber, Plywood: Acrylic Woods Bagot and Coronation Property Group converted a 300 sqm warehouse site into an awe inspiring…

  • A Guide to Sydney DA Models

    DA models are detailed, accurate representations of Australian residential architectural designs that are often required as part of development application submissions in numerous councils throughout Australia. This guide will help you understand the various types we can make for your team.

  • Make Model’s Model Making Course for UTS featured in Architecture AU

    Make Models recently had the pleasure of continuing their yearly elective Advanced Model Making at UTS. The course regularly helps Bachelor of Architecture students at UTS build their hand-making skills…

  • Celeste Raanoja Awarded Byera Hadley Travel Scholarship

    It is with great pleasure that we want to congratulate Celeste Raanoja for being awarded the Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship for 2019. Her hard work “Physical Value: A Proposal for…

  • Experiencing the Architectural Biennale as a Model Maker

    Make Models tote on shoulder, we were lucky enough to attend The Venice Architecture Biennale in 2018 with great enthusiasm. Despite our love of model making and the fantastic work…

  • Make Models at Australian Design Centre with Smart Design Studio

    The Australian Design Centre in Sydney Australia hosted a creative event where model making, wine and great Design was celebrated. The ticketed event, Cutting & Folding: Indigo Slam Modelling, curated…