Living Rooms: Inner South – Design Canberra Festival

Austin Maynard Architects, Empire House. Photo Ben Wrigley
Austin Maynard Architects, Empire House. Photo Ben Wrigley
Free event

Living Rooms: Inner South

Architecture + design + craft = an open home with a difference. Explore the living rooms of acclaimed Canberra houses in the Inner South, and discover pop-up exhibitions with works on sale by local artists, makers and craft practitioners. Enjoy a progressive exhibition as you take in the beauty of design in our own backyard and a once in a lifetime opportunity to explore some of Canberra’s finest houses.



Swarbrick House, 16 Finnis Crescent, Narabundah

Architect: Light House Architecture and Science



SALO House, 80 Captain Cook Crescent, Griffith

Architect: Steven Cetrtek, Thursday Architecture



Empire House, 52 Empire Cct, Forrest

Architect: Austin Maynard Architects


Afterwards, why not finish the day at the DESIGN Canberra Sunday Sessions. This week Aspen Island will come alive with the sounds of local musicians, and award-winning architectural pop-up bar the Pop Inn

Living Rooms is proudly supported by holly and Rolfe Classic BMW.

DESIGN Canberra acknowledges the Ngunnawal people as the traditional custodians of the ACT and surrounding areas. We honour and respect their ongoing cultural and spiritual connections to this country and the contribution they make to the life of this city and this region. We aim to respect cultural heritage, customs and beliefs of all Indigenous people.