Sculpture by the Sea Podcast

Scale was involved with an interview series for Succah by the Sea with Studio-Audio and Post Publication. Listen to the interview here.

Image by Hamish McIntosh

Scale featured on 'The Local Project'

The office has been featured on The Local Project, a online publication, blog and magazine showcasing the best product design, interior design and architecture of Australia and NZ.

Also featured are House at Ben Buckler, Canopy House and Cricket Pitch House.

Ockens House Presentation

In September, Matt Chan had the opportunity to be a guest presenter at the Glenn Murcutt International Architecture Masterclass.

Alongside Glenn, Matt presented the restoration of the Ockens House completed by Scale in 2013.

Awards

  • 2019

    Houses Awards – Alterations & Additions under 200m²

    Shortlisted – Riverview House

  • 2019

    Powerhouse Precinct at Parramatta International Design Competition

    Shortlisted - 1 of 6
  • 2018

    Houses Awards – New House over 200m2

    Shortlisted – House at Ben Buckler

  • 2017

    MBA Excellence in Construction Awards - Houses Additions/Alterations/Renovations
    Winner - Gipps Street Terrace
  • 2017

    MBA Excellence in Construction Awards - Houses Additions/Alterations/Renovations
    Winner - Cut-away Roof House
  • 2016

    Houses Awards - Alterations & Additions under 200m²
    Shortlisted - Cut-away Roof House
  • 2016

    Intergrain Timber Vision Awards - Residential Exterior
    Commendation - Cut-away Roof House
  • 2014

    MBA Excellence in Construction Awards - Public Schools up to $1,000,000
    Winner - Seaforth Kitchen Garden
  • 2014

    Houses Awards - Alterations & Additions under 200m²
    Shortlisted - Long Courtyard House
  • 2014

    NSW Architecture Awards - Small Project Category
    Shortlisted - Seaforth Kitchen Garden
  • 2013

    Barangaroo Design Competition - R1 Building
    High Commendation
  • 2011

    Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship - 60th Anniversary Emerging Architects Exchange program
    Winner - Matt Chan
  • 2011

    Australian Institute of Architects - NSW Emerging Architects Prize
    Winner - Matt Chan
  • 2010

    NSW Architecture Award - Small Project Category
    Commendation - Australia St. Infants School COLA
  • 2009

    Laneways By George! Temporary Art Installation - City of Sydney
    Winning submission - Infinity Forest
  • 2004

    Australian Timber Design Awards
    Highly Commended - Milis Salem House
  • 2002

    Competition for Beijing CBD Masterplan
    Equal 2nd Prize
  • 2001

    Byera Hadley Travelling Scholarship - Recent Graduate Award
    Winner - Matt Chan
  • 2001

    Huygens Programme Scholarship - Nuffic, the Netherlands Organization for International cooperation in Higher Education
    Winner - Matt Chan

Awards by Association

Talks

  • 2019

    Sydney Sculpture Conference

    monolitus domum – Succah by the Sea

  • 2019

    Guest Lecture at University of Sydney
    Recent Projects
  • 2019

    Guest Presenter at the Glenn Murcutt International Architecture Masterclass
    Ockens House
  • 2019

    Succah by the Sea
    Podcast interview 'monolitus domum' in collaboration with Succah by the Sea, Studio Audio and Post Publication
  • 2018

    Guest Lecture at University of Sydney
    Residential Projects
  • 2018

    Australian Institute of Architects
    Small Practice Forum #8 - Construction
  • 2018

    Brickworks 'Double Talk' Series
    Guest speaker
  • 2017

    Student Conference 2017 'Agency'
    Scale Architecture - workshop/walking tour of the 'micro' apartments of Potts Point
  • 2012

    Filling in the Gaps Talk
    Surry Hills Library - City of Sydney
  • 2012

    DARCH Q&A(rchitect) Forum
    Tusculum - Australian Institute of Architects
  • 2011

    DARCH Q&A(rchitect) Talk
    Winner of the 2011 NSW Emerging Architect Prize Matt Chan of Scale Architecture, hosted by Janne Ryan - Surry Hills Library
  • 2011

    Climate Change Adaptation Seminar
    Lecture at AILA (Australian Institute of Landscape Architects) - Customs House
  • 2011

    Guest Lecture at UNSW - Transformable House Project (Studio with Dijana Alic)
    Guest Lecture at UNSW - studio with Dijana Alic
  • 2010

    Tuesday Night Talk at Tusculum - Small Projects: Institutional + Commercial
    Lecture at Australian Institute of Architects
  • 2010

    Bright Young Things 01 talk
    Tribe Studios - Sydney
  • 2009

    Tuesday Night Talk at Tusculum - Food for Thought
    Richard Goodwin, Tom Rivard and Matthew Chan discuss possible urban insertions - Lecture at Australian Institute of Architects
  • 2009

    Presenter at Live Green House - Sustainability Exhibition
    Taylor Square - City of Sydney
  • 2009

    Speaker at National Student Conference - Rehab
    Canberra
  • 2008

    CV08
    RAIA National Architecture Conference
  • 2007

    Tuesday Night Talk at Tusculum - Architecture on the Edge
    With Marc Stringa, Brett Boardman, Dale Jones Evans, and Annie Tennant - Lecture at Australian Institute of Architects
  • 2006

    Tuesday Night Talk at Tusculum - Education talk - 3 Unis, 3 studios
    Lecture at Royal Australian Institute of Architects
  • 2005

    Tuesday Night Talk at Tusculum - Working overseas.
    Lecture at Royal Australian Institute of Architects

Press

  • 2019

    Scale Architecture, Canopy House & Cricket Pitch House, Text by Acale, 22 August 2019

  • 2019

    Succah by the Sea, Text by Sophie Deutsh, 1 September 2019

  • 2019

    House at Ben Buckler, Text By Architect, 2017

  • 2019

    Cricket Pitch House, Text By Architect, 2017
  • 2018

    Matt Chan of Scale Architecture, Text By Leanne Amodeo, 19 April 2018
  • 2018

    Houses Magazine
    Issue 120. p75-83 ‘Matt Chan of Scale Architecture’
  • 2018

    Architecture Bulletin
    ‘Venice Architecture Biennale: Free spaces,repair’, by Matt Chan, Vol 75. No 2. September 2018
  • 2017

    Cricket Pitch House, Text By Architect, 9 December 2017
  • 2017

    North Bondi House, Text By Architect, 11 December 2017
  • 2017

    1 of 7 Case Studies for the Better Placed Design Policy by Government Architect NSW, 'Australia Street Infants School COLA'
  • 2017

    Feature - House at Ben Buckler
  • 2017

    Feature - Cut-Away Roof House
  • 2016

    ‘Venice Architecture Biennale: Reporting from the Front', by Matt Chan, Winter-Spring 2016
  • 2016

    Feature - Scale Architecture: Cut-away Roof House
  • 2015

    Brick and Block
    'Materiality - Brick and Block' by Ron Ringer, Long Courtyard House
  • 2015

    'Glenn Murcutt's restored Ockens House part of UNSW architecture exhibition, Kim Arlington, 20 October 2015
  • 2015

    The Terrace House
    Edited by Cameron Bruhn & Katelin butler p164-175 'Breath in'
  • 2014

    Houses Magazine
    Issue 100. p7 and p29-33 'Milis Salem House by Scale Architecture'
  • 2014

    Houses Magazine
    Issue 99. p66 'Houses Awards 2014 Shortlist'
  • 2014

    Green Magazine
    'What's Cooking' cover page
  • 2013

    Codigo Magazine
    "Vanguard at the Edge of the World: The Australian Scene', Issue No. 73, , National Museum of Afghanistan, February - March 2013.
  • 2013

    Houses Magazine
    Issue 95. p96-101 'Long Courtyard House by Scale Architecture'
  • 2012

    Architecture Bulletin Magazine
    Editorial Committee 2012-13
  • 2012

    No 123. by Simon Sellars, Editor AR, Design Wall One to Watch "Matt Chan Scale, Architecture", 2011/12 Summer.
  • 2012

    Architecture Bulletin
    After Images Exhibition Review, by Anne Watson, Jan - Feb 2012
  • 2012

    Architecture Bulletin
    ‘Best Practice: Forward-Thinking Models’, by Matt Chan, Summer 2013
  • 2012

    Architecture Bulletin
    ‘Experience’ – 2012 National Architecture Conference Review, by Matt Chan, Nov / Dec 2012
  • 2011

    Matt Chan, winner of this year’s Emerging Architect prize at the AIA’s NSW Architecture Awards, speaks to Ola Bednarczuk about staying fresh and moving forward
  • 2011

    Architecture & Design News
    www.architectureanddesign.com.au
  • 2011

    Indesignlive
    AIA Awards NSW’s Best, 08 July 2011
  • 2011

    Berlage alumnus awarded Australian Institute of Architects Emerging Architects prize, 04 July 2011
  • 2011

    'Accolade for the building blocks of health care', 02 July 2011
  • 2011

    Architecture Bulletin special edition
    NSW Architecture Awards 2010
  • 2011

    Architecture Australia
    Volume 100. Cola, Review by Olivia Hyde, Mar / Apr 2011
  • 2011

    Monument
    Issue 101 Feb/Mar 2011, Interior Exterior. Covered Outdoor Learning Area, Australia St. Infants School
  • 2010

    Architecture Bulletin
    Special Annual Edition. NSW Architecture Awards 2010. Small Project Architecture Commendation, Jury Citation p34
  • 2010

    FBi 94.5 Radio
    Building Blocks - review of Australia St. Infants School COLA, by Jen Mc Master
  • 2010

    Casa di Abitare (it)
    Parco giochi plisse, Mondovisione (folded play ground, World Vision), 14 September 2010
  • 2010

    COLA Australia St. Infants School, by Amber P., 17 May 2010
  • 2010

    Infinity Forest By Nico Saieh, 14 May 2010
  • 2010

    Architecture Bulletin
    Laneways by George Exhibition review by Toby Breakspear and Josh Zoeller, Mar / Apr 2010
  • 2009

    The Australian Financial Review
    p L14 ‘Now you’re cooking’, by Stephen Crafti, 16 Oct 2009.
  • 2009

    Prestige Design (Montreal Canada)
    Vol 6, No 3. ‘Sortir Du Cadre’ in International Architecture
  • 2009

    FBi 94.5 Radio
    Interview: Canvas with Matt Levinson, 11 Oct 2009.
  • 2009

    Sydney Morning Herald Online
    Multimedia presentation Sydney’s Laneways Art Festival, 03 Oct 2009.
  • 2009

    Sydney Morning Herald
    News p5. ‘Urban goes out on a limb’ by Elicia Murray, July 14 2009
  • 2009

    Daily Imprint
    Design inspiration Matthew Chan, by Natalie Walton, 15 Jul 2009.
  • 2009

    Sydney Central Magazine
    ‘Entries Flood in’, 22 Jul 2009.
  • 2009

    ABC 702 Radio
    Interview: Mornings with Deborah Cameron, 14 Jul 2009.
  • 2009

    Sydney Morning Herald
    Essential. ‘Green with Envy’, by Melissa Gaudron, 12 Feb 2009.
  • 2009

    Indesignlive
    ‘Eco luxury?’ events editorial
  • 2008

    AR Architectural Review Australia
    No 105. Sydney Future Visions, Review by David Neustein.
  • 2008

    ‘Future Visions’, Review by Laura Harding. Jul/Aug 2008.
  • 2008

    Architecture Australia
    p18. Radar Headlines, May / June 2008.
  • 2008

    Sydney Morning Herald
    Good living: ‘Short Black’, by Scott Bolles, 29 April 2008.
  • 2008

    InDesign Magazine
    Vol 33. ‘Development by Design’ by Stephen Crafti, May 2008.
  • 2008

    Australian Financial Review
    p L20- 21 Gods and Monsters’ by Robert Bevan, 4 April 2008.
  • 2007

    Sunshine Daily
    ‘Young Guns create living legacy’ Erle Levey, July 2007.
  • 2007

    Next Wave
    Emerging Talents in Australian Architecture, Davina Jackson.
  • 2007

    Home on Sunday Magazine
    Herald Sun, January 2007.
  • 2006

    InDesign Magazine
    Vol 27. ‘Urban Gesture’, November 2006.
  • 2005

    Inside Out Magazine
    Issue 41. ‘Remote Control’
  • 2005

    Sydney Morning Herald
    Domain pp6-7. ‘Under Friendly Fire’, May 2005.
  • 2004

    Houses Magazine
    Issue 41. p62 ‘In focus’ and p46-54 ‘Remote Control’, 2004.
  • 2004

    Sydney Morning Herald
    Sydney Magazine, Issue 20, p114-116 ‘Open House’, December 2004
  • 2002

    Smart Papers
    ‘Smart papers Architecture Special edition’, December 2002.
  • 2001

    Hunch. Berlage Institute Report.
    NL ‘Groningen texts’