Latest Media

Our work has been profiled in print and online media throughout Australia and beyond. Editors looking to profile our homes should get in touch with co-director, Sven Maxa.


Nunawading project hits the Netherlands

Maxa Design’s Nunawading project has featured in Dutch design publication – VT Wonen. This is following on from the article in Inside Out Magazine and a number of awards the project has been awarded. 

House & Garden features our 'Blackburn' project

We are very proud to announce that our Blackburn project with Hunter & Richards has featured in the latest issue of Australian House & Garden (August 2017).  

ReNew magazine

See our Trentham project on the front cover of ReNew magazine (issue 140 July-September 2017).  This issue is an 'All-electric home special' and features a great article on ‘Why solar homes are ditching gas’. A summary of the article can be read here.

Sanctuary magazine features our 'Trentham' project

Sanctuary Magazine featured a great article 'Tranquility Base' on our Trentham Project (issue 38 Autumn 2017). Read the full article here. 

Sanctuary magazine features our 'Geraldton' project

Sanctuary Magazine featured an excellent article 'Inspired by Nature' on our Geraldton project (issue 36 Spring 2016). Read the full article here. 

Inside Out Open House
at Nunawading

Want to step inside a house featured in our mag? Thanks to Circa Home, you can relive our first Open For Inspection event, which took place recently at the impressive Maxa Design home shown in our August issue. Take a tour of the home, as accompanied by our editor Claire and our panel style expert Lisa Koehler, and stay tuned for upcoming details of our next Open For Inspection house tour.

(And thanks to Pot & Pan Culinary Tailoring for keeping everyone well-fed on the day!)

The Age Domain

The Saturday Age Domain section featured our fabulous Warragul project on Saturday 15th February with an article titled 'Down to Earth'.

Sven Maxa in the Saturday Age

Sven Maxa of Maxa Design appeared on Page 7 of The Saturday Age 7th Sept 2013 talking about energy efficient renovations and extensions as part of Sustainable House Day 2013.



Nunawading project hits Belgium

Maxa Design’s Nunawading project has been featured in a Belgium design publication – Nest. This is following on from the article in Inside Out Magazine and a number of awards the project has been awarded. 

Media Archive

  • 2017 Article - Netherlands VT Wonen Magazine. Profile Nunawading Project.
  • 2017 Article - Australian House & Garden (August 2017). Profile Blackburn Project.
  • 2017 Front Cover - ReNew Magazine Issue 140. Trentham Project.
  • 2017 Article - Sanctuary Magazine Issue 38. Profile Trentham Project.
  • 2016 Article - Sanctuary Magazine Issue 36. Profile Geraldton Project.
  • 2014 Article - Sanctuary Magazine Issue 28.  Profile Brunswick Project.
  • 2014 Event - Inside Out Magazine "Open for Inspection" tours of our Nunawading Project.
  • 2014 Article - Inside Out Magazine Issue 114 August.  Profile Nunawading Project.
  • 2014 Blog feature - Desire to Inspire.  Nunwading Project "Open for Inspection" by Inside Out Magazine.
  • 2014 Blog feature - The Stylist Splash.  Nunawading Project.
  • 2014 Blog feature - Architects Corner.  Nunawading Project.
  • 2014 Blog feature - Poppytalk.  Nunawading Project "Open for Inspection" by Inside Out Magazine.
  • 2014 Blog feature - The KJ Collective.  Nunawading Project "Open for Inspection" by Inside Out Magazine
  • 2014 Blog feature - New Zealand Design Blog.  Nunawading Project.
  • 2013 Blog Feature - Recycled Interiors Blog 24th September 2013.  Nunawading Residence
  • 2013 Article - Green Magazine online 'BDAV Building Design Awards' 30th July 2013
  • 2013 Article - The Saturday Age 7th September.  'Designers Reaching for Greener Stars'.
  • 2013 Article - The Weekly Review August. 'Design at it's finest'.
  •  2013 Article - Front page of The Leader Newspaper. 'Sven's design all class; Danish style home claims top award for Sustainability'.
  • 2013 Article - Sanctuary Magazine Issue 23. Project profile, Nunawading Project.
  • 2013 Front Cover - Sanctuary Magazine Issue 23. Nunawading Project.
  •  2011 Article - Build Expo Online. "Buzzwords of the year; Mandatory disclosure".
  • 2011 Article - Build Expo Online. "Combining Sustainability with bespoke architecture".
  • 2011 Article – Sanctuary Magazine issue 16.  Design workshop Feature.