Welcome to the New Frontier of Architecture

Welcome to the New Frontier of Architecture

Hands up if you've heard of the exciting new field of neuroarchitecture. Better yet, can you claim to have a solid understanding of this field? If, like most of the world, you're hazy about the details or only have a nebulous idea of what this discipline actually does, it's time to brush up, my friends, [...]

Meet the Creative Minds Behind Minosa

Meet the Creative Minds Behind Minosa

It's rare when you meet business owners whose philosophy towards design echoes your own. Rarer still is when you discover that said business owners have built an entire company and product line based on your shared ethos. But this superb and singular phenomenon occurred while researching a story for Houzz when I spoke with Darren [...]

How Design can Create a Community

How Design can Create a Community

Have you ever paused to wonder how communities are made? It's a fragile, complex and enriching process when a suburb becomes a neighbourhood, when a city becomes a society. While writing a recent story on the subject for Houzz, I discovered some inspiring residential architecture and designs that aim to connect people and create communities. And [...]

How Neuroarchitecture is Changing the Future of Design

How Neuroarchitecture is Changing the Future of Design

This year I have been fortunate to interview some extraordinary neuroscientists about the exciting new field of neuroarchitecture – a fascinating topic I've written about for Houzz in Australia and for Roca Galleries throughout Spain and Europe. So it's understandable that I am often asked about neuroarchitecture. Why is it so important? How is it [...]

Greetings and Welcome to Casa Communications

Greetings and Welcome to Casa Communications

Hello and thanks for visiting Casa Communications' little corner of the web. I'm Julia Fairley, a Sydney-based freelance writer and founder of this exciting new adventure, which mixes wordsmithery with the world's finest ideas and designs. If you’re reading this inaugural blog post, you’re either interested in architecture, design and interiors or are my mother. Either [...]