2021 Responsible Wood - 22nd Australian Timber Design Award
By applying the Passive Design Principles, the Royd Clan's House is an autonomous, off-the-grid home, achieving zero emissions and is carbon positive.
2021 BLT Built Design Award: Architectural design - Residential
Royd Clan’s House at Ceres is built to provide an autonomous residence and farm for our clients. Having 3 young boys, the concept was tailored for a ludic architecture but with a contextual and environmental base.
2021 Design Award World Architecture - Designed: Biophilic Soundscape
level architekture in collaboration with Dr. Jordan Lacey
Road barriers could be retrofitted with “ecological buffers” to cut air and noise pollution, as part of an innovative greening proposal from RMIT researchers.
2021 Design Award World Architecture - Designed: Ghost In The Nets
level architekture in collaboration with Sarah Naarden
We are incredibly grateful to have received this World Architecture Community Award for our "Ghost in the Nets" project. We thank the jury for recognizing our project with this award.
2020 Women in Sustainability Award
As an AIA Chapter councilor and chair of SAF, in collaboration sometimes with Architects Declare, Nadine promotes sustainability issues to architects, academics and the public through forums and webinars on climate change, zero emissions and low carbon.
Gateway Appartments BPN Sustainable Award
level architekture & konstrukt
The GATEWAY project came finalist in the BPN Sustainability Award for Mixed Use Residential Category achieving over six stars for 23 apartments and commercial spaces.
BPN Sustainability Awards (2012)
2021 Architecture & Design Article
Nadine Samaha on LEED Credentials, regenerative design & chairing the AIA’s sustainability forum.
CLT & Glulam Structure
High performance, ultra-low carbon timber structure.
Hyne Timber Sustainability Awards Ebook (2019)
Architecture & Design Article (2019)
Build Australia Article (2019)
Sustainable House Day Article (2019)
Timber Trade News Article (2019)
Vistek Structural + Civil Engineers Article (2019)
Sanctuary Magazine - Glen Iris Residence
Style and sustainability - What a difference an extension can make to a home.
Design Boom - Kitchen Designs
Kitchen is the heart of the home. White kitchen design.
Podcasts & Interviews
level architekture & konstrukt
The Sustainable Architecture Forum at the Australian Institute of Architects (SAF @ AIA) has been involved with the National Sustainable Living Festival (NSLF) for the last 4 years. We provide talks, workshops, and speed dating with Architects. The purpose of this collaboration is to raise the voice of architects, connect and educate the public on sustainable and regenerative development.
The Sky is Bluer
ACMI, Victoria The Place To Be, Arts Victoria
Nadine Samaha left Lebanon in 1988 to escape the war but found a renewed love for her country through her daughter.
Created by Nadine Samaha as part of ACMI's 'Enduring Stories: Migrant Memories' Digital Storytelling workshop program held on 29-31 March 2007, in partnership with Arts Victoria.