The Studio was founded by Henry Francis in 2004, to create modern Architecture and Interiors. 

A university graduate of both Architecture and Industrial Design, Henry's understanding of Design and Interiors combine to create meaningful, expressive and elegant spatial experiences.  


Henry's refined detail and bold, dramatic use of materials has become a hallmark of the studio.  Influenced by Henry's background in Industrial Design, our interiors include custom Joinery, fittings and fixtures, mixed with furniture classics, Art and curated decor, making each project unique.  

Over fifteen years the practice has evolved to include Commercial spaces, Showrooms, Multi-residential Apartment Interiors & Display Suites, Furniture Design and production, with signature pieces and interior accessories crafted specifically for each project. 


Creative Director

An internationally acclaimed, award winning Designer, Photographic Artist and Art Director, Sonya's background in Fashion, Publishing and Art brings a highly creative perspective to our projects.
Sonya informs the visual direction of Interiors, Furniture and Product ranges to ensure that conversations between creativity and materiality are fully explored.

As a Designer, Sonya brings a visionary eye to the practice, with her influence leading to numerous international and local award nominations, shortlists and prizes.

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