ARCHITECTURAL TOURS – AUSTRALIA
Stephen Crafti leads regular architectural tours in Melbourne and other Australian cities (on request), showcasing the finest in contemporary architecture. Complete the form below to learn more about Stephen’s next Melbourne tour, or to express your interest in tours in other cities:
ABOUT STEPHEN’S HOME
Guests attending Stephen’s Melbourne tour occasionally have the pleasure of visiting his own award-winning residence. This outstanding abode was redesigned by Robert Simeoni Architects, who worked closely with Stephen to combine ground floor and first-floor apartments of the 1930s duplex into a single residence. The renovation design was acknowledged at the AIA Victorian Chapter Awards in 2019, securing two coveted awards for the Architects.
ARCHITECTURAL TOURS – INTERNATIONAL (2020)
Stephen is proud to work with Australians Studying Abroad (ASA), leading many of their renowned ASA Cultural Tours. Stephen is leading the following tours in 2020:
Japan: Architecture and Design
18 Jan – 31 Jan 2020
This tour showcases the most exquisite Japanese contemporary art, architecture, furniture and fashion. The tour includes visits to Naoshima (Japan’s ‘art island’), Frank Lloyd Wright’s Jiyu Gakuen Girls’ School and Le Corbusier’s National Museum of Western Art.
Finland: Architecture and Design
1 Sep – 14 Sep 2020
Explore Finland’s finest modernist and contemporary art, architecture, furniture and fashion in Helsinki, Jyväskylä, Seinäjoki and Turku. The tour includes visits to many renowned design studios, and a journey through the Finnish forests to the award-winning Finnish Nature Centre.
Belgium: Architecture and Design
16 Sep – 26 Sep 2020
Experience the best of Belgium’s contemporary art, architecture, furniture and fashion in Brussels, Ghent and Antwerp. Explore the Art Nouveau Maison Austrique, Hôtel Van Eetvelde, the UNESCO World-Heritage listed Hôtel Max Hallet and Hôtel Solvay and much, much more.
Milan: Architecture and Design
3 Sep – 13 Sep 2021
Explore the very best of Milan’s contemporary art, architecture, furniture and fashion in this fabulous ten day tour. Discover the delights of Villa Necchi Campiglio, Bosco verticale towers and Casa della Memoria and more, and see inside the studios of some of the world’s most renowned architects and designers.
London: Architecture and Design
16 Sep – 25 Sep 2021
Discover the striking design districts and architectural delights of London in this inspiring tour. You’ll be guided through London’s rejuvenated districts by architect and urban design specialist, Ike Ijeh, and will step into the studios and showrooms of London’s best designers.
Stephen’s obsession with architecture and design is well-documented in dozens of published books. Discover his suite of home-inspired editions here.
Architecture, furniture, fashion and the decorative arts are Stephen’s favourite topics, and he regularly contributes to a wide range of print and online publications.