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With more than 80 years' experience, Woodhead is one of Perth's leading architecture,
interiors and planning companies.
Woodhead was established in Adelaide
in 1927. Since then, the company has
grown to incorporate studios across
Australia, Asia and Europe.
Woodhead's Perth studio has been winning and
delivering exceptional projects within the local
industry for more than 20 years and, in the past
three years, has won eight awards.
e company's exceptional reputation has been
built on delivering unique and culturally sensitive
projects, and efficient and dynamic design
solutions, all focused on the improvement of
social and sensory experiences on a human scale.
CITIGATE PERTH, PERTH CBD
As part of a $9 million refurbishment to the
Citigate Perth property, Woodhead was
commissioned to design the hotel's ground floor,
including the lobby, porte cochere, restaurant,
function rooms and bar. ey were also involved
in the upgrade of the guest rooms, corridors
and lift lobbies.
Specific challenges included staging the
redevelopment to keep the hotel operating, and
designing solutions to work within the budget.
is was managed in-house by constantly
reviewing the budget and selecting materials that
offered value for money.
e design brief also stipulated the hotel reflect
a "Perth feel", which was achieved through the
use of natural materials, including timber veneers,
floral designs distinct to WA and Aboriginal
motifs, as well as the strategic selection
THE LOBBY has been transformed with
a blend of contemporary earthy colour
tones and soft decorative lighting.
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