Tania Handelsmann and Gillian Khaw collaborate with their clients to develop elegant, carefully-crafted environments that reflect their clients’ individual personalities and requirements.
Through a rigorous design process, Handelsmann and Khaw marry the contemporary with the timeless to create uncontrived spaces with a balance of spontaneity and refinement.
Strong relationships with a network of builders, suppliers and artists allow the team’s vision to be executed seamlessly from design to construction.
Their work has been featured in a number of Australian and international publications including Architectural Digest, Elle Decor, Vogue Living & Belle.
An honours graduate of the UNSW Architecture program, Tania’s training underpins her cohesive approach that involves thoughtful design, intelligent planning and efficient implementation.
With nearly twenty years of industry experience, Tania was formerly Vice-President of BKH, where she successfully established and ran the firm’s New York office. Her diverse skills give her versatility across a broad range of projects in both interior architecture and design.
Gillian began her career dealing in antique furniture before studying Interior Design at the Design Centre Enmore.
Her distinctive aesthetic was shaped by years working in Europe, firstly in Paris then in London for the internationally renowned Anouska Hempel Design. She has worked on residential, commercial and hospitality projects in Sydney, Milan, Liechtenstein and Beirut.
Gillian is also host of "I Own Australia's Best Home" which airs on Foxtel's LifeStyle Channel.