The Force is Strong in South Yarra
Lovely piece in The Age this morning with Julian Brenchley And Julian Cress which goes to show your are always not too far away from the influences that beset your formative years.
"With the exterior design, Mr Brenchley tips his signature trilby hat not to industrial chic, but to their beloved Star Wars. Mr Cress and Mr Brenchley saw the first movie together as youngsters in1977.
The roof of the octagonal tower looks like the wings of a TIE fighter spacecraft, and Mr Brenchley said the steel frame facade –when ‘‘squinting every so slightly’’ – references Hans Solo’s Millennium Falcon. Along with the show’s co-creator David Barbour, the friends have become property developers by default."