IDEA Shortlist Series: Student Administration Services Centre
Shortlisted in this year’s IDEA Public Space Category, Geyer’s tech-savvy interior for the University of Sydney delivers an open and collaborative experience to support the student lifestyle.
IDEA Shortlist Series: Eat Burger by Amber Road
In the lead up to the highly anticipated IDEA Gala Party in November, ADR shines a light on the projects that could bring home a trophy. Amber Road’s pastel-hued Eat Burger in Cronulla is a fresh take on the beachside diner, shortlisted in this year’s Hospitality category.
Objects of desire: Stephan De Roeck
From Tokyo to London and now Hong Kong via Berlin, De Roeck has spent the last 10 years creating bespoke tours of interior design and architecture for design professionals.Speaking to inside, the design specialist extraordinaire shares the top five objects he has encountered on his travels.
The international set: Aussie design abroad
When it comes to Australians doing well overseas, mainstream thinking seems to stop at the mega-stardom of Marc Newson. The global product design sector is, however, alive with a swathe of Australian designers – as Gillian Serisier writes for inside.
Green divide: Joost Bakker on biophilic design
“I respect nature and never try to imitate it in my work, I believe we are human and all we can do is show nature the respect it deserves,” says Joost Bakker. The influential sustainable designer discusses the limitless potential of biophilic design and shares his latest project, a new vertical garden system for Schiavello.
Feel me, touch me: focus on fabrics
From the earliest days textiles have held a special place in the hearts and hands of artisans and consumers. Fabrics can evoke memories by touch, inspire design by texture and pattern, and create warmth and interest within a project, as Jan Henderson writes for inside.
COS and Daniel Emma hang in style
Continuing the brand’s active involvement with all fields of design, COS collaborated with local design pair Daniel Emma to create a three part installation inspired by the timeless COS white shirt.
Legal union: Castan Chambers
inside co-editor Jan Henderson witnesses a change of design guard in Melbourne’s legal precinct, at new chambers designed by fmd Architects with interior architecture by Gray Puksand.
Darlinghurst design: Bar Brosé
Defining inner city cool, Luchetti Krelle’s design for Darlinghurst venue Bar Brosé is as light as air.
EOOS collaborates with Carl Hansen & Søn
“For us it’s not about architecture, it’s more about the big social problems,” says Martin Bergmann from Austrian practice EOOS. inside co-editor Jan Henderson speaks with EOOS and Knud Erik Hansen of Carl Hansen & Søn about their collaboration, Embrace.