Li Edelkoort’s predictions at designEX
World famous trends forecaster, Li Edelkoort was at designEX talking about a return to the cosy and the comforting.
Armadillo&Co celebrates five years and two new schools
Armadillo&Co’s fifth anniversary was an opportunity to both highlight its woven wares and raise money for underprivileged pre-schoolers in India.
Hortus in Docklands
Hortus is an exciting new development at Melbourne’s Docklands – a temporary pavilion housing an installation, cafe and community space.
Australian design a winner in the Big Apple
Adam Cornish’s Trinity bowl was a big winner in the homewares category at the recent New York Design Awards.
Now in its eighth year, Melbourne’s Light in Winter Festival spans the month of June and presents a range of installations, events, art, music and performance.
Manufacturing needs a ‘Green Revolution’
According to De Carolis Constructions Managing Director Matt De Carolis there appears to be a double standard when it comes to the application of environmental and sustainability standards to Australian buildings.
Good Design Awards and designEX in Sydney
Design aficionados have been spoiled for choice this week with designEX exhibiting at its new location on Glebe Island and the annual Good Design Awards event held at White Bay on Wednesday evening.
Venice Architecture Biennale: LAVA in two exhibitions
While its creative green project will feature in the ‘Alpitecture meets Biennale – Topographic Structures’ exhibition at the Palazzo Bollani, its award‐winning solution for revitalising old buildings will feature in ‘Augmented Australia’ exhibition at the Australian Pavilion.
Featuring Italian Shipyard CRN’s Chopi Chopi
Italian shipyard CRN recently won the Judges Commendation Award for its M/Y Chopi Chopi 80m superyacht at the 2014 World Superyachts Awards.
VIVID 2014 Design Competition entries close soon
The design competition aims to provide a platform for new and emerging designers to showcase their works and launch themselves into the industry.
2014 Good Design Festival
The event is divided into two parts: the Good Design Showcase in Martin Place, which features this year’s award-winning products; and the Good Design Lounge presented by Electrolux that showcases new design projects by young designers from around the world.
Vivid Sydney kicks off with a bang
This year’s event features popular immersive light installations and projections, performances from local and international musicians at Vivid LIVE at the Sydney Opera House and the Vivid Ideas Exchange featuring public talks and debates from leading global creative thinkers.
World Architecture Festival awards: Last call for entries
Architects from all over the world have just one week left to submit their entries for one of the world’s biggest architectural award programmes, ahead of the submission deadline on 30 May.