Sou Fujimoto’s ‘Floating Forest’ display in Milan
The structure, designed for the official stand of Cassina at the Salone del Mobile, is a striking example of a primitive future where architecture is shaped by nature.
Architectural Review Asia Pacific in 2014 (and beyond)
Ever wondered what AR is all about? Ever wanted to contribute? Now’s your chance. Editor, Michael Holt, outlines what’s in store going forward.
Milan Design Week: New designs from Matteograssi
Matteograssi has revived some of its traditional designs using modern technologies and tastes to create new collections suitable for both home and corporate settings.
New exhibition in town: Backside Front
William Wright Artists’ Projects in East Sydney, continues to impress with considered exhibitions of note including the new Stephen Little exhibition, Backside Front.
Sydney Royal Easter Show
Leather tooling, or more specifically saddlers and harness makers are exhibiting a range of skills at this year’s annual Sydney Royal Easter Show.
Milan Design Week: Temporary Museum for New Design
Superstudio and Superstudio Piu’ have become one of the world’s leading design display hubs showcasing content and cultures from avant-garde to traditional.
Milan Design Week: Cheese Maker by Studio Makkink & Bey
The project, and later the design, was inspired by the cultural similarities between The Netherlands and India such as, the long tradition of cheese making and the history of craftsmanship.
Humanitarian Architecture Forum: Clean Conscience Dirty Hands
The event aims to provide a platform for organisations engaged in social and humanitarian building projects to discuss and perpetuate good practice both locally and internationally.
Iconic Mitchell Road Emporium has relocated
Much of the new floor plan is designated to furniture and object brought in on consignment from the general public while the stallholder ‘shops’ occupy the rest of the floor.
The new look of Decor + Design
This year’s show will present a select range of the latest high-end designs in interiors and soft furnishings and also feature an International Industry Seminar Series with local and international experts.
ARBS 2014 awards finalists announced
In addition to the awards, five nominees will also be inducted into the ARBS Hall of Fame for their contribution to the Australian design industry.
Resolved: Journeys in Australian Design opens today
The exhibition goes behind the scenes uncovering the design journey of 12 contemporary Australian designers from the inspiration stage to the final resolution.
Entries now open for Real Flame Awards
The entries will be assessed for design excellence that incorporates sound research, unique application of products and innovation, and the winners will be announced on 15 September.