Australian designers on art and influence
The Art Month discussion with five noted Australian designers promises to be interesting, not only because of the variety of design practices represented, but also because of the different aesthetics each pursue.
Semi-Permanent 2014 tickets on sale now
The week-long event highlights some of the most creative international works in graphic design, film, art, illustration, web design, photography, visual effects, animation, graffiti, motion graphics and stop motion.
SingaPlural Celebrating Design Fair
SingaPlural’s inclusive approach to design draws on an international creative spectrum including advertising, architecture, urban planning, landscape architecture, interior design, furniture, graphics and fashion.
Text: Gillian Serisier
2014 Artists in Concrete Awards Fest
The purpose of the three-day AICA Awards was to celebrate excellence in architecture, landscape and interior design through a competition, speaker series and exhibition.
Electrolux Design Lab 2014 entries open
The design competition is open to Australian students, and this year’s theme is ‘Creating Healthy Homes’.
Linden Art Prize 2014 announced
The competition aims to support emerging artists by offering them a platform to showcase their works and a chance to collaborate with the Linden Centre for Contemporary Arts.
Regional Qld & NSW Architecture Awards 2014 announced
This year’s awards constituted ten regional awards and four special awards including a new category – Regional Building of the Year.
2014 Dulux Colour Awards finalists announced
The awards, open to designers from Australia and New Zealand, recognise the imaginative use of colour by architects and interior designers to redefine a space.
New contributing online editorial assistants for ADR
Architectural Review Asia Pacific has launched a new initiative allowing young professionals to become contributing online editorial assistants for Australian Design Review.
2014 NSW Architecture Awards entries close soon
Nominations are also open for the annual Marion Mahony Griffin Prize, the David Lindner Prize, the Emerging Architect Prize and the Adrian Ashton Prize for Architecture in the Media.
V&A/RCA announce two new postgrad scholarships
The awards, designed for the MA in History of Design program, offer a platform for study in three specialist areas of art including renaissance, modern and Asian.
Design Days Dubai
Art and design events like Design Days Dubai have helped bring about a dramatic change in the city, which has of late acquired a more cultured and nurturing approach to design.
White Night Melbourne – Tattooed City
Conceived and curated by White Night Melbourne’s Artistic Director, Andrew Walsh, the Tattooed City presentation at the National Gallery of Victoria consists of images of Melbournians displaying their tattoos.