Renowned Australian architect Peter Corrigan AM passed away on Thursday 1 December. Corrigan “challenged the orthodoxy of the architectural establishment in Australia with his provocative ideas.”
German furniture brand e15 is taking the Swedish conglomerate to High Court over a disputed copyright infringement on the design of its Mo bed.
Workspace and the future
An open forum held by Workspace Commercial Furniture deepened the conversation on better ways of working and how design can respond.
Zenith expands into Singapore with new showroom
Australasian furniture supplier and manufacturer Zenith has added a Singapore showroom to its portfolio. The newly-opened eleventh space adds to the brand’s Asia Pacific offering, and follows the opening of the Hong Kong showroom last year.
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Watch: Glenn Murcutt: Spirit of Place
“The ensuing story of the project is one that goes to show that architecture isn’t just grand edifices, but rather, at best, it can change the way people think and can bring people together. It shows you what great architecture can do.” Glenn Murcutt: Spirit of Place will air on ABC TV on December 6 at 9.30pm.
WAF 2016 recap: a return to Europe
Australian architecture, the outgoing US President and Zaha Hadid’s ‘Potato’ – Peter Bennetts reflects on the Ninth World Architecture Festival in Berlin for ADR.
Matt Gibson A+D announced as winner of Miele ‘Forever Better’ competition
The team at Matt Gibson A+D has been announced as the winner for the Miele Immer Besser design competition, with their proposal for an ultra-flexible apartment space.
Sewage pumping station restored as possible eatery
“As far as we know, it’s the only pumping station in Australia that has been preserved for this type of use.” Hector Abrahams of HAA discusses the revitalisation of Sydney’s first sewage pumping station.
Architectus and Jean Nouvel’s $700 million tower gets approval
The project, developed by Sterling Global, will feature an internal arcade wrapped in digital art installations, brimming with cultural curiosities including galleries, a bar, restaurants, retail spaces and a public book exchange.
Kerstin Thompson Architects to deliver Bundanon Trust masterplan
“The jury’s unanimous support for the appointment of Kerstin Thompson Architects reflects the sympathetic and artistically aligned approach and philosophy of their proposal to the site’s landscape character and cultural significance.”
2016 IDEA winners revealed
inside Interior Design Review has revealed the winners of its prestigious 2016 Interior Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) at an event in Sydney on Friday 18 November. Now in its 14th year, IDEA showcases the best of Australian interior and product design, as well as the designers behind the work.
Clever design solutions take out ArchiTeam Awards
The work of smaller scale architecture practices was celebrated at the ArchiTeam Awards in Melbourne on Wednesday evening.
IDEA 2016′s multi-res projects raise the bar
With the IDEA Gala Party just days away, ADR speaks to inside co-editor Jan Henderson about the judging process and how the night is a perfect opportunity to celebrate the year with friends, colleagues and peers.