Antonia Syme: 5 objects I love

Antonia Syme is a woman who has lived her life surrounded by art and beautiful objects. She shares a selection of some of her favourites.

Q&ADR: Alex Sanson, kinetic sculptor

“My outdoor sculptures are often large in scale to fit in with the environment – think medium sized tree in scale – and have a multitude of similar elements that move in relationship to each with a rhythmic motion. I try to build pattern and form as layers of elements that move in and out of phase with each other and I’m often trying to create a hypnotic or euphoric experience.”

In conversation with Gabriel Abrahams of Atelier de Troupe

The sights and sounds of Milan can be overwhelming, but in amongst the noise was a stand with elegant and eye-catching product. ADR editor Aleesha Callahan chatted to the founder of LA-based lighting and furniture brand Atelier de Troupe, Gabriel Abrahams, to find out about the mid-century influences and how it all got started with Ace Hotels.

MR Chair: The plastic shell chair reinterpreted

Curating a Milanese experience: Passeggiata

Italian creative Martina Mondadori, together with Airbnb, presented a new kind of experience at this year’s Milan design week, claiming that the Salone del Mobile has increasingly become more international. Titled Passeggiata, the interactive installation brought together a selection of objets and curiosities all carefully displayed in a private home, built in the 15th century. […]

Rogerseller enters a new era of design

Caldera by Rogerseller is a collection of sculptural washbasins, inspired by the irregular shapes that result from earth’s greatest enigmatic processes.

Furniture and Lighting: a retrospective

ADR looks back at the winning projects from IDEA’s Object: Furniture and Lighting category over the last five years. This retrospective provides some insight into the evolution of the typology and what has defined it over the past half-decade.

NONOTO seating collection

The NONOTO seating collection of chairs and bar stools, designed by Läufer + Keichel for Zeitraum, features perfectly balanced strength, weight and ultimate seating comfort. NONOTO has an unplugged design that is brought to life using cutting edge CNC technology. The unique junction between frame and backrest lends the NONOTO a sculptural character. A ring […]

Danish brand Skagerak now at Interstudio

Interstudio is excited to introduce the Skagerak furniture range to Australia. The Danish brand is synonymous with well-crafted furniture.

Cordless power and USB charging: the Fab lamp relaunched

In 1991, ISM Objects design studio developed the Fab lamp; 25 years later it has released the Fab 25 lamp. The original Fab lamp, a flat-pack self-assembled table lamp, was an immediate success. It won an ‘Artist & Industry’ award for design and production, retailed in the MoMA gift shop in New York, and Country […]