‘Featherston’ is richly illustrated monograph on Grant Featherston, best known for his Contour chairs and creator of hundreds of mid-century designs.
Every week in our Q&ADR column, ADR interviews an architect, designer, object maker or industry person about who they are beyond the work – their life, inspiration, challenges and aspirations. This week we catch up with Anne-Claire Petre, a furniture designer and founder of anaca studio, to talk about the Australian furniture industry and taking the leap to […]
When Bill Stumpf and Don Chadwick designed Aeron, they combined a deep knowledge of human-centered design with innovative, never-before-seen technology to deliver a chair unlike any other. Now Aeron has been remastered—ergonomically, functionally, anthropometrically, and environmentally—for today’s work and workers. When Aeron debuted in 1994 it was a chair unlike any the world had ever […]
REMO, designed by award-winning international designer Konstantin Grcic for Plank, is a versatile, stackable polypropylene chair for indoor or outdoor use. In stock now, the REMO chair features a T-shaped back that is available in 12 exciting colours, including: black, white, basalt grey, signal grey, green blue, yellow grey, avion blue, fern green, oxide red, […]
Say ‘Thonet’ and the refined elegance of the bentwood chair springs instantly to mind. Lauded for a simplicity of form that belies its strength, the Thonet Bentwood chair is as robust as it is graceful, classic and unabashedly a champion for the tactility and warmth of wood. It is not surprising then, that when Thonet […]
All photography by Martina Gemmola. The latest collection of furniture designed by Anaca Studio thoughtfully considers apartments and small spaces. Featuring sleek and modern pieces that take Scandinavian design cues, the range includes four key pieces. The Camille sofa has an elegant modernist aesthetic; the Edgar coffee table, a model of simplicity and lightness; the […]
A newly-released furniture range by Sydney-based Wajarri Yamatji woman Nicole Monks tells the compelling story of her heritage and lived experiences through its design.
What do Chairbiz and Products for People have in common? For those in the know, one is the evolution of the other. What started as Chairbiz in 2000 has grown, morphed and adapted into Products for People in 2016. Australian Design Review talks to both Simon Duerden and Stewart Brown of Products for People (or […]
Cassina, one of the world’s leading furniture companies, has rejoined Space and its collection of the world’s leading contemporary design brands.