Cultivated, in collaboration with Powerhouse and Fritz Hansen, presents Reviving Design Icons event during Sydney Design Week

During Sydney Design Week, Cult’s award-winning sustainability initiative, Cultivated, is set to present Reviving Design Icons – a rare insight into the restoration process of one of the most iconic chairs in furniture history, a Fritz Hansen Series 7 chair. Since 2013, Cultivated has offered refurbishment services for original mid-century modern furniture. For two days […]

Phoenix unveils new international collection inspired by Seven Star Bay

Nuage by Phoenix draws inspiration from natural and earthen elements, coming together to blur the lines between the fabricated and organic. Proudly designed in Australia by Phoneix’s in-house team, Nuage is recognised internationally for its unique and functional product composition with a GOOD DESIGN award and an iF Design Award for the mixer range. The […]

Discover safe and sustainable surfacing solutions with Neolith’s Six-S Collection

Neolith has announced four exciting and original new surfaces to the Six-S Collection, promoting its commitment and awareness of its global responsibility as a best practice brand. Inspired by global biodiversity, green principles and the ongoing fight against COVID-19, these new surfaces look beyond immediate visual appeal and explore Neolith’s core values and business ethos. […]

Australian and New Zealand practices excel in 2022 Shaw Contract Design Awards

The 2022 Shaw Contract Design Awards program is an opportunity to recognise spaces that inspire creative ways of living, working, learning and healing through a design lens. The 2022 Shaw Contract Design Awards, now in its 17th year, had almost 600 submissions from 44 countries with 37 projects selected as Best of Region finalists. All […]

Alex Hopkins on Herman Miller’s new Zeph chair

Herman Miller is renowned for its high-performance seating and its new Zeph chair is no exception, as Studio Tate's design director Alex Hopkins explains.

Pittella launches the new Ginkgo handle, inspired by its namesake tree

Headlining the new dnd for the Pittella collection, Pittella has launched the Ginkgo handle. Designed by renowned industrial designer Giulio Iacchetti, the minimal and cutting-edge design is a natural addition to Pittella’s offering.  The Ginkgo door handle has been thoughtfully designed to replicate the fan-like geometry of the leaves of a Ginkgo tree. In 2017, […]

Laufen combines elegance with ease for the bathtub

In collaborating with designers from all over the world, Laufen combines its philosophy with different influences, ideas, concepts and multicultural approaches to give rise to two collections for the bathroom with unforgettable beautiful bathtubs. The modern bathroom is now viewed as a sanctuary and a private space for relaxation. While this is informing the style […]

MondoClad – a sustainable alternative to timber

MondoClad from HVG Facades is a range of premium solid aluminium panels that come in a variety of woodgrain colours and is 100 percent recyclable.

Meet the 2022 Shaw Contract Design Awards judges

Judging for the 2022 Shaw Contract Design Awards is well and truly under way! Built on Shaw Contract’s foundation to celebrate the optimism of design and its ability to influence everyday life, the Shaw Contract Design Awards showcases excellence and the creative vision of designers and architects from all over the globe. 2022 Shaw Contract Design Awards Overview “Now […]

Geometric and textured Sonar bath by Laufen

Swiss bathroom manufacturer Laufen has revealed its Sonar bath designed by Patricia Urquiola who was inspired by “the way sound waves travel through water”. The freestanding piece is part of the broader Sonar Collection, including washbasins, vanities and toilets. Featuring thin edges and geometric texture, the Sonar bath is finished in white and is designed […]