New appointments at Buchan bolster international team

International design practice Buchan continues to build capability and capacity with two new appointments in New Zealand, as Scott Inverarity joins the Auckland studio as a senior associate, whilst Christchurch welcomes associate Crispin Schurr.  New Zealand regional operations leader and Christchurch principal Raylene McEwan says both will work across the entire business, in line with Buchan’s fluid […]

GroupGSA fosters connection in new hybrid workplace in Parramatta

Designed by GroupGSA for Westpac at Parramatta Square, this workplace is “centred on the employee proposition”. The new workplace unifies Westpac’s existing Concord and Parramatta sites in the heart of Western Sydney. The workplace, totalling 18,000-square-metre across eight floors, is designed to foster a strong connection to the place with a vibrant cultural overlay.  GroupGSA […]

Temple of Boom makes its debut in 2022 NGV Architecture Commission

Designed by Melbourne-based architects Adam Newman and Kelvin Tsang, Temple of Boom has been unveiled in the NGV Garden. Now in its seventh iteration, the commission is a chance for architects and designers to pen a temporary pavilion to be displayed throughout the summer at the NGV International’s Grollo Equiset Garden in Melbourne. Newman and […]

Welsh + Major wins competition with singular warehouse

Welsh + Major has won a design excellence competition for a new multi-level industrial warehouse and distribution complex at St Peters, in the inner suburbs of Sydney, on Gadigal Land.  The practice has a reputation for creating delightful, practical and inspiring architecture, which is thoroughly represented in its newly awarded project.  The proposal to be […]

Getting to know: Halliday + Baillie on the craftsmanship of hardware

Halliday + Baillie is a major player when it comes to designing, manufacturing and exporting innovative and timeless hardware. The New Zealand company has been around for two decades, and aesthetics, materials and finish are among its highest priorities. In these videos, Halliday + Baillie CEO and director Tanya Rive looks back at the origins […]

Discover the power of colour in the workplace with Herman Miller

It’s no secret that dynamic workplaces help people do their best work. This prompted Herman Miller to create problem-solving designs that are as beautiful as they are helpful. Colour is a powerful tool. Its ability to inject personality and well-being into a space enhances productivity, people’s mood and experience. With this in mind, Herman Miller […]

Discover IGO by Rezen + Templewell, recipient of Best of Globe by 2022 Shaw Contract Design Awards

IGO by Rezen + Templewell is one of the Best of Globe winners from the 2022 Shaw Contract Design Awards, which celebrate the optimism of design, and its ability to influence everyday lives. Rezen + Templewell were tasked with creating a mining workplace that wasn’t traditionally masculine and that is representative of IGO’s values and people.  IGO […]

The balance between contemporary and classic design – Alex Morrison Interiors

Spending her childhood in Switzerland surrounded by European antiquities and design-loving parents, Sydney-based interior designer Alex Morrison is inspired by timeless yet poignant spaces. We first met Morrison earlier this year with her work on Autore Moda flagship, a Double Bay retail store that challenged conventional stylistic choices for jewellery shops. Featuring a curvaceous banquette […]

Trust Neolith for elegant kitchen and bathroom make-overs

Global sintered stone specialist Neolith is all about showcasing beauty while opting for a natural look – Neolith looks are synonymous with taste and elegance in kitchens and bathrooms. Particularly, when it comes to kitchens and bathrooms, choosing Neolith is always a safe bet. With its diverse collection and extensive design knowledge, Neolith is an […]