Articles tagged Australia

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A plant-filled courtyard provides escape from city bustle

Sydney – In bustling downtown Sydney, Woods Bagot designs a hotel organized around a central atrium.

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A company uses its hospitality-minded workspace to connect with its clients

Cremorne, Australia – Mim Design sets the stage for Cobild Design to foster client-company relationships with a welcoming workspace.

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In this pizzeria, materials follow form, function and ornamentation

Mount Waverly, Australia – Merely 6 m wide, this Australian pizzeria was redesigned by architecture studio Hachem into an expansive vertical space with a mezzanine and peaked roof. 

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How to encourage conversation in a workspace? Build intelligently

Melbourne – Australian architecture firm Studio Tate designed Our Community House, a co-working space that uses intelligent planning to bring together different employees. 

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‘We still enjoy design – but it is not only about that anymore,’ says a couple who quit the city

Byron Bay, Australia – After separate careers in interior design and film direction, Uscha and Barny opened a homeware shop in Melbourne.

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How to develop interiors for a brand with strong materiality? Create a space with the same

Mosman, Australia – In a suburb of Sydney, Landini Associates designed a retail space as refined as the jewellery on offer from young brand Sarah & Sebastian.

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A Snøhetta-designed granite-clad Aēsop store in Sydney is the brand’s largest yet

Sydney – The Australian retailer’s eighth store by the Norwegian firm strikes a balance between Bondi Beach and the city’s central business district.

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Why a Melbourne lifestyle concept store is supposed to look better offline

Melbourne – Inspired by Syrian art and architecture, The Stella Collective designed homewares shop and café Zoobibi to help shoppers digitally disconnect.

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Inspired by The Nanny, this Sydney restaurant does 90s nostalgia – sans gimmicks

Sydney – For the interiors of C.C. Babcoq, Australian studio Tom Mark Henry brought a character from the American sitcom to life without creating an overly-niche space.

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A new mosque in Australia shows Islamic architecture going beautifully brutalist

Sydney – The Australian mosque, designed by Candalepas Associates, uses angles and curves in concrete to choreograph light.

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Want to keep kids away from digital devices? Bring them to this Aussie playground

Sydney – Frost*collective and Pal Design Group cleverly used the neutral palette of the Scandinavian style for the Nubo playground in Sydney.

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Being inside this new ramen restaurant is like picnicking under cherry blossom trees

Sydney – Australian studio Span Design used colour and video mapping projection to create a dining experience like that during Japan’s annual Hanami festival.