Articles tagged Australia

Retail

The Kitchens by Landini Associates makes food shopping a human event again

ROBINA – With the advent of online shopping, Landini Associates uses the uniquely tactile and interactive aspects of food to capture and engage retail customers.

Assembly Apartments by Woods Bagot. Photos Trevor Mein
Residential

Woods Bagot uses a metallic façade to reference the historically industrial neighbourhood

MELBOURNE – An influx of new residents has resulted in flats and apartments now making up nearly 60 per cent of private dwellings in the district north of the main city.

Hospitality

Sibling Architecture illustrates Australia's multicultural society for a Chinese bistro

MELBOURNE – By placing Shanghainese Art-Deco motifs in a Melbourne context, Sibling Architecture establishes a new form of Sino-Australian aesthetic for Chinese bistro Ricky & …

Australia

Gensler draws on the domestic appeal of a Sydney home for tech giant Dropbox

SYDNEY – Despite the global nature of the client, themes and imagery from Australia were vital in the development of the design. 'We want it to have the DNA of the Dropbox family but with a design …

Australia

Sunglass Hut entices millennials with face-shape matching and selfie spots

MELBOURNE – Campaign’s eyewear store for fashion-savvy millennials includes a ‘bling wall’ selfie backdrop.

 

Architecture

M Studio distorts suburban utopia with a neon-pink carwash

MELBOURNE – For the 2016 Architecture Commission, M Studio designs a hyper-coloured futuristic carwash installation to facilitate community engagement. 

Vibrant surfaces inspired by 1970s super graphics bring brutalist interiors back to life. Photo Brett Boardman
Education

Super-duper bright and brutal graphics connect space for education

BRISBANE – M3 Architecture has employed vibrant super graphics inspired by Pancho Guedes to create an environment for chance meetings, shared ideas and joy.

Australia

Three creatives join forces as Lab De Stu to dominate the Australian design scene

Based in Melbourne, trio Adam Lynch, Dale Hardiman and André Hnatojko form a cutting-edge collective intended to promote their independent designs through the vehicle of a singular entity.

Australian design studios are in focus during the selection process of our upcoming Night Fever book (pictured: Ovolo Hotel by Hassell; photo: Nicole England).
Australia

Anticipating the Antipodean odds in our upcoming edition hospitality tome Night Fever 5

Projects are being gathered, preened and prepped to be presented in the upcoming edition of our successful book series Night Fever. At this stage, the race is on to see which country will feature …

Photo Wayne Taylor
Australia

Martí Guixé plants a nourishing seed of an idea in a playful exhibition in Melbourne

MELBOURNE – Catalan designer Martí Guixé, designs a Fake Food Park at the National Gallery of Victoria, to rethink the ‘food is fuel’ analogy and harvest new nourishment concepts from budding …

The undulating roof echoes the contours of the surrounding mountains.
Hospitality

Casey Brown's equestrian retreat brings an industrial edge to the Snowy Mountains

THREDBO – Crackenback Stables are situated deep in the wilderness of the south-east Australian Mountains.

The Legacy Way façade is a collaboration between the Brisbane city council, RPS Group and UAP Factory.
Transportation

UAP Factory imprints tracked movements in the urban context

BRISBANE – The Legacy Way’s façade takes inspiration from the movements in a municipal context with its terrain-esque appearance.