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Aleesha Callahan

Aleesha Callahan is the editor of Indesignlive.com. Based in Melbourne, Australia, Aleesha is able to get to the bottom of design by interviewing the brightest talent, and exploring the themes that are shaping the design and architecture industry today. She has written for a variety of publications and brings her knowledge gained working as an interior designer to the stories she writes.

Stories

Hot Black turns 10 with a decadent soiree

Hot Black turns 10 with a decadent soiree

Interior design and architecture studio Hot Black celebrated 10 years of practice with an unforgettable event full of surprises in Melbourne’s Longsong.

RONE transports us to post-WWII Melbourne at Flinders Street Station

RONE transports us to post-WWII Melbourne at Flinders Street Station

Melbourne artist RONE creates a time capsule of mid-century Melbourne with an immersive installation in the infamous Flinders Street Station ballroom. ‘Time’ is now open, running until April 2023.

The Rigg Design Prize asks the question: Can creativity be designed?

The Rigg Design Prize asks the question: Can creativity be designed?

Bringing advertising and communication design to life in a first major exhibition for the NGV, the 2022 Rigg Design Prize highlights the creative thinking driving some of the Australia’s best agencies.

Destination Great Dane: The great Danish design aficionado opens in Brisbane

Destination Great Dane: The great Danish design aficionado opens in Brisbane

Great Dane joins the Queensland set with the opening of its new retail destination in Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley. Here are all the highlights from its welcoming soiree.

Watch: Caroma designs beyond the set standard

Watch: Caroma designs beyond the set standard

Andy Grigor, the head of design at Caroma, shares insights into the innovations in the bathroom you may not even be aware of; and how an in-house, design-led approach creates a complete bathroom solution.

Bompas & Parr launches Casey Cornucopia at Bunjil Place

Bompas & Parr launches Casey Cornucopia at Bunjil Place

From edible fog to theatrical performances centred around the Indigenous history of Bunjil Place, Casey Cornucopia is a sensory explosion waiting to be explored.

Editor’s pick – the best installations at Fuorisalone, Milan 2022

Editor’s pick – the best installations at Fuorisalone, Milan 2022

Our editor tours you through 7 of the best installations at the Fuorisalone in Milan. Each designed to spark inspiration, and some with a clear call to action.

Sexy, sleek kitchens and bathroom sanctuaries

Sexy, sleek kitchens and bathroom sanctuaries

Salone del Mobile is full of inspiring design and this year it spills out to the EuroCucina and EuroBagno.

Hot off the press! 9 new product launches direct from Milan Furniture Fair

Hot off the press! 9 new product launches direct from Milan Furniture Fair

The sights and sounds of Salone are in full swing this week for the much-anticipated return of the world’s biggest design fair. Aleesha Callahan reports on the latest releases on the ground.

Which colours motivate us and incite productivity?

Which colours motivate us and incite productivity?

Co-founder and design director of interior design studio Made For., Cara Stizza shares her insights into how colour can shape mood, motivation and better productivity.

Celebrating Gaggenau Kitchen of the Year Awards

Celebrating Gaggenau Kitchen of the Year Awards

Gaggenau recently hosted shortlisted designers and friends to honour the inaugural Kitchen of the Year award with an intimate in-person event in its Melbourne showroom.

Turning the page on safe spaces: Aesop’s Queer Library

Turning the page on safe spaces: Aesop’s Queer Library

Welcoming all walks of life, Aesop has turned its Fitzroy and Paddington stores into Queer Libraries to align with Australia’s Pride festivities.

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