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.

A case of 20/20 vision

Four villages, two towers, multiple connecting stairs and an entirely new working model that's been…

Four villages, two towers, multiple connecting stairs and an entirely new working model that's been four years in the making.…

Ellis Design Studio: Bringing stories to life across the pond

London-based, Australian designer Alan Ellis brings a theatrical, narrative-led approach to his work. None more…

London-based, Australian designer Alan Ellis brings a theatrical, narrative-led approach to his work. None more so than in his latest…

When Co-Working Applies to a Hair Salon

Recently opened in Melbourne, Chiseled is a hair salon founded on more than design, it…

Recently opened in Melbourne, Chiseled is a hair salon founded on more than design, it also brings in design thinking.

On the Move

We cover the latest moves, promotions and celebrations across the architecture and design industry, including…

We cover the latest moves, promotions and celebrations across the architecture and design industry, including Plus Architecture, Gray Puksand, Unispace,…

Glenn Murcutt on his design for MPavilion

Indesignlive sits down with Pritzker Prize laureate Glenn Murcutt, in the newly opened MPavilion, to…

Indesignlive sits down with Pritzker Prize laureate Glenn Murcutt, in the newly opened MPavilion, to talk about concept development, collaboration…

Saturday Indesign is coming back to Melbourne in 2020!

Yep, you heard right. Everyone’s favourite design event is popping up again in Melbourne in…

Yep, you heard right. Everyone’s favourite design event is popping up again in Melbourne in 2020 – so you can…

Institute’s 2019 Architecture Award winners revealed

Diverse, responsive and innovative, 35 winners and 12 commendations have been revealed for the Institute's…

Diverse, responsive and innovative, 35 winners and 12 commendations have been revealed for the Institute's 2019 Architecture Awards.

Doing it for the kids: Compass Immunology Clinic by whitewood

Compass Immunology Clinic is a unique concept clinic, one of the first in Australia, where…

Compass Immunology Clinic is a unique concept clinic, one of the first in Australia, where children (and adults) can come…

It’s time to meet Jac

Introducing the people’s chair – Jac – Zenith’s latest collection of lifestyle and workplace chairs,…

Introducing the people’s chair – Jac – Zenith’s latest collection of lifestyle and workplace chairs, designed by Schamburg + Alvisse.

On the Town!

From Futurespace's famous client party to a restaurant opening and an intimate fine dining experience…

From Futurespace's famous client party to a restaurant opening and an intimate fine dining experience – here's what's been happening…

Fender Katsalidis’ design solution for youth homelessness

A pro-bono project with heart, Melbourne City Mission Frontyard Youth Refuge has been given a…

A pro-bono project with heart, Melbourne City Mission Frontyard Youth Refuge has been given a world-first design solution combining accommodation…

Venice Biennale 2020 concept and creative directors revealed

Tristan Wong (SJB) and Jefa Greenaway (Greenaway Architects and Academic) have been announced as creative…

Tristan Wong (SJB) and Jefa Greenaway (Greenaway Architects and Academic) have been announced as creative directors for the 2020 Venice…

Clinically soft: Hecker Guthrie brings Script Skincare to life

Tactile and textured with a futurist bent, Script Skincare is a retail and treatment offering…

Tactile and textured with a futurist bent, Script Skincare is a retail and treatment offering centred on the user journey…

5 minutes with Wästberg founder Magnus Wästberg

We get insight into Wästberg, a Swedish brand built on the notion of light as…

We get insight into Wästberg, a Swedish brand built on the notion of light as a source of safety and…

How is technology being integrated in the bathroom?

Technology has well and truly made its way into nearly every facet of life. But…

Technology has well and truly made its way into nearly every facet of life. But what about the bathroom? In…

Woven Image celebrates 15 years of EchoPanel® in style

It’s not every day that an iconic Australian manufacturer gets to celebrate the phenomenal impact…

It’s not every day that an iconic Australian manufacturer gets to celebrate the phenomenal impact and longevity of a key…

Formway Design is making lives better, one product at a time

It’s a lofty goal, but New Zealand design studio Formway understands the impetus and responsibility…

It’s a lofty goal, but New Zealand design studio Formway understands the impetus and responsibility that comes with designing furniture.…

Play spaces to inspire the kid in all of us

Bringing the scale down to their level while doing away with the typical clash of…

Bringing the scale down to their level while doing away with the typical clash of colours – this collection of…

A place to meet: Gumbuya café

Gumbuya is an Aboriginal word for meeting place, which formed the concept for the café…

Gumbuya is an Aboriginal word for meeting place, which formed the concept for the café and restaurant in Sydney.

5 minutes with Tom Fereday on OMNI

Developed in collaboration with Earp Bros, OMNI is an entirely new design direction for designer…

Developed in collaboration with Earp Bros, OMNI is an entirely new design direction for designer Tom Fereday. We get the…