Leanne Amodeo

Out with the Old School, in with the Play School

Education as we know it is on the brink of revolution, and playtime will prevail.…

Education as we know it is on the brink of revolution, and playtime will prevail. SolBe Learning Centre in Boston,…

Make way for the alphas: Early learning spaces for digital natives

The ‘alpha generation’ has never known a world without smartphones. How do we design early…

The ‘alpha generation’ has never known a world without smartphones. How do we design early learning environments to nurture these…

Dramatic Statement: John Wardle Architects’ Caulfield Library, Monash university

A Brutalist 1970s library building provides the bones for a Renaissance-like redevelopment at Monash University’s…

A Brutalist 1970s library building provides the bones for a Renaissance-like redevelopment at Monash University’s Caulfield campus. The outcome is…

Akin Atelier’s sensitive touch: CAMILLA & MARC

Customer experience are the words on every retailer's lips in 2019. Retail design aficionados Akin…

Customer experience are the words on every retailer's lips in 2019. Retail design aficionados Akin Atelier show us what a…

Knowledge capital: Workplaces for creativity and thinking

Idea generation, creativity and mental stamina: this is the currency of the modern-day knowledge worker.…

Idea generation, creativity and mental stamina: this is the currency of the modern-day knowledge worker. What sort of environment is…

Emerging designer Jake Rollins: In conversation

JamFactory’s exhibition, Materials Matter: A Bauhaus Legacy, celebrates and highlights the influence of the Bauhaus…

JamFactory’s exhibition, Materials Matter: A Bauhaus Legacy, celebrates and highlights the influence of the Bauhaus on the Adelaide design institution…

Object-based learning and exhibition design with Jake Barton, Local Projects

Principal and founder of New York-based Local Projects speaks to Leanne Amodeo about creating memorable…

Principal and founder of New York-based Local Projects speaks to Leanne Amodeo about creating memorable interactive exhibition experiences.

West End charm: The Boundary Hotel by KP Architects

KP Architects’ renovation of the 155-year-old The Boundary Hotel in Brisbane’s West End brings together…

KP Architects’ renovation of the 155-year-old The Boundary Hotel in Brisbane’s West End brings together old and new with a…

Studio -gram pushes design boundaries

There is a design studio in Adelaide that is quickly reshaping the entire design landscape…

There is a design studio in Adelaide that is quickly reshaping the entire design landscape of the city – meet studio…

Hot desking… is it still hot?

Studies reveal that while flexible and agile working modes are designed to empower the individual,…

Studies reveal that while flexible and agile working modes are designed to empower the individual, they also contribute to low…

Retro tropicalismo: Kaikaya by Masquespacio

Sitting as far away from minimalism as it could come it a restaurant fit-out that…

Sitting as far away from minimalism as it could come it a restaurant fit-out that brings tropicalismo vibes by the…

A cinematic approach to design: Meet Olaver Architecture

Studying film and cinema before undertaking architecture has set Olaver Architecture up for creating atmospheric…

Studying film and cinema before undertaking architecture has set Olaver Architecture up for creating atmospheric spaces. Gontran Cherrier in Hawthorn…

The mind-craft microcosm: Incubator spaces upclose

Where do great ideas come from? Tertiary institutions are adopting the ‘ideas incubator’ model to…

Where do great ideas come from? Tertiary institutions are adopting the ‘ideas incubator’ model to empower students into an entrepreneurial…

Low-tech K Pop minimalism: Ban Ban by Genesin

Ban Ban’s interior by Genesin Studio is a low-tech K Pop minimalism treat for the…

Ban Ban’s interior by Genesin Studio is a low-tech K Pop minimalism treat for the eyes in the heart of…

Distinctly retro furniture by Masquespacio

Quirky colour combos with a decidedly retro influence – Masquespacio's new furniture collection with Houtique…

Quirky colour combos with a decidedly retro influence – Masquespacio's new furniture collection with Houtique is everything you would expect…

The hardest working little café in Randwick

Architect Ricci Bloch makes the most of High St Society’s compact site, ensuring the high-traffic…

Architect Ricci Bloch makes the most of High St Society’s compact site, ensuring the high-traffic café offers patrons easy accessibility,…

Ordered chaos: ARM’s University of Adelaide

In the University of Adelaide, a gorgeous chaos of pattern and colour pulls students down…

In the University of Adelaide, a gorgeous chaos of pattern and colour pulls students down the proverbial rabbit hole. But…

The meeting place: 1 Martin Place, Sydney

Siren Design and Adriano Pupilli Architects have reimagined the mezzanine and ground floor spaces at…

Siren Design and Adriano Pupilli Architects have reimagined the mezzanine and ground floor spaces at 1 Martin Place as inviting…

Heritage and beauty in Williams Burton Leopardi’s own studio

Williams Burton Leopardi’s new studio in the Darling Building in heart of Adelaide’s CBD is…

Williams Burton Leopardi’s new studio in the Darling Building in heart of Adelaide’s CBD is a thoughtful study in materiality,…

The masculine charm of Kingsleys

If your business was a person, who would it be? Kingsleys in Sydney had already…

If your business was a person, who would it be? Kingsleys in Sydney had already workshopped its brand strategy and…