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The Cologne Convo: Australians take over Orgatec 2018

We came out in droves for Orgatec 2018 – the year that Australians dominated the German commercial furniture fair quite unlike ever before.

Materiality at work: An insight from Orgatec 2018

The rise of ‘softer’ workplace designs and blurred typologies leaves an opening for a new kind of materiality. We take a look at how this area is being explored at Orgatec 2018. Hint: it’s about the convergence of technology and materials.

Dance for Life 2018 went off!

Dance for Life is a rare opportunity for the architecture and design community to really let its hair down and party – all for a good cause. 2018’s dance celebration was no exception.

Privacy without sacrificing style, from Instyle and Alexander Lotersztain

Instyle has teamed up with Derlot’s Alexander Lotersztain to launch two new acoustic products, Intersect and Float – both in Instyle’s intelligent Ecoustic collection of acoustic environmental products.

Design Supporting Youth Mental Health Issues

Dance For Life (DFL) supports ReachOut, a platform for youth dealing with mental health issues. With current statistics stating that up to one in five Australians experience symptoms of mental illness, it is something that many in the design community, and the wider community, come into contact with.

Dance For Life 2018 announced!

After a 4-year hiatus, Dance For Life returned to the design community in March this year. Next year, it’s back again at the Overseas Passenger Terminal in Sydney’s Circular Quay — promising to be bigger and better than ever.

Designing Using Acoustic Panels For Sound And Aesthetic

Instyle’s stunning acoustic range has been expanded with Blade, a tile and panel range that adds a new dimension and aesthetic to a space.

New Shades of Ecoustic Panels

Instyle has introduced a new aesthetic to its intelligent acoustic panel range with the launch of the Axis and Opus prints.

Enjoy The Silence

Ecoustic Veneer is a new award-winning acoustic modular system with a timber aesthetic designed to minimise noise in modern interiors, letting you indulge in a little peace, quiet, and style.

Talking with Michael Fitzsimons after 30 years of Instyle

In 2017, Instyle is celebrating 30 years of trend setting fabric design. We were lucky enough to sit down with founder Michael Fitzsimons to talk about the past and future of the great brand.

Bringing the Quiet to Timber

Ecoustic Veneer is a new, award-winning acoustic modular system with a timber aesthetic, designed to minimise noise in modern offices.

A New Look for Elmosoft Leather

Elmosoft, the renowned leather available from Instyle, has received a new colour range courtesy of British designer Georgina Wright.

Instyle and Megan Morton

The latest release from Instyle is a luxurious collection that embraces the past, reinterpreting traditional arts and techniques for the modern day.

Instyle Atelier Velvet | Indesign Live

Velvet Vision

Instyle’s soon to be released Atelier fabric collection is beautiful, soft and luxurious velvet.

New upholstery finishes from Instyle bridge innocence and pride

Instyle has released new fabrics in its Feel and Tonic upholstery ranges that feature fresh new colours inspired by a mid-century aesthetic.

Instyle launches Ecoustic Panel Prints

Instyle has released two new print designs to their Ecoustic® range, a sophisticated and innovative collection of panel, screen and tile products designed to provide superior sound absorption and superior pinability.

Three new fabric finishes from Instyle

The new Muse, Cocoon and Tailor fabrics from Instyle celebrate fine craftsmanship and the art of making.

New textiles by Instyle and Michael Young

British-born and Hong Kong-based designer Michael Young has released a range of three new exciting textiles, available locally through Instyle

VERONA Leather in New Colours

The pure-aniline collection from Contemporary Leathers gets five new nature-based colours


Want to know what made the spec’ schedule for all our featured projects?

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Interior Design: Unispace Architect: Cox Architecture (Base Build Architects) Project Manager: Insight Project Services Builder: Multiplex Structural Engineer: ARUP Digital Artworks: Wayfinding Café Design: Mim Design Digital Design: Accenture Specialty Furniture: Glen Holst   Duration: 32 months   Furniture Muuto, Walter Knoll, Herman Miller, PROOF furniture, Living Edge. Vitra office furniture, Vitra. Jardan furniture, Jardan. EDO chairs, Tacchini, Cosse, Thinking Works furniture, Stylecraft. Rossetto […]

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Perth Children’s Hospital Architect and Interior Design: JCY Architects and Urban Designers, Cox Architecture and Billard Leece Partnership with HKS Inc. Managing Contractor: John Holland Group Structural, Civil, Façade and Traffic Engineer: Aurecon Services Engineer: Norman Disney & Young Landscape Architect: Newforms Landscape Architecture Compliance Consultant: Philip Chun and Associates Wayfinding: Buro North, Diadem BIM Management: PDC Consultants   Budget: $1.2bn Duration: 89 months […]

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Australian Nursing & Midwifery Federation Architect: Crone Architects Project Manager: Montlaur Project Services Builder: Multiplex Australia Structural & Services Engineer: WSP Fire Engineer: Exova Quality Surveyor: Altus Page Kirkland Town Planner: Urbis Façade Engineer: AECOM   Budget: $74m Duration: 26 months   Furniture Workplace and education loose furniture to base build, Stylecraft. Auditorium seating, KFive.   Lighting Ground floor pendant lighting, Darkon.   […]

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Salamanca Architect: FJMT Studio Contractor: HY Structural Engineer: Taylor Thomson Whitting Accessibility Engineer: Morris Goding Acoustic, Lighting, ESD, Mechanical and Fire Engineer: Arup Electrical, Communications, Hydraulic, Fire Services and Security: GHD Ergonomics: Working Armour Heritage: Design 5 Architects Quantity Surveyor: WT Partnership   Duration: 26 months   Furniture ‘Noor’ seat pad and sled base chair, 4 leg poly chair, Interstudio. ‘ESO’ ivy timber chair, Rix […]

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Architect: Foolscap Studio Project Manager / Builder: Yarra Valley Commercial Specialist Lighting: Light Project Metalwork: Formanova   Length: 11 months   Furniture ‘Huggy’ low stool, Obodo. ‘m.a.d.’ sling upholstered chair, ‘Grille’ outdoor chair and barstool, Gohome. ‘FERMOB’ bar stool, Café Culture. ‘Pedrali’ bolding dining and bar table base, Prototype Furniture.   Lighting ‘Fabbian’ aerostat F27 table lamp, Gineico. Custom […]

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Architect: Woods Bagot Project Manager / Builder: Lendlease Building Structural Engineer: Meinhardt Australia ESD / MEP Consultant: WSP DDA: Morris Access Consulting Acoustic Engineer: Renzo Tonin & Associates   Furniture ‘Setu’ chair, ‘Eames’ aluminium management chair, Herman Miller. ‘Zody’ chair, Haworth. Drop in table, bench table, quadrant single seat chair, PBS table, Koskela. ‘Arper Duna’ chair, ‘Plop’ ottoman, ‘Short and Long’ […]

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 Architect: Geyer Project Manager: Turner Townsend Thinc Builder: Buildcorp Structural Engineer: Robert Bird Group Services Engineer: Medland   Duration: 2 years   Furniture Thinking Works, Keith Melbourne, Ross Gardam furniture throughout, Stylecraft. Miscellaneous furniture, Koskela, Jardan, Zenith. Muuto, Herman Miller throughout, Living Edge. Hay throughout, Cult. Saba Italia throughout, Café Culture Insitu. Bernhardt Design, Enea throughout, KE-ZU. Fornasarig throughout, Own […]

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Interior Design: Davenport Campbell and Partners Builder: Mirvac Change Management: Puzzle Partners Services Consultant: Mirvac   Furniture Workstations, Haworth, Steelcase. General chairs, Steelcase, Jardan, Hub, Cult. Stools, Anabou, Jardan, Workarena. Meeting chairs, Cult, Wilkhahn, Stylecraft. Tables, Arredorama, Stylecraft, Workarena.   Lighting Lighting throughout, Cult, Euroluce, Artemide, Light Project, JSB Lighting, Eagle Lighting, Living Edge, KKDC, Light Culture, TEC LED, Great […]

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Furniture Instyle – Joinery vinyl Lighting Light Project – Intra Lighting – Pipes S Suspended can light, Nocturnal – Dunnart low profile surface mounted direct wall light Douglas & Bec – Line Wall Light Finishes Axess Glass – Fluted Glass Dulux – Acrylic wall paint –Deep Rift Fethers – Brass and metalwork and timber veneer G-Lux […]

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Architect Cox Architecture Photography Alina Gozina Interior Designer Sally Hieatt Interiors Project Manager Construction Control Australia Builder Construction Control Australia Structural Engineer AWT Consulting Engineers Services Engineer Norman Disney & Young Lighting Design LDP Hydraulic Engineer Vital Design Landscape Architect Oxigen/DZ Design Civil Engineer Robert Bird Furniture Cult – Poltrona Frau ‘Archibald’ and ‘Grantorino’ chairs […]

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Architect Woods Bagot Photography Trevor Mein Furniture Living Edge – Mirra 2 Chair, Fabricus Lounge Chair, Eames Walnut Stool, Jaan Living Lounge, Eames Meeting Tables, Mirra Task Chairs Wilkhahn – Graph Chairs, Cantilever Chair Vitra – PhysixChair, Repos Lounge Chair Stylecraft – Catifa Dining Chair, Mayfair Meeting Chair, Blava Easy Lounge Chair, Gher Informal Meeting […]

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Architect Mim Design Photography Sean Fennessy Project Manager Savills Builder Vaughn Constructions Services Engineer GHD Landscape Designer Scott Carver Furniture Prototype Furniture – Custom oak chair and custom stone dining table Finishes Dulux – ‘Natural White’, ‘Angel’, paint throughout CDK Stone – Super White Bench Top, Verona Fridge Bench Signorino – Paris Tile Resene – […]

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Architect Geyer Photography Courtesy of Deloitte Touche Tomatsu Limited Builder Dawn Express Services Consultant NDY Joinery Sampari Furniture Haworth – Zody Task Chair and Stool, X99 Training Chair, Hello Mobil Client Chair, Mama Bear and Sita Client Concierge, Orangebox Tara Client Source Chair, Point Stool, Client Ottoman, Fletcher Vaughn Two-seater Collaboration Bench, focus chairs, client […]

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Architect Davenport Campbell and Partners Photography Katherine Lu Builder Lend Lease Services Engineer Medland Metropolis Furniture Cult – Meeting chairs, high stools, ottomans, sofas, breakout tables and chairs Koskela – Breakout tables Living Edge – Armchairs Schiavello – Workstations, focus booths and coffee tables Space Furniture – High backed lounge chairs Steelcase – Training chairs […]

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Interior Designer Samantha Eades Photography Michael Gazzola Builder MIC Projects Furniture Westwood Furniture – Mettmate Timber Furniture Jonathan Ben-Tovim – Ben-Tovim Stools Lighting Achor Ceramics – Earth Wall Light Finishes Urban Salvage – Reclaimed timber Tiles of Ezra – Moroccan tiles and hand-painted tiles Porters Paints – Black Blue Paint Instyle – Accent vinyl Wootten – […]

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Architect Enter Projects Photography Brett Boardman Builder CJ Duncan Heritage Architect Weir Phillips Heritage Structural Engineer Martin Zimmerman Joiner Karisma Joinery Furniture Enter Projects – Light screens and banquet seating Instyle Seating – Chairs Read the full story in Indesign Magazine #66. 

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Architect Craig Tan Architects Photography Jaime Diaz-Berrio Interiors Samantha Eades Design Bergman & Co. Project Manager Armitage Jones Structural Engineer Adams Engineering Mechanical Engineer Cortese Consultants Hydraulics Engineer Clements Consulting Contractor Domain Builders Building Surveyor PLP Acoustic Consultant WSP Furniture JR Group – Thonet ‘Vienna’ Chair Cafe Culture + Insitu – Hemsworth Shop Stool and […]

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Architect Carr Photography Nicole England Trevor Mein Space Planner Woods Bagot Design Development and Construction Documenter Kann Finch Finishes Dulux – Paint throughout Laine – Acoustic fabric Viridian Glass – Colour backed glass Kvadrat Maharam – Fabric and vinyl upholstery Instyle – Leather upholstery Surface Squared – Abet Laminati laminate Laminex – Study room laminate […]

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Architect Siren Design Photography Tom Blachford  Builder Capabuild Service Engineer Aston Consulting Furniture Curious Grace – Hourglass Side Table, breakout tennis table and chairs Alloyfold – Lobby seating Stylecraft – Lobby stools, boardroom chairs and breakout table Cafe Culture + Insitu – Pedrali Plus Chair, Bellawood Table Home Concepts – Argyle Chairs Something Beginning With […]