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Breaking away from the break-out space

Banco Chambers by Bates Smart is an office fitout quite contrary to the hybrid, open-plan…

Banco Chambers by Bates Smart is an office fitout quite contrary to the hybrid, open-plan spaces definitive of the contemporary…

The Indesign Edit On Healthcare Environments

Welcome to The Indesign Edit: Health Check. In this issue, we explore three of the…

Welcome to The Indesign Edit: Health Check. In this issue, we explore three of the best health and aged care…

On the Move: June/July 2020

Who’s who and who’s on the move within the architecture and design industry? Bates Smart,…

Who’s who and who’s on the move within the architecture and design industry? Bates Smart, Carr and ClarkeHopkinsClarke announce their…

Kendra Pinkus, Design Maverick

When is the best time to go it alone and establish your own practice? Well…

When is the best time to go it alone and establish your own practice? Well it’s always a huge professional…

Bates Smart’s $32m design of The Foundry

Bates Smart has designed The Foundry, its site located on 592-600 Smith Street in Clifton…

Bates Smart has designed The Foundry, its site located on 592-600 Smith Street in Clifton Hill, Melbourne for $32m.

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.…

Bates Smart’s Richie Healy on the future of workplaces

Saturday Indesign is fast approaching and we couldn’t be more excited! Working with us is…

Saturday Indesign is fast approaching and we couldn’t be more excited! Working with us is a group of industry Ambassadors,…

Leaders of the pack, Living Edge, opens in Melbourne

Thursday 27th February was a big night in Melbourne for the architecture and design community,…

Thursday 27th February was a big night in Melbourne for the architecture and design community, not least because Living Edge…

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 Bates Smart, Gray Puksand, The…

Green is the new black

Hotel Chadstone Melbourne is a new five-star hotel by dwp and Bates Smart that puts…

Hotel Chadstone Melbourne is a new five-star hotel by dwp and Bates Smart that puts fashion – and sustainability –…

Healing with dignity

"We must continue to focus on delivering human-centred solutions that encourage a patient's sense of…

"We must continue to focus on delivering human-centred solutions that encourage a patient's sense of worth." Studio director at Bates…

Anything but clinical

The architects of Cabrini Malvern's new Gandel Wing have envisaged wards that feel both polished…

The architects of Cabrini Malvern's new Gandel Wing have envisaged wards that feel both polished and hotel-like in quality. But…

Meet Our Saturday Indesign 2020 Ambassadors

These are the movers and shakers of the design industry and they’re here to make…

These are the movers and shakers of the design industry and they’re here to make the most anticipated event on…

Not your ordinary university bar

UNSW is upping the ante on university hospitality venues, employing design to attract and retain…

UNSW is upping the ante on university hospitality venues, employing design to attract and retain talent. The Lounge, designed by…

Tune In: Talking Architecture podcast with Bates Smart’s Philip Vivian

What are the greatest challenges facing architecture? Where are the latest innovations happening in design?…

What are the greatest challenges facing architecture? Where are the latest innovations happening in design? How are CLT structures changing…

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…

Evolving workplaces: Hub Australia’s new Melbourne office by Bates Smart

Award-winning architecture studio Bates Smart has designed a new-generation co-working space in Melbourne for Hub…

Award-winning architecture studio Bates Smart has designed a new-generation co-working space in Melbourne for Hub Australia.

Marvellous Melbourne inspires BCG’s new workplace

Bates Smart looked to the characteristic attributes of Melbourne to bring the vitality of the…

Bates Smart looked to the characteristic attributes of Melbourne to bring the vitality of the city into a high-performance working…

On the Move: The latest promotions and updates from the industry

As the end of 2018 draws near, many practices have announced new leadership and promotions.…

As the end of 2018 draws near, many practices have announced new leadership and promotions. What a time to cap…

Bates Smart’s Mark Healey on normalising the clinical environment

Bates Smart studio director Mark Healey has carved out a unique CV having worked on…

Bates Smart studio director Mark Healey has carved out a unique CV having worked on some of Australia’s best healthcare…