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King Living Put Australian Design On A Global Stage

King Living Put Australian Design On A Global Stage

Two of King Living’s most celebrated pieces of outdoor furniture, the Jasper II Outdoor sofa and the Luna Outdoor Chair, are feats of local design. An in-house and external collaboration respectively.

Exhibit A of innovative things by Australian designers

Exhibit A of innovative things by Australian designers

Australian Design Centre presents the 20th anniversary exhibition of the design industry’s much anticipated annual program WORKSHOPPED20 – the very best in new Australian design by emerging and established designers.

What we learned at the Saturday Indesign talks

What we learned at the Saturday Indesign talks

What would Saturday Indesign be without some heated industry discussions? This year didn’t disappoint with 10 talks across 7 locations. If you missed out, don’t worry, we wrap-up the key messages and insights garnered from the industry’s brightest stars.

Telling the story of Australian design: Broached Commissions retrospective

Telling the story of Australian design: Broached Commissions retrospective

In a new exhibition, the work of Broached Commissions is put on display for Design Storytellers at the NGV’s Ian Potter Centre.

What makes Good Design?

What makes Good Design?

Last week saw hundreds of products across a wide range of categories awarded in the annual Good Design Awards. Here we highlight the projects and products that remain close to our heart – architecture, interiors and furniture.

Indesign Luminary: Charles Wilson

Indesign Luminary: Charles Wilson

Charles Wilson‘s career as a successful and innovative furniture and industrial designer has had a seemingly unstoppable upward trajectory.

Is Workshopped Australia’s Most Important Design Exhibition?

Is Workshopped Australia’s Most Important Design Exhibition?

It was Sydney’s Moore Park Supa Centa that played host to Workshopped, now in its 17th year, where over 800 people were present for the VIP Opening Night of Workshopped 17.

5 mins with… Charles Wilson on the Zaza sofa for King Living

5 mins with… Charles Wilson on the Zaza sofa for King Living

The Zaza sofa is the latest classic and comfortable product to emerge from the ongoing partnership of Charles Wilson and King Living.

What’s in a name? King Furniture’s new identity

What’s in a name? King Furniture’s new identity

For Australian brand, King Living, which started out as King Furniture in 1977, it has been a journey of continual evolution. And while the word Furniture has simply replaced Living on the otherwise original logo, there’s a lot more to this soft rebrand story.

CHARLES WILSON LUMINARY PARTY

CHARLES WILSON LUMINARY PARTY

Industry members gathered at Surrey House in Sydney’s Darlinghurst to celebrate the 49th recipient of Indesign’s Luminary accolade,

A Singular Beauty: Broached East

A Singular Beauty: Broached East

Elana Castle talks to Lou Weis about the historical inspiration for the collective’s latest limited edition design collection

Serif by Charles Wilson

Serif by Charles Wilson

A stool inspired by pouring aluminium is the newest design from Charles Wilson – the Serif stool.

King Furniture Joins Brisbane Indesign

King Furniture Joins Brisbane Indesign

King Furniture will kick off its first Brisbane Indesign with a royal line up of events.