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‘We wanted to imbue all our products with rich personalities,’ Dowel Jones on championing creativity

‘We wanted to imbue all our products with rich personalities,’ Dowel Jones on championing creativity

With just one week to go, Dowel Jones’ Design From Home competition seeks to ignite collaboration and artistry across Australia’s design community.

Dowel Jones introduces the Design From Home competition

Dowel Jones introduces the Design From Home competition

With most of Australia in social isolation Dowel Jones introduces a new design competition to help keep our brains from atrophying

Microsoft Technology Centre, by Tom Mark Henry

Microsoft Technology Centre, by Tom Mark Henry

How to make a global tech giant with a transient workforce feel at home? Find out with Sydney’s new Microsoft Technology Centre.

Joint forces: The collabs and latest releases as seen at Saturday Indesign

Joint forces: The collabs and latest releases as seen at Saturday Indesign

Collaboration is perhaps one of the most powerful tools in the designer’s and supplier’s arsenal. And where better to release the full power of collaborative creative vision than Saturday in Design? Here we revisit 10 top collaborations from this year’s event.

Playfully Serious: ownworld, Dowel Jones & polytec collaborate on workplace design

Playfully Serious: ownworld, Dowel Jones & polytec collaborate on workplace design

See what happens when ownworld, Dowel Jones and polytec put minds and materials together in Collingwood for Saturday Indesign…

Get ready! Announcing our first exhibitors for Saturday Indesign

Get ready! Announcing our first exhibitors for Saturday Indesign

We are pumped to announce our first group of exhibitors (with more to come) for Saturday Indesign.

Anchovy Bandit by Sans-Arc Studio

Anchovy Bandit by Sans-Arc Studio

With its subtle art-deco aesthetic and nostalgic undertones, Anchovy Bandit could be the setting of many a memorable movie scene.

5 minutes with Ben Edwards ahead of Plasticity

5 minutes with Ben Edwards ahead of Plasticity

Not afraid to break the traditional boundaries of a designer, Ben Edwards of Studio Edwards is in the midst of organising a new design program – alt. material – we chat with him ahead of the first exhibition, Plasticity.

8bit Collins Street

8bit Collins Street

With a new designer diner in Melbourne’s Collins Street, Eid Goh of ArchitectsEAT and 8bit siblings Michelle and Alan Sam talk brand evolution, the significance of Super Mario and the sophisticated art of casual hospitality.

Our Top 5 Interviews of 2017

Our Top 5 Interviews of 2017

From hospitality stalwarts to the furniture designers you’re probably already familiar with, take a look at our hitlist of people.

Can Kids Learn About Good Design Through Their School Environment?

Can Kids Learn About Good Design Through Their School Environment?

Branch Studio Architects has designed The Quad Canteen a space that has the potential to be more than just a canteen.

Creativity Has An Economy: Dowel Jones

Creativity Has An Economy: Dowel Jones

Meet Dale Hardiman and Adam Lynch, the designers behind Melbourne-based studio Dowel Jones who are fostering a culture of creativity and collaboration.

Local Design x Kozminsky: A Rockstar Line-up of Aussie Designers

Local Design x Kozminsky: A Rockstar Line-up of Aussie Designers

Melbourne’s Kozminsky celebrates its 165th birthday with a killer collaboration with 7 of Australia’s most unique and sought after designers.

Poacher & Hound

Poacher & Hound

A new hospitality project by Technē Architecture + Interior Design has opened in Mount Waverley in Victoria.

Emerging Lighting Designers: Illuminating Experiments

Emerging Lighting Designers: Illuminating Experiments

Function is a given when it comes to lighting design; it must facilitate illumination. When it comes to form, however, the only limit is the designer’s imagination and will to experiment. And as Rebecca Gross discovers, the imagination and experiments of these emerging designers is evidence of the high calibre of award-winning talent in Australian lighting design.