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Premium German brand launches in Australia

Premium German brand launches in Australia

One of Europe’s leading manufacturers in contract furniture is now available Down Under.

The sustainable future of workplace furniture

The sustainable future of workplace furniture

K5 are shaking things up with a collection of pieces that celebrate circularity and prioritise wellbeing.

To know the future you must create it, Thomas Bentzen at Orgatec

To know the future you must create it, Thomas Bentzen at Orgatec

Thomas Bentzen presents a friendly and warm character, thoughtful in his responses, intuitive and just a little nostalgic in his approach to furniture solutions for modern working modes. Alice Blackwood meets Thomas at the Muuto stand, at Orgatec.

Stylish showroom, historic space: Vitra’s new home in London

Stylish showroom, historic space: Vitra’s new home in London

Iconic furniture pieces are displayed against the richly patinated industrial backdrop of the Grade II listed Tramshed building at Vitra’s new showroom in London.

“It’s a new sensibility”: Claudio Bellini on our modern work-life

“It’s a new sensibility”: Claudio Bellini on our modern work-life

The Elinor Low Back by Claudio Bellini for Pedrali encapsulates the modern sensibilities that define our modern work lives. Alice Blackwood speaks with Mr Bellini at Orgatec.

From the outside in: The story behind Extremis

From the outside in: The story behind Extremis

Extremis founder Dirk Wynants creates smart furniture pieces that speak to our very human needs, while also delivering solutions for the evolving workplace. Alice Blackwood speaks with him at Orgatec.

It’s here! HAY hits the streets of Melbourne with a Fitzroy flagship

It’s here! HAY hits the streets of Melbourne with a Fitzroy flagship

Newly opened, HAY marks its 20th year in business with a new Australian flagship in Fitzroy, Melbourne. Here’s everything you need to know.

Dean Norton delicately balances mood, material and form

Dean Norton delicately balances mood, material and form

Drawing on personal experience and finding inspiration in both form and materiality, Melbourne-based designer Dean Norton produces sculptural objects that merge into new spaces and create mood.

Insights from Orgatec – the world of workplace

Insights from Orgatec – the world of workplace

Indesignlive is on the ground in Cologne, Germany where the major workplace fair, Orgatec, has kicked off. Our editor Alice Blackwood brings us highlights from key brands showcasing at the fair.

Too comfortable to leave – Maker&Son launches Melbourne showroom

Too comfortable to leave – Maker&Son launches Melbourne showroom

Supremely comfortable. This is the catchphrase for Maker&Son’s luxurious sofas – and now beds, too. And we can confirm, they really are ridiculously comfortable.

Design, success and process with Adam Cornish

Design, success and process with Adam Cornish

Adam Cornish is a product designer who leads the way in creativity and originality. He lives and works in Australia and is a global talent in everyone’s book, writes Jan Henderson.

The 10 best things I saw at London Design Festival ’22

The 10 best things I saw at London Design Festival ’22

As Mandi Keighran reports, London Design Festival celebrated its 20th anniversary with immersive installations, shows and spaces that ran the gamut of playful through to thought-provoking. Here’s her top 10 moments.