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It’s time to meet Jac

It’s time to meet Jac

Introducing the people’s chair – Jac – Zenith’s latest collection of lifestyle and workplace chairs, designed by Schamburg + Alvisse.

HAY’s Hee Welling on democratic design in the age of globalisation

HAY’s Hee Welling on democratic design in the age of globalisation

In Australia to launch a new series of chairs for HAY, Hee Welling pauses to chat with us about evolution, democratic design and drawing classes.

Fringe Furniture 33 continues to inspire

Fringe Furniture 33 continues to inspire

One of Australia’s longest-running platforms for furniture design, Fringe Furniture, returns for its 33rd year and continues to push the envelope.

Smart and sustainable furniture with So Watt

Smart and sustainable furniture with So Watt

Sydney-based design studio, So Watt, celebrates dynamic collaboration and enhances the workplace with the Rover Team Table.

Honouring time-honoured materials: Brodie Neill

Honouring time-honoured materials: Brodie Neill

Since establishing his studio in London, Brodie Neill has worked with an impressive roster of clients and has founded a self-designed and self-produced furniture brand, Made in Ratio.

Minimalist furniture: Tom Skeehan’s ‘Nave’

Minimalist furniture: Tom Skeehan’s ‘Nave’

Tom Skeehan of SKEEHAN Studio brings forward a commercial range for Stylecraft Furniture exploring the material narrative within Australian manufacturing.

The late bloomer: Jon Goulder

The late bloomer: Jon Goulder

Jon Goulder has been a mainstay of the Australian design industry for 20 years, but it’s only now that he considers his career to be taking off. We look at the 2019 INDE Luminary nominees career trajectory.

Finding freedom in simplicity – Billiani’s Layer chair

Finding freedom in simplicity – Billiani’s Layer chair

Defined by a continuity and linearity between design and material is the Layer chair by the award-winning German designer, Michael Geldmacher, for Billiani.

Calling for experimental furniture: Fringe Furniture 32

Calling for experimental furniture: Fringe Furniture 32

For everything from the boundary-pushing to the market ready, the 32nd Fringe Furniture exhibition is calling for entries.

What can design learn from Bowie Bonds?

What can design learn from Bowie Bonds?

For many furniture designers struggling to survive on two to five per cent royalties cheques, the recently departed David Bowie delivers a masterclass in ‘get rich or die at Salone’.

Breaking the stereotype with Marcel Wanders

Breaking the stereotype with Marcel Wanders

With a mind that zooms at a million miles a minute, Marcel Wanders keeps his team at Moooi on their toes. Taking time out to tour the Australian design circuit, we met with Wanders to talk the future of hospitality.

Indesign Luminary: Helen Kontouris

Indesign Luminary: Helen Kontouris

One of Australia’s most successful product designers internationally, Helen Kontouris is a star whose career has taken a stellar trajectory.