A professional resource for the design curious

Get the latest design news direct to your inbox!

Hot Black

Hot Black turns 10 with a decadent soiree

Hot Black turns 10 with a decadent soiree

Interior design and architecture studio Hot Black celebrated 10 years of practice with an unforgettable event full of surprises in Melbourne’s Longsong.

Every day Hot Black delivers ‘different as usual’

Every day Hot Black delivers ‘different as usual’

As Hot Black celebrates its 10th birthday, we reflect on the how the studio continues to challenge and blur the lines of workplace design.

Introducing your 2022 Saturday Indesign speakers

Introducing your 2022 Saturday Indesign speakers

Catch up with some of our industry’s top talents at this year’s Saturday Indesign speaker series.

Here are 5 destinations where people just happen to work

Here are 5 destinations where people just happen to work

We visit five cutting-edge, Australian-designed workplaces that will make your forget what work looks like.

Work life meets park life with this Hot Black workplace concept

Work life meets park life with this Hot Black workplace concept

Hot Black’s “atemporal” architectural concept has been recognised as a Top Design in Herman Miller’s Workplace Redefined – The Design Challenge. Here’s what Hot Black put forward.

The latest people On the Move

The latest people On the Move

Movements and promotions abound in the industry – most notable being HASSELL’s appointment of seven new Principals across its ten global studios.

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.

Announcing the winners of the Shaw Contract Design Awards 2019

Announcing the winners of the Shaw Contract Design Awards 2019

Marking its fourteenth year, the Shaw Contract Design Awards celebrate and recognise the creative vision of the architects and designers that inspire the community.

Catch these impressive collaborative installations

Catch these impressive collaborative installations

Need some fuel for your creative fire? Catch out these incredible collaborative installations created just for Saturday Indesign.

Experiential design in a workplace?

Experiential design in a workplace?

Designers are all across the idea of creating experiences. However, more often than not it’s left for retail and hospitality projects, but what about the workplace? The team at Hot Black has considered experiential design for the workplace fit-out of superfund HESTA.

SHIFTING THE SHOWROOM EXPERIENCE THROUGH COLLABORATION

SHIFTING THE SHOWROOM EXPERIENCE THROUGH COLLABORATION

The Project is that moment when you enter a showroom and find yourself overwhelmed with surprise, excitement, joy and the urge to Instagram – right away! This year, at Melbourne Indesign we saw exhibitors approach The Project from all angles – the common element among all being collaborative engagement.