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Indesign #84

JJ Acuna on hospitality design in Asia-Pac

JJ Acuna on hospitality design in Asia-Pac

Hong Kong-based designer and consummate cosmopolitan, JJ Acuna of Bespoke Studio, muses on the changing face of hospitality and design across Asia Pacific.

3 learnings with Caroline Olah of Reddie

3 learnings with Caroline Olah of Reddie

We sit down with Reddie Furniture founder Caroline Olah to discuss Asian influence, design heritage and manufacturing.

HOTA Gallery makes its mark on the Gold Coast

HOTA Gallery makes its mark on the Gold Coast

The Gold Coast’s new HOTA Gallery engages with the post-modern city in a casual surfside manner, coming to life through an organic, Voronoi concept.

The university building that blurs academia and practice boundaries

The university building that blurs academia and practice boundaries

Blur and blend: the conventional boundaries between academia and practice are thoughtfully broken down in the University of Sydney’s Susan Wakil Health Building.

How masterful façades inspire us to engage with education precincts

How masterful façades inspire us to engage with education precincts

Architectural expression influences the way we engage with our education precincts. Lyons and John Wardle Architects marry design vision and innovative façade solutions to great effect.

Why schools play a critical role in new suburbs

Why schools play a critical role in new suburbs

If schools are the glue of our communities, what are the ‘sticky’ elements every modern school must have? Mark van den Enden of Architectus breaks it down for us.

An expansive atrium shines in CBA’s impressive Sydney offices

An expansive atrium shines in CBA’s impressive Sydney offices

Davenport Campbell delivers the second phase of CBA’s South Eveleigh campus with a future-fit workplace that aligns people with tech and innovation.

Making the strange your secret power

Making the strange your secret power

In establishing a new life in Copenhagen, Nikolai Kotlarczyk uses his experience of being a newcomer to nurture new design ideas.

Your chance to win a Markian rug worth $4000

Your chance to win a Markian rug worth $4000

Subscribe to Indesign Magazine #85 and tell us what your favourite design style is and why for your chance to win a Markian rug worth $4000.

The curtain rises on Sydney Theatre Company’s Wharf Renewal Project

The curtain rises on Sydney Theatre Company’s Wharf Renewal Project

The Sydney Theatre Company (STC) is a much loved and revered institution, not only in its hometown of Sydney and across Australia, but also around the globe. Now that it has a revitalised and renewed home at The Wharf in Walsh Bay is the icing on the cake for both the staff of the STC and the theatre going public.

Minimal or maximal? The power of adaptability in education

Minimal or maximal? The power of adaptability in education

Whether minimalist or maximalist, education design ultimately needs to be adaptable. Leanne Amodeo explores the power of flexibility in contemporary education spaces.

Grimshaw’s methodology for education urbanism

Grimshaw’s methodology for education urbanism

When education buildings are properly integrated into the urban fabric of cities, magic happens. Grimshaw puts the method around that magic.

Are you the winner of Indesign Magazine #84 subscription competition?

Are you the winner of Indesign Magazine #84 subscription competition?

Find out if you’ve been selected as last edition’s winner and see how you can have the chance to win a trending Markian rug, valued at over $4000.

With_Architecture Studio ushers Hayman Theatre into new era

With_Architecture Studio ushers Hayman Theatre into new era

Originally designed in 1968 by Perth public architect, Vin Davies, The Hayman Theatre at Curtain University is a brutalist beauty, revitalised by With_Architecture.

9 fresh takes on Education and Urbanism in Indesign #84

9 fresh takes on Education and Urbanism in Indesign #84

Our latest issue looks beyond the classroom as simply an environment for teacher and student, to consider the relationship between education and urbanism.

“It’s about people and place” – education design in 2021

“It’s about people and place” – education design in 2021

How can we design our schools to better support our people and enrich our sense of community? Indesign Editor, Alice Blackwood, talks education and urbanism in 2021.